ASBC
METHODS OF ANALYSIS

ASBC Methods of Analysis - Beer-42: Aluminum by Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry

ASBC Methods of Analysis

Beer

Beer-42
Aluminum by Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry

VIEW METHOD

Summary
Aluminum packaging containers can impart aluminum to beer under certain circumstances. The aluminum content of beer is determined by atomizing a sample in a graphite furnace and comparing the absorbance of the resulting ground-state atoms to a standard calibration curve.