I found major deposits within my autosampler probe after doing an analysis with MP-AES which the rinse solution (high purity water) wasn't able to remove.
How do I remove these deposits within both the probe and the autosampler tubing?
We have a recommended regeneration procedure for the probe, usually used for ICP-MS to get rid of sticky elements that contribute to the background. Note this is an aggressive strip and clean…
Thank you Peter Riles and Gareth Pearson for the brilliant feedback. Prior to your replies managed to clean the probe effectively by using a very dilute detergent (Hellmanex III) in an ultrasonic…
What type of samples are you analysing and what is the matrix?
I typically prefer to rinse with the same matrix as the samples being analysed. This helps to keep the tubing clean. Once a probe…