blank quarry site

20:45 Jun 11, 2020
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Science - Mining & Minerals / Gems / Exploration
English term or phrase: blank quarry site
• If ALS method ME-MS41 is to be used for ongoing routine analysis:
⎯ Test an additional 10 – 20 samples from the new blank quarry site to establish a
background value.
⎯ Establish an appropriate (lower) blank failure limit for ME-MS41 analysis.
lbotto
Local time: 04:09


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1cantera virgen/de referencia
Diego Rivera


  

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cantera virgen/de referencia


Explanation:
Blank = blanco en español (en términos de análisis). En química esto es normalmente una muestra a la que no se le añade analito sino solamente reactivos. Esto con el fin de tener un valor de referencia en caso de que los reactivos en sí emitan alguna señal.

Como estamos hablando de una cantera, no creo que sea adecuado usar "cantera blanco". De hecho el término no lo encuentro en ninguno de los idiomas. Lo único que se me ocurre es cantera virgen o de referencia.

Diego Rivera
Colombia
Local time: 06:09
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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