MINE LAND/ENGINEERING TESTING AND SERVICES

SOIL, GOB, SLURRY, AND SIMILAR MATERIALS ANALYSIS

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Routine Fertility for Reclamation and Cropping: pH (soil), pH (buffer),
available phosphorus (P1), P2 phosphorus, exchangeable potassium (K),
exchangeable magnesium (Mg), exchangeable calcium (Ca),
exchangeable hydrogen (H), sum of bases cation exchange capacity
(CEC), base saturation, and sodium (Na).
(Includes computer recommendations)

Special Recommendations
Individual soil analysis to be run with above group.
Organic matter
Soil nitrate
Micronutrients: Iron, zinc, manganese, and copper
Boron
Available sulfur
Soluble salts (electrical conductivity)
High P1 (requires non-routine handling)

Sample compositing
pH
Neutralization potential (% CCE, Tons CCE)
Potential acidity and pyritic sulfur (% S, Tons CCE)
Net Acidity and alkalinity (includes neutralization potential,
potential acidity, and pyritic sulfur above)
Sulfate sulfur
Total sulfur
Organic matter or organic carbon (ignition or titration)
Bulk density
Available water holding capacity (1/3 and 15 bars)
Additional pressure limits
Soil texture (pipette method)
With hydrogen peroxide treatment
Coarse material greater than 2mm
SAR (Sodium Absorption Ratio)
Total Dissolved Solids
Sieve analysis
Physical weathering potential

FIELD WORK AND PROFESSIONAL TIME
Field sampling with Giddings Hydraulic Probe for
bulk density and other laboratory determinations

Compaction testing with Penetrometer

Other tests available on request.

     
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