GC columns by application

Phase selection by application

For each application type there are recommended phases to be used for the application; and/or alternative phases that can be used for the application.

Application

Recommended column phases

Alternative column phases

Acidic/neutral drugs

BPX35

BPX5, BP5

Acids

BP21 (FFAP)

BPX5, BP5, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

Alcohols

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

BPX5, BP5, BPX-Volatiles, BP624, BP21 (FFAP)

Amines - Aliphatic

 

BPX5, BP5, BPX-Volatiles, BP624, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

Amines - Aromatic

BPX35

BPX5, BP5, BPX-Volatiles, BP624, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

Antidepressants

BPX35

BPX5, BP5

Aromatic – PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons)

BPX5, BP5

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, HT8, BPX35, BPX50

Aroclors

HT8

 

Beverages - Alcohols

BPX-Volatiles, BP624

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

Butter - Fat

HT5

BPX5, BP5

Chiral - Compounds

CYDEX-B™

 

Chlorinated aromatics

BPX5, BP5 BPX35

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BP10 (1701)

Cigarette lighter fuel

 

BPX5, BP5, BPX-Volatiles, BP624

Dioxins

BPX5, BP5

BPX50

Essential oils

BPX5, BP5, CYDEX-B™

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX), BPX90

Food – FAME (fatty acid methyl esters)

BPX70, BPX90

BPX5, BP5, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

Glucose - Methylated

BPX70

 

Herbicides

BPX50

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX5, BP5, BPX35

Industrial solvents

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

BPX-Volatiles, BP624

Ketones

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

BPX35, BPX-Volatiles, BP624, BP10 (1701), BPX50

Monomers

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

BPX5, BP5

Nitroaromatics

BPX5, BP5 BPX35

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, HT8, BP10 (1701), BPX50

Organochlorine pesticides

BPX5, BP5, BPX50

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, HT8, BPX35, BP10 (1701), BPX90

Organophosphorous pesticides

BPX5, BP5, BPX50

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX35, BPX90

Paraffins

BPX1, BP1-PONA, HT5

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX5, BP5

PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls)

HT8

BPX5, BP5, BPX90

Petroleum

BPX1, BP1-PONA, HT5

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX5, BP5

Phenols

BPX5, BP5

BPX35, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX), BP21 (FFAP)

Phthalates

BPX5, BP5

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX90

Plant sterols

 

BPX5, BP5, BPX35, BPX50

Polymers

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, HT5

 

Polywax

HT5

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX5, BP5

Pyrethroids

BPX5, BP5

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BP10 (1701), BPX50

Racehorse doping mixture

BPX5, BP5, BPX35

 

Sedatives

 

BPX5, BP5, BPX35

Semivolatiles

BPX5, BP5, BPX35

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX90

Silicon oil

HT5

 

Solvents

BPX-Volatiles, BP624, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

BPX90

Sugars - Alditol acetates

BP21 (FFAP)

BPX5, BP5, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

Triglycerides

BPX5, BP5, HT5

 

TRPH  (total recoverable petroleum hydrocarbons)

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, HT5

BPX5, BP5

Volatiles

BPX-Volatiles, BP624, SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX)

BPX5, BP5

Xylenes

SolGel-WAX™, BP20 (WAX), BPX90

SolGel-1ms™, BP1, BPX1, BP1-PONA, BPX5, BP5, HT5

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