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22 August 2013
In this Issue
The Top 10 HPLC and UHPLC Column Myths: Part 1
In the first of a two-part feature from Ron Majors, the top 10 high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) and ultrahigh-pressure liquid chromatography (UHPLC) column myths are presented and attempts are made to demystify them by offering some evidence that they are untrue. This part will feature myths 10 to six. More...
Nexera X2 - X-ceptional insights
Ultra-high sensitivity, expanded flexibility, increased stability and robustness - the Nexera X2 UHPLC system targets routine analysis and applications in highly regulated envi-ronments demanding complex system setups. Read More
Daniel W. Armstrong Joins ACS 2013 Class of Fellows
The American Chemical Society (ACS) has named Daniel W. Armstrong, professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Texas Arlington (Texas, USA), to its 2013 Class of Fellows. An EAB member of both LCGC Europe and LCGC North America, Armstrong will join 95 other ACS members to be honoured at an induction ceremony at the 246th ACS National Meeting next month. More...
CHROMacademy Live on the Web: Understanding Gas Chromatography
Live course starts Thursday September 5th. Bringing education and professional development courses in Analytical Chemistry - right to your desk. Each session will cover key topics in an interesting style and are delivered by experts in analytical chemistry, and the live tutor will allow time for questions and comments as well as providing polling questions to check the understanding of the group. You will be set tasks to complete between live sessions to help increase your understanding. More Info
Metrohm USA CEO Car Wash Food Drive for Feeding America
Metrohm USA, the North American subsidiary of Swiss instrument manufacturer Metrohm AG, have pledged their support to the Feeding America organization. More...
Current features
Multidimensional Gas Chromatography using Planar Microfluidic Devices for the Characterization of Chlorinated Degreasers in Marine Gas Oil
A practical gas chromatographic approach has been successfully developed for the accurate measurement of chlorinated hydrocarbons in marine fuels using a five-port planar microfluidic device configured as a Deans switch for multidimensional gas chromatography (MDGC) with a flame ionization detector (FID). More...
Tips & Tricks GPC/SEC: An Alternative to Calibration With Narrow Standards
When narrow molar mass standards are unavailable, or molar masses of calibration standards are too low to calibrate the complete molar mass range of samples to be characterized, integral calibration with a broad standard is a fast, cost-effective, and easy-to-use calibration technique for quality control. This article explains more. More...
How Contamination in Ultrapure Water Can Compromise HPLC and LC–MS Analyses
Preparing Your Analytical Laboratory for a Regulatory Audit
Tips and Tricks on Screening and Confirmatory Methods for Residues and Contaminants in Foods

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