Detection Limit

Meaning, Term, and Glossary Definition - What is Detection Limit?

The lowest concentration of a chemical that can reliably be distinguished from a zero concentration.

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Detection Criterion   Effluent Limitation   Explosive Limits   Limit of Detection LOD   Limited Degradation   Limiting Factor   Lower Detection Limit   Lower Explosive Limit LEL   Method Detection Limit MDL   
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