After performing a digestion on the sample followed by the PhosVer® 3 method 8048, why are the results low?

Document ID

Document ID TE370

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Version 2.0

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Status Published

Published Date

Published Date 27/05/2017
Question
After performing a digestion on the sample followed by the PhosVer® 3 method 8048, why are the results low?
Summary
Low results when using PhosVer® 3 after digesting a sample
Answer
When running digested samples using method 8048, the wait time must be increased from 2 minutes to 10 minutes. This gives all phosphates present time to react.