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How can I measure Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD)?

A chemical oxygen demand (COD) test is used to measure the amount of organic compounds in a water sample. It measures the capacity of water to consume oxygen during the decomposition of organic matter and the oxidation of inorganic chemicals such as Ammonia and nitrate. The most common method uses COD vials with overall results being achieved in approx 2-3 hours. Before you start, make sure ...

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