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Sample Prep for Trace Metal Analysis in the Food and Beverage Lab

Sample Prep for Trace Metal Analysis in the Food and Beverage Lab

Ensuring high-quality and productivity in elemental analysis of food samples

Milestone

Increased food regulations has increased demand for trace metals analysis in the food and beverage industry. As demand for lower levels of detection grows, the industry is experiencing a significant transition from ICP to ICP-MS, resulting in an increased emphasis on sample preparation methods.

This technical note demonstrates closed vessel microwave digestion as an effective technique with fast, complete digestions, a clean environment, and full recovery of volatile compounds.