PFAS: Another Slow-Motion Environmental Train Wreck?

Environmental PFAS contamination

Guest Author: David C. Kennedy, Ph.D Exploring the Increasing Environmental Risk of PFAS Throughout my forty plus year career in the environmental testing industry, we have witnessed the occurrence of Continue Reading

Find Out What Puts the “PLUS” in Your ZB-624PLUS

Upgrade Your Existing 624plus Phase Today Guest Author: Ramkumar Dhandapani, Ph.D.- Global Product Manager, Gas Chromatography While 624plus is an EPA method that was popular in environmental laboratories to analyze volatile organic Continue Reading

Celebrate Arbor Day by Updating Your Environmental Analysis

Arbor Day

National Arbor Day this year is April 27, 2018, and is a day to come together and celebrate the importance of trees. The first American Arbor Day began in Nebraska Continue Reading

Black Gold – Different Fuels, Petroleum Cuts, and GC Conditions

Petroleum

Guest Author: Badaoui Omais, Ph.D. Molecular characterization of petroleum products is a challenge to understand due to their formation, enhanced refining processes, and physical properties. From petroleum crude oil, the Continue Reading

Feeling a Little Under the Weather? Try Platypus Milk!

Platypus Milk

Platypus milk could be the antibacterial answer to stopping the super bug. Researchers believe lives can be saved with the help of platypus milk. A new study led by scientists Continue Reading

Sitting with Scientists: The GC Love Doctor-Ramkumar Dhandapani, Ph.D.

Sitting with scientists

All great love stories must start at the very beginning. And Ramkumar Dhandapani’s 15-year relationship with gas chromatography goes way back to his high school years in India. Ramkumar always Continue Reading

Performance Advantage of Core-shell Technology to PAH Analysis-Part 2

PAH Core-shell

Part 2: Optimizing EPA Method 610 Guest Author: Dr. Jeff Layne Welcome back! In the last article, we looked at the EPA method for the analysis of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons—EPA Method Continue Reading

Bringing the Performance Advantage of Core-Shell Technology to PAH Analysis-Part 1

PAH analysis

Part I: PAH Analysis and EPA Method 8310 Guest Author: Dr. Jeff Layne Welcome to our newest LC article series! I will be focusing on Phenomenex’s latest HPLC/UHPLC product, made Continue Reading

Whatever Happened to the Shaking Party? New Technology Challenging Old Lab Traditions

shaking party

How New Technology is Challenging an Old Environmental Lab Tradition Guest Author: Allen Misa, Food and Environmental Marketing Manager For decades—as long as environmental laboratories—there has been the tradition of Continue Reading

It’s Time to Prioritize Your PAH LC and GC Analysis!

PAH

Phenomenex has welcomed new products into the family! Introducing two new columns for the analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)—Kinetex® 3.5µm PAH and Zebron™ ZB-PAH. With increased focus on environmental Continue Reading