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By Environmental and Water Resources Instit

ISBN-10: 0784410143

ISBN-13: 9780784410141

A brand new type of contaminants is taking pictures the eye of electorate, scientists, and regulators. Anthropogenic chemical compounds happen in air, soil, water, foodstuff, and in human and animal tissues. This record considers particular toxins corresponding to prescribed drugs, own care items, antimicrobials and antibiotics, hormones, plasticizers, surfactants, hearth retardants, insecticides, and nanoparticles. it's a must-have for undergraduate and graduate scholars in environmental engineering and assets; academics; researchers; and practising environmental engineers.

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TrAC-Trends in Anal. Chem. 18:219-235. Quintana, J. , and T. Reemtsma. 2004. Sensitive determination of acidic drugs and triclosan in surface and wastewater by ion-pair reverse-phase liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry. Rapid. Comm. Mass Sectro. 18:765774. Ramirez, A. , M. A. Mottaleb, B. W. Brooks, and C. K. Chambliss. 2007. Analysis of Pharmaceuticals in Fish Using Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry. Anal. Chem. 79, 3155-3163. Reemtsma, T. 2001. The use of liquid chromatography-atomspheric pressure ionization-mass spectrometry in water analysis – Part II: Obstacles.

And T. Reemtsma. 2004. Sensitive determination of acidic drugs and triclosan in surface and wastewater by ion-pair reverse-phase liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry. Rapid. Comm. Mass Sectro. 18:765774. Ramirez, A. , M. A. Mottaleb, B. W. Brooks, and C. K. Chambliss. 2007. Analysis of Pharmaceuticals in Fish Using Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry. Anal. Chem. 79, 3155-3163. Reemtsma, T. 2001. The use of liquid chromatography-atomspheric pressure ionization-mass spectrometry in water analysis – Part II: Obstacles.

Permission from American Chemical Society). To overcome complex matrices and to achieve trace level detection limits, tandem mass spectrometry is predominantly used for analysis of PPCPs in environmental samples (Table 2-10). Tandem mass spectrometry (often abbreviated as MS/MS) is a hyphenated technique involves coupling one mass spectrometer to a second. In this technique, the first spectrometer serves to isolate the molecular ions of interest. These ions are then introduced one at a time into a second mass spectrometer, where they are fragmented to give a series of mass spectra, which can provide sensitive qualitative and quantitative information of target analytes (Skoog and Leary, 1997).

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