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Table 2 Summary of ICP-OES and ICP-MS techniques

From: Recent trends of copper detection in water samples

Types of ICP ICP-OES ICP-MS
Types None MC-ICP-MS
HR-ICP-MS
Types of torch view Radial or Axial Axial
Features Analytical grade reagents are sufficient
Few chemical interferences
High number of measurable elements
High sensitivity and selectivity
Multielement analysis cabapility
Large linear dynamic range
Minimum detection limits parts per billion (ppb) Parts per quadrillion (ppq)
References Bagda et al. (2017), Einschlag and Carlos (2013), Hasan (2001), Thermofisher Einschlag and Carlos (2013), Hasan (2001), Thermofisher