When applied to the California Pesticides and Canada Pesticides lists, these flexible approaches can help to rapidly update methods when additional pesticides get added and detection sensitivity requirements are made more stringent.
TORONTO (PRWEB) June 27, 2019
Pesticide testing is an important part of manufacturing edible and pharmacologic cannabis products, but can be particularly challenging due to the unique oily nature of the cannabis flower matrix and continuously changing regulatory requirements in different regions. Two Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry/Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) approaches use complimentary column chemistries with different workflows: electrospray ionization-focused and atmospheric-pressure chemical ionization (APCI)-focused. When applied to the California Pesticides and Canada Pesticides lists, these flexible approaches can help to rapidly update methods when additional pesticides get added and detection sensitivity requirements are made more stringent.
- Comprehensive LC-MS/MS coverage of polar and non-polar pesticides in a standard 15-minute gradient and a short 6-minute gradient
- Explore chromatography and sample preparation options from flower, concentrate, oil, and edible matrices
- Chromatographic gradients for Electrospray heavy workflows and APCI heavy workflows
- Simple but effective sample preparation approach through a solvent extraction and winterization
This webinar will be suitable for Laboratory Scientists in Cannabis Testing or Food Testing Labs that are interested in multiresidue pesticide analysis in complex matrices, while utilizing the most up-to-date mass spectrometry technologies and High-Performance Liquid Chromatography/Ultra-High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC/UHPLC) with real-world sample preparation concepts.
For more information or to register for this event, visit Dynamic Cannabis LC-MS/MS Pesticide Solutions Through Complimentary Chromatography & Ionization Platforms.
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