e-Chronicle Newsletter

CSI E-Chronicle - December 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




New Products

Hamilton Microlab 300 Pipetting System

The Microlab 300 Pipettor is a guided pipetting system that minimizes pipetting errors and ensures consistency across all technicians and sample types. Take control of your pipetting with:

  • Guided Protocols — Automatic volume adjustment and onscreen instructions guide the user.

  • Improved Accuracy — The instrument is preprogrammed to compensate for unique atmospheric and liquid properties.

  • User-Friendly Software — Expedite your workflow with intuitive software and a probe that covers from 0.5 to 1000 µL.

  • Reduced Fatigue — Minimize strain with the lightest pipette probe in the industry.

  • Industry Compliant - For regulated laboratories, the software is 21 CFR Part 11-compliant and provides unprecedented traceability for common pipetting tasks.

For more information about the Microlab 300 Pipettor, click here

Contact our Instrumentation Team at 1-800-267-8103 or email instrum@chromspec.com

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New Literature

How to Convert from Helium to Hydrogen as a Carrier Gas in Gas Chromatgraphy
Parker Balston's "How to Guide", will take you through the steps necessary to convert from helium to hydrogen as a carrier gas for Gas Chromatography. The use of hydrogen from an inhouse generator will lead to considerable benefits in cost, safety and convenience in the laboratory. This publication gives detailed explanation of benefits, cost savings, time savings and more...click here to read more. Literature Code: PB01


AccuStandard Explosive Standards Guide
AccuStandard offers a comprehensive listing of explosive standards traditionally used for the remediation of soil and water in locations where explosives have been stored. These standards are also used to calibrate baggage screening detectors at airports and other secure locations (embassies and other government buildings), and for the training of animals to sniff out dangerous compounds by police departments and the military...click here to read more. Literature Code: A04


Hamilton Syringe Care Guide
With proper care and handling, Hamilton syringes provide unsurpassed performance year after year. This guide covers daily syringe use along with safety information and troubleshooting tips. Click here to read more. Literature Code: H03



Bio Chem Fluidics Electric Rotary Valves
The Bio Chem Fluidics Electric Rotary Valve is a stepper motor operated fluid handling valve. The Electric Rotary Valve provides an inert flow path for aggressive fluids. Click here to read more. Literature Code: BF17



Bio Chem Fluidics Isolation Valves
The Bio Chem Valve™ Solenoid Operated Isolation Valve offers instrument designers a completely inert, non-metallic fluid path. The valves use a flexible diaphragm to isolate the solenoid actuation mechanism from the fluid path. Isolation Valves offer low internal volumes, precise flow control and excellent ease of installation. Click here to read more. Literature Code: BF18


To request copies of these publications, contact our Customer Service team at 1-800-267-8103 or
email sales@chromspec.com and request by the literature code.

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Restek GCxGC Columns Promotion
Until March 31, 2013 purchase one primary column at your regular net price and receive a secondary column FREE

Fast GC Column Promotion
Until March 31, 2013 purchase one GC column at your regular net price and receive another column of the same length FREE!

Buy a Restek USLC Column Kit and receive a FREE LC Accessory Kit
Until December 31, 2013 receive a FREE UltraShield UHPLC PreColumn Filter and ValvTool Wrench or receive a FREE Trident direct guard cartridge system, replacement cap frits and ValvTool when you order a USLC Toolbox kit.

Click here to find out more about our promotions.

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Chromatographic Specialties Inc. is now the exclusive distributor of Bio Chem Fluidics products in Canada
Bio Chem Fluidics is an international design and manufacturing company dedicated to providing the highest quality Precision Fluid Handling equipment and components. This includes:

  • Bio-Chem ValveTM

  • Solenoid Operated Micro-Pumps

  • Isolation Valves and Pinch Valves

Click here to see a copy of the catalogue

For more information visit, www.biochemfluidics.com


The 2013 Calendar from Chromatographic Specialites Inc. and MJSBioLynx Inc.  is now available.
Our cat and lynx calendar is returning for 2013! We have hunted out some of the cutest feline images to grace the walls of your laboratory for another year. Email us at sales@chromspec.com to request your copy. (Please include your full mailing address).  




CHROMSPEC™ Chronicle is coming soon.
The new Winter 2012/2013 edition of the CHROMSPEC™ Chronicle will be available soon. We will be discussing:

  • Tips for a Greener Lab

  • Munktell Filters and Laboratory Papers

  • QuEChERS Products - increase productivity and reduce cost

  • Hydrogen - An Alternative to Helium for GC...plus much more.

  • Inert Pathways for improved sensitivity

To ensure you receive a copy, click here to sign up.

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