The procedure for determining sulfate is a modification of the barium sulfate turbidimetric method.
Sulfate is precipitated as barium sulfate by reaction with barium chloride in acidic medium. The turbidity is proportional to the concentration of sulfate:
(SO4)2- + Ba2+ → BaSO4
HI 38000 test kit comes with 100 packets sulfate reagent A, 53 g sulfate reagent B, 10 mL complexing agent, 50 mL glass test tube, 50 mL plastic vessel, 3 mL plastic pipette and spoon.
|Smallest Increment||5 mg/L|
|Chemical Method||Barium chloride|
|Number of Tests||100|