## Speciation Vocabulary ⤴

#### A vocabulary for describing the speciation in which a measured variable is expressed.

Term | Name | Definition |
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Ag | Ag | Expressed as silver |

Al | Al | Expressed as aluminium |

As | As | Expressed as arsenic |

B | B | Expressed as boron |

Ba | Ba | Expressed as barium |

Be | Be | Expressed as beryllium |

Br | Br | Expressed as bromine |

C | C | Expressed as carbon |

C10H10O4 | C10H10O4 | Expressed as dimethyl terephthalate |

C10H4_CH3_4 | C10H4(CH3)4 | Expressed as tetramethylnaphthalene |

C10H5_CH3_3 | C10H5(CH3)3 | Expressed as trimethylnaphthalene |

C10H6_CH3_2 | C10H6(CH3)2 | Expressed as dimethylnaphthalene |

C10H7C2H5 | C10H7C2H5 | Expressed as ethylnaphthalene |

C10H7CH3 | C10H7CH3 | Expressed as methylnaphthalene |

C10H8 | C10H8 | Expressed as naphthalene |

C12H10 | C12H10 | Expressed as C12H10, e.g., acenaphthene, biphenyl |

C12H14O4 | C12H14O4 | Expressed as diethyl phthalate |

C12H8 | C12H8 | Expressed as acenaphthylene |

C12H8O | C12H8O | Expressed as dibenzofuran |

C12H8S | C12H8S | Expressed as dibenzothiophene |

C12H9N | C12H9N | Expressed as carbazole |

C13H10 | C13H10 | Expressed as fluorene |

C13H10S | C13H10S | Expressed as methyldibenzothiophene |

C14H10 | C14H10 | Expressed as phenanthrene |

C14H12 | C14H12 | Expressed as methylfluorene |

C15H12 | C15H12 | Expressed as C15H12, e.g., methylphenanthrene, Methylanthracene |

C15H32 | C15H32 | Expressed as C15 n-alkane |

C16H10 | C16H10 | Expressed as C16H10, e.g., fluoranthene, pyrene |

C16H14 | C16H14 | Expressed as dimethylphenanthrene |

C16H34 | C16H34 | Expressed as C16 n-alkane |

C17H12 | C17H12 | Expressed as C17H12, e.g., benzo(a)fluorene, methylfluoranthene, methylpyrene |

C17H36 | C17H36 | Expressed as C17 n-alkane |

C18H12 | C18H12 | Expressed as C18H12, e.g., benz(a)anthracene, chrysene, triphenylene |

C18H18 | C18H18 | Expressed as retene |

C18H38 | C18H38 | Expressed as C18 n-alkane |

C19H14 | C19H14 | Expressed as methylchrysene |

C19H20O4 | C19H20O4 | Expressed as benzyl butyl pththalate |

C19H40 | C19H40 | Expressed as C19 n-alkane |

C20H12 | C20H12 | Expressed as C20H12, e.g., benzo(b)fluoranthene, benzo(e)pyrene, perylene |

