Oil Test papers


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There are very few non laboratory tests for oil/hydrocarbon contamination of water sources, this is one of the better ones. This test paper should be used as a present/not present test, but it produces rapid and reliable detection of oilcontaminations of water. The sensitivity largely depends on the nature of the respective hydrocarbon - for detection limits see the table supplied with the kit. For detection of oil in water, move the paper back and forth a few times in the sample. The blue colour of the paper comes more intense the more oil/hydrocarbon is present.

Number of Tests: 100


Petroleum ether: 250 mg/l

Gasoline: 10 mg/l

Fuel oil: 5 mg/l

Lubricating oil: 1 mg/l

Total Test Time: 3 seconds

Suggested Target: Nil

Suggested Remedial Action: If you get ANY positive reading on this test it is strongly suggested passing the water through a carbon filter before consuming.


SKU TD90760
Brand Macherey-Nagel
Shipping Weight 0.0300kg
Shipping Width 0.080m
Shipping Height 0.080m
Shipping Length 0.020m

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