e-Chronicle Newsletter

CSI E-Chronicle - April 2012

The e-chronicle is a bi-monthly publication from Chromatographic Specialties Inc. It showcases new products, suppliers, literature and news from across the chromatography industry. Click on the links below to be taken directly to that topic in the e-chronicle.

New Products

New Literature


Tradeshows and Seminars

New Product

UCT - QuEChERS Multi Pack Pouches
QuEChERS extraction reagents for all of the popular QuEChERS methods are available in individual metalized pouches for your convenience. Each pack of 50 pouches comes with racks of 50 empty centrifuge tubes with plug seal caps.

Product Code Description Pack Size

Pouch contains:
4000mg Magnesium Sulfate
1000mg Sodium Chloride

50 units
UCTECQUEU750CTMP Pouch contains:
4000mg Magnesium Sulfate
1000mg Sodium Chloride
500mg Sodium Citrate Dibasic Sesquihydrate
1000mg Sodium Citrate Tribas
50 units
UCTEC4MSSA50CTMP Pouch contains:
4000mg Magnesium Sulfate
1g Sodium Acetate
50 units
UCTECMSSA50CTMP Pouch contains:
6000mg of Magnesium Sulfate
1500mg Sodium Acetate
50 units
UCTECMSSC50CTFSMP Pouch contains:
6000mg Magnesium Sulfate
1500mg Sodium Chloride
50 units

Pouch contains:
6000mg Magnesium Sulfate
1500mg Sodium Chloride
1500mg Sodium Citrate Dihydrate
750mg Disodium Citrate Sesquihydrate

50 units
UCTECQUVIN50CTMP Pouch contains:
8000mg Magnesium Sulfate
2000mg Sodium Chloride
50 units
UCTECMSNA50CTMP Pouch contains:
8000mh Magnesium Sulfate
3500mg of Sdium Cholirde
50 units
















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Macherey-Nagel - Optima Wax Plus GC Column

  • New polar polyethylene glycol (PEG) column with innovative cross-linking and high polarity features!
  • Improved temperature stability compared to conventional PEG columns!
  • Operating range 40 °C – 260 °C (isothermal), for short isotherms in a temperature program up to 270 °C!
  • Chemically bonded and solvent-rinsable!
  • Extended column lifetime!
  • Low column bleed, suited for MSD!
  • Allows for injection of aqueous samples!
  • OPTIMA® WAXplus is equivalent to USP phase G16!

Click here to find out more 

Munktell - 2CT Paper For Cigarette Ignition Strength Testing

  • Filter paper for use in ASTM E2187 and DIN EN ISO 12863 
  • Munktell grade 2 CT, diameter 150 mm, certified
  • Made of 100% cotton linters
  • Each lot is tested according standard regulation requirements
  • Certificate upon request
  • Easy to handle

Click here to read more. 

CDS Analytical - 7400 Purge & Trap System

  • Suitable for soil and water
  • EPA Method 624, SW846 Method 8260 compliant
  • EPA Method SW846 5035 compliant
  • 72 positions - soil or water modes by tray
  • Great reproducibility
  • Competitively priced

Click here for more information.

Hamilton - Neuros Syringes
Developed specifically for the neurosciences, the Neuros minimizes injection site damage and delivers a microvolume of liquid to an exact location. Click here for more information.



For more details about any of the products mentioned on this page, contact our Technical Support team at
1-800-267-8103 or email tech@chromspec.com

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New Literature

Agilent Handbook of Hyphenated ICP-MS Applications
With more than 130 pages of information, the 2nd Edition Speciation Handbook includes dozens of hyphenated ICP-MS application notes covering topics from environmental monitoring to life sciences research as well as troubleshooting, making it an essential reference guide for anyone involved in speciation analysis.
Literature Code: AG76

Agilent Bond Elut Selection Guide
Bond Elut is manufactured using state-of-the-art automation to guarantee quality and consistency. Consistently reliable Bond Elut cartridges, time and time again, means you have consistently reproducible results. Over 40 different sorbent functionalities are available in a variety of cartridge formats including straight barrel, large reservoir capacity (LRC) and Bond Elut Junior (Jr).

  • Plexa and Polymeric SPE Selection Guide Literature Code: AG77 Click here to download a copy.
  • Silica-Based SPE Selection Guide Literature Code: AG78 Click here to download a copy.

Agilent Columns and Supplies - Productivity and Accuracy Enchancements for Food Safety Analysis
Agilent Guide for Sample Prep products you can purchase from them for septa and liners to SampliQ sorbents and Gas Purifiers. Literature Code: AG79 Click here to download a copy.



If you wish to order any of the literature listed above, contact our Customer Service team at 1-800-267-8103 or email sales@chromspec.com and request the literature code.

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Tradeshows and Seminars

Chromatographic Specialties Inc. Tradeshows

Event Date
Supply Management Services Tradeshow
University of Alberta
May 2nd, 2012

Canadian Society of Forensic Science 2012 Conference
The IRMACS Centre, Simon Fraser University

May 8th - 11th, 2012

The 13th Annual Workshop on Brominated and Other Flame Retardants

June 4th - 5th, 2012

Mid-Canada AOAC Day Trade show and Conference
Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre
1808 Wellington Avenue, Winnipeg

June 14th, 2012


Agilent Science and Technology Symposium 2012
The Agilent ASTS roadshow is coming to Canada. The roadshow will be displaying Agilent's newest products and technologies. The show will be open all day, including morning and afternoon technical session, separated by a mid-day tradeshow highlighing Agilent's newest equipment.

Location Date

Calgary, AB
Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
1316-33 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2A 6B6
Telephone: 1-403-248-8888

Thursday May 31st,
Montreal, QC
The Palais des congres de Montreal
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
Montreal QC, H2Z 1H2
Telephone: 1-514-871-8122
Tuesday June 5th,
Toronto, ON
Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel
801 Dixon Road
Mississauga, ON M9W 1J5
Telephone: 1-416-675-6100
Thursday June 7th,

Click here for more information and click here to register for the events

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