Javier Peinador Asensio


Studying Inorganic Arsenic, Heavy Metals, and Iodine in Dried Seaweed

August 26, 2021

Seaweed has become a popular ingredient in Western diets. Concerns for heavy metals and inorganic arsenic have been raised as potential risks to consumers. Methods for analysis are described, including microwave digestion, HPLC, and ICP-MS for quantitation and speciation.