This Information Applies To: Agilent GC Systems
Several problems can be identified in GC chromatograms, and each of these problems can have various different sources.
Regular maintenance of your instrument in accordance with the recommended maintenance schedule will reduce the incidence of chromatography problems.
Steps to follow
The most common gas chromatography problems identified in a chromatogram include:
Split peaks (Figure 6).
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