In nature understanding of biogeochemical processes can be done by determining the concentration of soluble reactive species. Iron is one of the most reactive elements in environments, and its cycling is coupled to other major biochemical elements like C, O, S, and P along with trace elements such as heavy metals. Iron determination found a major boon for the various clinical and agricultural activities so in the last 25 years the range for clinical determination of iron status has been extended with important methods. This review focuses on conventional as well as recent analytical methods for iron determination and a comparative account of it.
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Bhavna V. Mohite. Iron Determination - A Review of Analytical Methods. Asian J. Research Chem. 4(3): March 2011; Page 348-361.