TITLE

Quantification with HPLC–MS/MS for environmental issues: quality assurance and quality assessment

AUTHOR(S)
Bester, Kai
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;May2008, Vol. 391 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents research on the quality of high-performance liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometric detection (HPLC-MS/MS) as a tool in environmental chemistry. It is noted that HPLC-MS/MS is the method of choice for quantifying polar compounds such as pesticides and metabolites. According to the author, electrospray ionisation (ESI) and atmospheric pressure chemical ionisation (APCI) are the most popular ionisation mechanisms used. It is concluded that HPLC-MS/MS has become a routine method that offers complementary options.
ACCESSION #
31722403

 

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