(total) Organic Carbon

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Total Organic Carbon (TOC) is a measure of the total amount of carbon in organic compounds in pure water and aqueous systems. TOC is a valued, analytical technique that is applied by organizations and labs to determine how suitable a solution is for their processes. Unless it’s ultrapure, water will naturally contain some organic compounds, understanding how much is key.

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