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Table 2 Analytical figures of merit for organochlorine pesticide analysis in previous studies of water matrices

From: Limit of detection and limit of quantification development procedures for organochlorine pesticides analysis in water and sediment matrices

LOD (ng/L) LOQ (ng/L) Recovery Sample size (L) Reference Extraction method Linearity μg/L Analyses method
0.04–0.17 79.5 ± 8.2 2 [28] SPE1 GC-ECD
5–35 15–106 70–130 1 [15] SPE1 GC-ECD
0.6–3 78–95 1 [19] SPE1 GC-ECD
0.08–0.16 75–87 1 [13] SPE1 GC-ECD
0.0005–0.015 70–103 1 [14] SPE1 GC-ECD
10–100 91–104. 1 [26] LLE2 GC-ECD
0.01–1.03 85–105¤¤ - [10] LLE2 GC-ECD
5.5–20.6 71–101 1 [30] LLE2 GC-ECD
1 79–96¤¤¤ 1 [9] LLE2 GC-ECD
1–3 5–12 81–95 1 [11] LLE2   GC-MS
  1. * linearity ng/g, ¤ recovery percentage based on Surrogate Standard, ¤¤ recovery for HCH and DDT, ¤¤¤ Internal standard recovery, 1) solid phase extraction, 2) liquid-liquid extraction.