ISO 5667-19:2004 provides guidance for the sampling of sediments in marine areas for analyses of their physical and chemical properties for monitoring purposes and environmental assessments. It encompasses sampling strategy, requirements for sampling devices, observations made and information obtained during sampling, handling sediment samples, and packaging and storage of sediment samples.
ISO 5667-19:2004 does not provide guidelines for data treatment and analysis.
ISO 5667-19:2004 is not intended to give guidance for sampling of freshwater sediments.
Legislation related to this standard
Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2000 establishing a framework for Community action in the field of water policy (substitutes Directive Reference 01/991 - Common Position on WFD)
EN ISO 5667-19:2004
90.93 Standard confirmed
May 14, 2009