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17 May 2013

In this Issue
Pittcon 2013 Review: New Developments in Liquid Chromatography
In the first instalment of “Perspectives in Modern HPLC”, Michael W. Dong looks at the prominent high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) and related products introduced at Pittcon this year. The focus is on innovations and unique features from a user’s perspective. More...
Agilent Technologies
Succeed from Sample Prep to Separation
Agilent offers a complete portfolio of Fast LC columns—conventional HPLC or UHPLC and biocolumns in reversed phase, size exclusion, ion exchange and affinity—plus the sample prep chemistries you need to perfect your analysis. Bring your separations together with Agilent LC tools and resources at
Agilent Announces Early Career Professor Award Winner
Dr Jindan Yu, assistant professor of medicine at Northwestern University (Illinois, USA), received the Agilent Early Career Professor Award from Agilent Technologies (California, USA). Yu will direct $100,000 of research funding from Agilent. More...
Wyatt Technology
First Refractive Index Detector for UHPLC
(Santa Barbara, CA) Wyatt Technology announces the immediate availability of the Optilab UT-rEX (UHPLC refractometer with EXtended range), the first RI detector specifically designed for use with UHPLC systems using columns packed with small beads.Learn more
Malvern Breaks into Grinding & Dispersing Market
Malvern Technologies (Malvern, UK) has entered a three year co-marketing agreement with Netzsch Grinding and Dispersing (Selb, Germany). The two companies serve shared markets including food, ceramics, pharmaceuticals, nano-technology applications, and surface coatings through to metal and mineral mining. More...
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Current features
Speciation Analysis of Mercury in Sediments by HPLC Using HPLC Hyphenated to Vapour Generation Atomic Fluorescence Spectrometry Following Microwave-Assisted Extraction
A method using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) coupled with vapour generation atomic fluorescence spectrometry (VGAFS) has been developed for the separation and determination of mercury species in sediment samples. The developed method was validated by the determination of certified reference materials and was further applied in analyses of sediment samples from the Sichuan area in China. More...
Detection of Pyrethroids in Surface Water and Sediment
Pyrethroids are widely used in commercial pesticides but are highly toxic to aquatic organisms and humans. A sensitive method for quantitation of pyrethroids in surface water and sediment samples using gas chromatography tandem mass spectrometry (GC–MS–MS) in negative chemical ionization (NCI) mode is proposed. More...
Solving One of Chromatography's Biggest Dilemma – Proper Sealing of Chromatography Autosampler Vials – Using the Advanced Vial Closure System (AVCS)
Tips and Tricks on Screening and Confirmatory Methods for Residues and Contaminants in Foods
Editors' Series: A Generic HPLC–UV Platform Method for Cleaning Verification
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