Part No: AN908.V.1Issued year: 2014File size: 1.33mbFile type: pdf
The removal of interferences and sample concentration are
essential steps in trace level detection of pesticides, sheep
dips, herbicides and PCBs in river water, wastewaters and
trade effluents. The following methods were developed by
the Environment Agency National Laboratory Service facility
at Nottingham using the Biotage RapidTrace for automated
solid phase extraction and the TurboVap II for evaporation.
The procedures are UKAS accredited and can reach detection
limits of 0.001 ug/Litre for some compounds.
Part No: AN904.V1Issued year: 2014File size: 1.33mbFile type: pdf
EPA methods 8260 & 8270 cover the analysis of polychlorinated
dibenzo-p-dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans
in ground & surface waters. This also now includes
1,4-dioxane and PCBs. This application note will focus on
the automated SPE of the sample rather than the detection
which usually involves GCMS or LCMS. NB The columns
and reagents used for soils and sediment analysis differ to
ground water extraction.
Part No: AN002-HORIssued year: 2015File size: 0.94mbFile type: pdf
This study shows that the Biotage® 4790 Automated Extractor system, along with the Atlantic™ DVB disk, the DryDisk® separation membrane, and the DryVap® Concentrator System can be successfully used to analyze for Nonyl Phenol and Bisphenyl A in water samples. This sample preparation process is fully automated, requiring minimal human intervention, and allowing for reductions in sample processing costs.
Part No: PPS428Issued year: 2016File size: 0.85mbFile type: pdf
This technical note describes the use of layered SPE columns in applications where multiple suites of analytes with a broad polarity range are to be extracted simultaneously from a single water sample, such as organochlorine, triazine and organophosphate pesticides, or endocrine disrupters.
Part No: AN704Issued year: 2011File size: 0.04mbFile type: pdf
This Application Note describes the operating conditions for the automated fractionation of EPH into aliphatic and PAH fractions using the ISOLUTE EPH column in conjunction with the RapidTrace SPE automation system.
EPH, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection,
Part No: IST1042AIssued year: 2006File size: 0.07mbFile type: pdf
This method was developed for the extraction of total petroleum hydrocarbons (silica gel treated-hexane extractable material (SGT-HEM) as described in EPA method 1664) from water samples. The analytes are determined by gravimetric analysis.
Part No: IST1018AIssued year: 2005File size: 0.04mbFile type: pdf
This method was developed for extraction of total petroleum hydrocarbons (or silica gel treated-hexane extractable material (SGT-HEM) as described in EPA method 1664) from water samples using the AutoTrace system.