A comparison of GC/MS-MS using the Agilent 7000 GC-QQQ and GC/HRMS for the trace level analysis of Dioxins in Environmental Samples

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    Abstract

    A method for the determination of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin (PCDD) and polychlorinated dibenzofuran (PCDF) congeners at trace levels in environmental air and soil samples has been developed on the Agilent 7000 Triple Quadrupole GC/MS. Results indicate good agreement with the conventional GC/HRMS technique for the analysis of soil and waste incinerator stack emission samples. Based on the data obtained, there is evidence that GC/MS-MS methods can be used as screening techniques for the analysis of PCDDs and PCDFs in environmental samples.

     

    Publication number: 5991-5158EN.pdf

    Publication Date: August 25, 2014

     

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