Federal state | As | Cd | Cr | Cu | Fe | Hg |
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MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M |
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BW | 149 | 30 | C | 156 | 30 | C | 45 | 29 | C | 80 | 30 | C | 17 | *30* | C | 186 | 30 | C |

BY | 87 | 60 | C | 50 | *60* | C | 81 | 59 | C | 56 | *60* | C | 10 | *60* | C | 68 | 60 | C |

BB | 11 | *28* | C | 11 | *28* | C | 10 | *28* | C | 19 | *28* | C | 10 | *28* | C | 10 | *28* | C |

HH | 33 | 3 | A | 12 | 3 | A | 3 | *3* | A | 5 | 3 | A | 2 | *3* | A | 4 | 3 | A |

HE | 81 | 28 | C | 74 | 28 | C | 23 | *28* | C | 34 | 28 | C | 20 | *28* | C | 31 | 28 | C |

MV | 48 | 24 | B | 23 | *24* | A | 5 | *24* | A | 43 | 24 | B | 9 | *24* | A | 28 | 24 | B |

NI | 50 | *57* | C | 40 | *57* | C | 35 | *57* | C | 35 | *57* | C | 13 | *57* | C | 38 | *57* | C |

NW | 49 | 48 | C | 24 | *46* | C | 31 | *48* | C | 43 | *47* | C | 13 | *48* | C | 21 | *48* | C |

RP | 163 | 19 | B | 86 | 19 | B | 25 | 19 | B | 15 | *19* | B | 6 | *19* | A | 29 | 19 | B |

SL | 95 | 6 | B | 228 | 6 | B | 53 | 6 | A | 18 | 6 | A | 3 | *6* | A | 37 | 6 | B |

SN | 41 | 29 | C | 93 | 29 | C | 165 | 29 | C | 30 | 29 | C | 10 | *29* | C | 38 | 29 | C |

ST | 33 | 29 | C | 36 | 29 | C | 51 | 29 | C | 21 | *29* | C | 21 | *29* | C | 21 | *29* | C |

SH | 23 | 20 | B | 50 | 20 | B | 34 | 20 | B | 33 | 20 | B | 19 | *20* | B | 22 | 20 | B |

TH | 14 | *19* | A | 23 | 19 | A | 21 | 19 | A | 10 | *19* | A | 2 | *19* | A | 9 | *19* | A |

Sum | 877 | 400 | | 906 | 398 | | 582 | 398 | | 442 | 399 | | 155 | 400 | | 542 | 400 | |

Count | | 3 | | | 5 | | | 6 | | | 7 | | | 14 | | | 5 | |

% | | 21 | | | 36 | | | 43 | | | 50 | | | 100 | | | 36 | |

Federal state | N | Ni | Pb | Sb | V | Zn |
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MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M | MSN | *n* | M |
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BW | 23 | *29* | C | 10 | *30* | C | 37 | 30 | C | 156 | *30* | C | 20 | *30* | C | 117 | 30 | C |

BY | 26 | *60* | C | 10 | *60* | C | 96 | 60 | C | 58 | *60* | C | 31 | *58* | C | 52 | *60* | C |

BB | 10 | *28* | C | 10 | *28* | C | 14 | *28* | C | 12 | *28* | C | 49 | 28 | C | 17 | *28* | C |

HH | 8 | 3 | B | 1 | *3* | A | 1 | *3* | A | 12 | 3 | A | 3 | *3* | A | 9 | 3 | A |

HE | 13 | *28* | C | 10 | *28* | C | 85 | 28 | C | 50 | 28 | C | 23 | *27* | C | 36 | 28 | C |

MV | 23 | *24* | A | 6 | *24* | A | 36 | 24 | B | 10 | *24* | A | 81 | 24 | B | 51 | 24 | B |

NI | 80 | 57 | C | 10 | *57* | C | 17 | *57* | C | 69 | *57* | C | 28 | *57* | C | 35 | *57* | C |

NW | 19 | *47* | C | 10 | *48* | C | 26 | *48* | C | 43 | *48* | C | 26 | *48* | C | 25 | *48* | C |

RP | 13 | *18* | B | 2 | *19* | A | 21 | *19* | B | 38 | 19 | B | 11 | *19* | A | 31 | 19 | B |

SL | 5 | *6* | B | 3 | *6* | B | 21 | 6 | A | 39 | 6 | B | 3 | *6* | A | 25 | 6 | B |

SN | 29 | *29* | C | 10 | *29* | C | 42 | 29 | C | 63 | 29 | C | 46 | 29 | C | 35 | 29 | C |

ST | 20 | *29* | C | 10 | *29* | C | 22 | *29* | C | 70 | 29 | C | 27 | *29* | C | 24 | *29* | C |

SH | 25 | 20 | B | 7 | *20* | B | 43 | 20 | B | 63 | 20 | B | 52 | 20 | B | 16 | *20* | A |

TH | 16 | *19* | B | 5 | *19* | A | 23 | 19 | A | 88 | 19 | B | 7 | *19* | A | 12 | *19* | A |

Sum | 310 | 397 | | 103 | 400 | | 484 | 400 | | 771 | 400 | | 407 | 397 | | 485 | 400 | |

Count | | 11 | | | 14 | | | 6 | | | 6 | | | 10 | | | 7 | |

% | | 79 | | | 100 | | | 43 | | | 43 | | | 71 | | | 50 | |

- Italic numbers = MSN met or exceeded; Count = number of federal states where MSN met or exceeded; % = percentage of federal states where MSN met or exceeded; M = method; A = method A according to ICP Vegetation [1]; B = method B according to Wosniok ([11], cited in [8]); C = method C = SSAD method (Sample Size for Arbitrary Distributions)