Purpose
Occupational Exposure Monitoring, OSHA
***EXPEDITED turnaround available upon request. Call in advance for requirements.***
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Refractometer (REF)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
81002
84600
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

5 days

Test Includes
1 Specific Gravity Refractometer (REF)
2 Phenol Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Phenol (Specific Gravity corrected) Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 1

Specimen Type
Urine
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.5 mL
Special Handling
Collect sample at end of shift.
Samples preserved with Benzoic Acid are unsuitable for analysis. Preservative-free Urine samples are recommended.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Received Room Temperature.

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 4 day(s)
Refrigerated: 7 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 6 month(s)
1 Specific Gravity Refractometer (REF)
2 Phenol Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Phenol (Specific Gravity corrected) Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 1

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