Chemical quality of water and sediments, Kearny Marsh      
       
WATER ANALYSES      
       
FIELD MEASUREMENTS      
Data from Table 2 of Langan Report on Kearny Marsh      
Sampled April and May, 1999      
       
Sample location     W14
Latitude     40 45' 48.15''
Longitude     74 07' 24. 96''
pH   std units 8.09
Temperatire   C 15.6
Specific conductivity   uS 1023
ORP   mV 118.9
Sal   ppt 0.5
DO   ppm 11
water depth   ft  
       
LAB ANALYSES      
Data from Table 1 of Langan Report on Kearny Marsh      
Sample ID     W14
sampling Date SWQS (surface water quality standards) UNITS 4/8/99
       
VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS      
Toluene 7.44 ug/l ND
Chloroform 5.67 ug/l ND
       
SEMIVOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS      
Di-n-butyl phthalate 3.53 ug/l ND
Diethylphthalate 21.2 ug/l 1.24
bis(2-Ethylhexyl)phthalate 1.76 ug/l ND
       
SEMIVOLATILE ORGANIC TICs   ug/l 14.6
Eicosane   ug/l 26.8
Hexacosane   ug/l 36.8
Heptacosane   ug/l 42.4
Octocosane   ug/l 62.8
Unknown alkanes   ug/l  
       
TOTAL PCBS   ug/l ND
       
PESTICIDES      
4.4'-DD 0.000832 ug/l ND
       
METALS      
Cadmium 10 ug/l ND
Lead 5 ug/l 9.6
Silver 164 ug/l ND
Zinc   ug/l 45
       
WET CHEMISTRY      
Cyanide 5.2,22,768,20900 ug/l ND
Total petroleum Hydrocarbons   mg/l ND
Corrosivity as pH 6.5-8.5 S.U 7.63
Total suspended solids 40 mg/l 23
Chemical Oxygen Demand   mg/l 48
Biochemical Oxygen Demand   mg/l 9.8
Total organic Carbon   mg/l 15.3
Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen   mg/l 1
Total Phosphate   mg/l 0.12
Chloride 230.000,250000,860000 ug/l 660000
Sulfate 250 mg/l 57
Color   pt.Co 50
Surfactants   mg/l ND
Turbidity 50 N.T.U 9.5
Fecal Coliform 200 MPN/100ml NA
Phenol 20,900 ug/l ND


Last Updated on 5/4/00
By TARA