Spectroscopy-05-01-2010

Spectroscopy

Market Profile: Triple Quadrupole GC–MS

May 01, 2010

Market Profile

0

0

Until recently, triple-quadrupole gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (GC–MS) has been a relatively obscure segment of the GC–MS market. However, it is now exploding into a major market segment. New entrants and recent instrument introductions indicate that there has been a significant unmet need in the GC–MS market for such capabilities.

The Sharper Teeth of the FDA

May 01, 2010

From the Editor

0

0

When long-time Spectroscopy columnist and industry expert Bob McDowall wrote in the November 2009 issue of Spectroscopy, "The new FDA Commissioner wants a strong FDA and is backing her words with action," he had no idea how right he was ("The Tiger Has Sharp New Teeth," Spectroscopy 24[11], 23–29, 2009). Here we are just five months later, and the internet, cable news networks, and radio talk shows are all abuzz with the latest initiative put in place by the U.S. FDA and its commissioner, Dr. Margaret Hamburg, to limit the amount of sodium Americans consume.

Using ICP-OES for Accurate Monitoring of Metallic Contaminants in Water According to U.S. EPA Method 200.7

May 01, 2010

Articles

0

0

ICP-AES, specified by the U.S. EPA Method 200.7, is capable of fulfilling requirements for analyzing a total of 32 metals and trace elements in supplied water, natural water, and wastewater. Here, the authors look at this method and its application to water analysis.

Vol 25 No 5 Spectroscopy May 2010 Regular Issue PDF

May 01, 2010

Issue PDF

0

0

Click the title above to open the Spectroscopy May 2010 regular issue, Vol 25 No 5, in an interactive PDF format.