Topic outline

  • 1. Environmental significance of Soil organic matter and Humics; HS classification, distribution, formation and environmental concentrations

  • 2. Isolation, purification and fractionation of HS

  • 3. Spectroscopic methods for determination of HS functionality

  • 4. Chemical and physical properties of HS – elemental composition, molecular weight

  • 5. Determination of chloride ions in soil

    Modernized by NETCHEM

  • Topic 6