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LCGC Europe - News Update
Advanstar Communications

15 May 2014
In this Issue
Using Passive Sampling in Environmental Analysis
Anthony Gravell of Natural Resources Wales discusses the principles of passive sampling and the advantages of the technique over spot sampling when screening water samples for environmental contaminants. He also gives an overview of the challenges and considerations that have to be made when performing LC–MS on passive sampling extracts. More...
DIOXIN 2014 in Madrid
The 34th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) – DIOXIN 2014 – will be held in Madrid, Spain from August 31 to September 5, 2014. The Dioxin symposium is the leading international conference for scientists, regulators and companies to present recent advances in all areas of Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants, with the aim to protect human health and ecosystems from POPs. Learn more
Agilent Technologies Collaborates with Seoul National University
Agilent Technologies (California, USA) is to collaborate with Seoul National University (Seoul, South Korea) to open a new research centre that will support the development of new pharmaceuticals in Korea. More...
LCGC E-Book: Advances in GC-MS Analysis of Pesticides
In this new e-book, authors from the US Department of Agriculture, academia, and a European Union Reference Laboratory discuss advances in the analysis of pesticide residues using gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (GC–MS) methods. Download PDF or Download on iTunes
GC Column Maintenance - Prevention is Better than Cure
Using proper procedures for capillary GC column storage and conditioning can have a major impact on column lifetime and the quality of results obtained. This "Tips and Tricks" instalment covers everything you wanted to know, but were never told, about proper GC column maintenance. More...
Solutions to Your Challenges in Gas Chromatography
We all know that chromatography is full of complexity. The Chromatography Solutions Center is here to help. The Solution Center, developed by LCGC in coordination with Thermo Scientific, can help you find answers to your analytical challenges by providing a variety of articles, application notes, videos, and other resources - updated monthly. Check out this month's installment of the Gas Chromatography section.
Current features
Problems with Large–Molecule Separations
John Dolan looks at some aspects of large–molecule separations that need to be considered with reversed-phase liquid chromatography. More...
The Power of Posters
Incognito was met with initial disappointment after attending the Pittcon technical sessions, but was rescued from his gloom by the range of poster presentations on show that stimulated discussion and gave him some new insights (and new hope!) into developments in the field. Let us know your thoughts!. More...
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Clinical Applications of LC–MS: Development and Research Application of a Highly Sensitive LC–MS Method for Quantification of a Cholesterol Protein in Plasma
The CHROMacademy Essential Guide Webcast: Top 10 Features of a Successful Chromatography Data System – Part 2
Suitability of Ionic Liquid GC Columns for Various Applications
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