Resources - PCBs

June 26th, 2020 in Resources

Here are some resources we have found very useful for the analysis of PCBs.

  1. Frame, G.M.; Cochran, J.W.; Bowadt, S.S. Complete PCB Congener Distributions for 17 Aroclor Mixtures Determined by 3 HRGC Systems Optimized for Comprehensive Quantitative, Congener-Specific Analysis (1996) J. High Resol. Chromatogr., Vol 19, 657-668. DOWNLOAD
  2. Frame, G.M. A collaborative study of 209 PCB congeners and 6 Aroclors on 20 different HRGC columns. 1. Retention and coelution database. Fresenius J. Anal. Chem. (1997) 357: 701-713. 
  3. Murphy, B.; Carlson, R.; Knowles, D. Selective Extraction of PCBs from Fish Tissue Using Accelerated Solvent Extraction. Thermo Scientific, App Note 322 (2013).
  4. Evaluation of Several Columns and Solvents for Post-Extraction Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) Clean-up of Fish Tissue Prior to PCB Analysis. Gilson, App Note ENV1201 (2009).
  5. Perdih, A.; Jan, J.; Formation of polychlorobiphenyls in silicone rubber. Chemosphere (1994) Vol. 28, No. 12, 2197-2202.
  6. Hu, D.; Hornbuckle, K.C.; Inadvertent Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Commercial Paint Pigments. Environ. Sci. Technol. (2010) 44, 2822–2827.
  7. Herrick, R.F.; PCBs in school—Persistent chemicals, persistent problems. NEW SOLUTIONS (2010) Vol. 20(1) 115-126.