Table 2.

Comparison of total sulfur and sulfide sulfur in fill materials for reconstructed Carsington Dam by different methods

Sample (zone)Sulfide sulfur (S %)Total sulfur (S %)Sulfate sulfur (S %)Pyritic sulfur (S %)Sulfide sulfur (S %)
BS 4550:1970BS 1047:1983BS 1377:1990Total S minus Sulfate SBS 1016:1987
Shoulder0.064.910.374.544.23
Transition0.024.530.933.604.47
Weathered transition0.145.190.764.432.91
Core0.020.520.220.300.05