Taking soil and rock samples by means of different manual and motorised drills or an automotive drilling aggregate. Monitoring ground-water levels, temperature and other physical and chemical parameters.
On the Rigaku Primus II ZSX X-rat fluorescence spectrometer, the range of identifiable elements is F-U (B-U from March 2013), sensitivity depending on the chemical element in question and the methods of preparing the sample is up to 5 ppm as a rule.
Determinination of age of organic materials (wood, carbon etc.) with the radiocarbon (14C) method, using the Perkin Elmer Tri-Carb 3180 TR/Sl liquid scintillation analyser. Determination range 200-40,000 radiocarbon years.