C20H42 | C20H42 | Expressed as C20 n-alkane |

C21H44 | C21H44 | Expressed as C21 n-alkane |

C22H14 | C22H14 | Expressed as Dibenz(a,h)anthracene |

C22H46 | C22H46 | Expressed as C22 n-alkane |

C23H48 | C23H48 | Expressed as C23 n-alkane |

C24H50 | C24H50 | Expressed as C24 n-alkane |

C25H52 | C25H52 | Expressed as C25 n-alkane |

C26H54 | C26H54 | Expressed as C26 n-alkane |

C27H56 | C27H56 | Expressed as C27 n-alkane |

C28H58 | C28H58 | Expressed as C28 n-alkane |

C29H60 | C29H60 | Expressed as C29 n-alkane |

C2Cl4 | C2Cl4 | Expressed as tetrachloroethylene |

C2Cl6 | C2Cl6 | Expressed as hexachloroethane |

C2H2Cl4 | C2H2Cl4 | Expressed as tetrachloroethane |

C2H3Cl | C2H3Cl | Expressed as vinyl chloride |

C2H3Cl3 | C2H3Cl3 | Expressed as trichloroethane |

C2H4Cl2 | C2H4Cl2 | Expressed as dichloroethane |

C2H5Cl | C2H5Cl | Expressed as chloroethane |

C2H6 | C2H6 | Expressed as ethane |

C2H6O2 | C2H6O2 | Expressed as Ethylene glycol |

C2HCl3 | C2HCl3 | Expressed as trichloroethylene |

C31H64 | C31H64 | Expressed as C31 n-alkane |

C3H6O | C3H6O | Expressed as acetone |

C4Cl6 | C4Cl6 | Expressed as hexchlorobutadiene |

C4H8Cl2O | C4H8Cl2O | Expressed as bis(chloroethyl) ether |

C4H8O | C4H8O | Expressed as butanone |

C5Cl6 | C5Cl6 | Expressed as hexachlorocyclopentadiene |

C6Cl6 | C6Cl6 | Expressed as hexachlorobenzene |

C6H3Cl3 | C6H3Cl3 | Expressed as trichlorobenzene |

C6H4_CH3_2 | C6H4(CH3)2 | Expressed as xylenes |

C6H4Cl2 | C6H4Cl2 | Expressed as dichlorobenzene |

C6H4N2O5 | C6H4N2O5 | Expressed as dinitrophenol |

C6H5Cl | C6H5Cl | Expressed as chlorobenzene |

C6H5NH2 | C6H5NH2 | Expressed as aniline |

C6H5NO2 | C6H5NO2 | Expressed as nitrobenzene |

C6H5OH | C6H5OH | Expressed as phenol |

C6H6 | C6H6 | Expressed as benzene |

C6HCl5O | C6HCl5O | Expressed as pentachlorophenol |

C7H6N2O4 | C7H6N2O4 | Expressed as dinitrotoluene |

C7H8 | C7H8 | Expressed as Toluene |

C8H10 | C8H10 | Expressed as ethylbenzene |

C8H8 | C8H8 | Expressed as styrene |

C9H14O | C9H14O | Expressed as isophorone |

Ca | Ca | Expressed as calcium |

CaCO3 | CaCO3 | Expressed as calcium carbonate |

Cd | Cd | Expressed as cadmium |

CH2Cl2 | CH2Cl2 | Expressed as dichloromethane |

CH3Br | CH3Br | Expressed as bromomethane |

CH3Cl | CH3Cl | Expressed as chloromethane |

CH3Hg | CH3Hg | Expressed at methylmercury |

CH4 | CH4 | Expressed as methane |

CHBr2Cl | CHBr2Cl | Expressed as dibromochloromethane |

CHBr3 | CHBr3 | Expressed as bromoform |

CHBrCl2 | CHBrCl2 | Expressed as bromodichloromethane |

CHCl3 | CHCl3 | Expressed as chloroform |

Cl | Cl | Expressed as chlorine |

CN- | CN- | Expressed as cyanide |

Co | Co | Expressed as cobalt |

CO2 | CO2 | Expressed as carbon dioxide |

CO3 | CO3 | Expressed as carbonate |

Cr | Cr | Expressed as chromium |

Cu | Cu | Expressed as copper |

delta2H | delta 2H | Expressed as deuterium |

deltaN15 | delta N15 | Expressed as nitrogen-15 |

deltaO18 | delta O18 | Expressed as oxygen-18 |

EC | EC | Expressed as electrical conductivity |

F | F | Expressed as fluorine |

Fe | Fe | Expressed as iron |

H2O | H2O | Expressed as water |

HCO3 | HCO3 | Expressed as hydrogen carbonate |

Hg | Hg | Expressed as mercury |

K | K | Expressed as potassium |

Mg | Mg | Expressed as magnesium |

Mn | Mn | Expressed as manganese |

Mo | Mo | Expressed as molybdenum |

N | N | Expressed as nitrogen |

Na | Na | Expressed as sodium |

NH4 | NH4 | Expressed as ammonium |

Ni | Ni | Expressed as nickel |

NO2 | NO2 | Expressed as nitrite |

NO3 | NO3 | Expressed as nitrate |

notApplicable | Not Applicable | Speciation is not applicable |

O2 | O2 | Expressed as oxygen (O2) |

P | P | Expressed as phosphorus |

Pb | Pb | Expressed as lead |

pH | pH | Expressed as pH |

PO4 | PO4 | Expressed as phosphate |

Ra | Ra | Expressed as Radium. Also known as "radium equivalent." The radium equivalent concept allows a single index or number to describe the gamma output from different mixtures of uranium (i.e., radium), thorium, and 40K in a material. |

Re | Re | Expressed as rhenium |

S | S | Expressed as Sulfur |

Sb | Sb | Expressed as antimony |

Se | Se | Expressed as selenium |

Si | Si | Expressed as silicon |

SiO2 | SiO2 | Expressed as silicate |

Sn | Sn | Expressed as tin |

SO4 | SO4 | Expressed as Sulfate |

Sr | Sr | Expressed as strontium |

TA | TA | Expressed as total alkalinity |

Th | Th | Expressed as thorium |

Ti | Ti | Expressed as titanium |

Tl | Tl | Expressed as thallium |

U | U | Expressed as uranium |

unknown | Unknown | Speciation is unknown |

V | V | Expressed as vanadium |

Zn | Zn | Expressed as zinc |

Zr | Zr | Expressed as zirconium |