FMS, Inc. introduces the first of its PBDE Free Columns at Dioxin 2010

June 04, 2010

FMS, Inc .has introduced new PBDE free columns manufactured in its state of the art Class 1000 clean room.  The PBDE free columns are specifically designed for use in the FMS PowerPrep automated sample cleanup system and the trace analysis of PBDE’s. .  The FMS  prepackaged  PBDE free columns are available in packing materials such as Alumina, 0.5% Deactivated Alumina, Carbon, Carbon/Silica,  Acidic Silica, Silica ABN, Silica/Silver Nitrate in a variety of sizes.  Each lot of PBDE free columns is tested and guaranteed, a certificate of analysis is provided with each lot.  “We have worked very closely with our PowerPrep automated Sample Cleanup system users to develop PBDE free columns by implementing a Class 1000 clean room and a rigorous QC process that will enable them to perform a very difficult trace analysis consistently,” said Hamid Shirkhan, President of FMS, Inc.  

According to Wim Traag of Rikilt, “The FMS PBDE free columns from the FMS class 1000 clean room produce high quality columns with the lowest possible levels of PBDE’s”

 

PBDE

PBDE

PBDE

PBDE

PBDE

PBDE

PBDE

PBDE

 

28

47

99

100

153

154

183

209

 

Calculated

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Calculated

Calculated

Calculated

Calculated

Calculated

Calculated

 

Amount

Amount

Amount

Amount

Amount

Amount

Amount

Amount

LVI PBDE 100414

[PG]

[PG]

[PG]

[PG]

[PG]

[PG]

[PG]

[PG]

test PBDE 1

0.36

6.85

3.90

0.50

4.19

1.44

4.34

108.26

test PBDE 2

0.41

8.13

3.85

0.68

3.52

1.54

1.72

108.51

test PBDE 3

0.34

9.70

3.58

0.34

4.41

2.03

2.70

146.74

test PBDE 4

0.47

6.74

4.41

0.30

4.89

1.95

3.66

164.71

test PBDE 5

0.41

7.51

4.06

0.69

4.29

2.51

5.48

144.91

test PBDE 6

0.41

10.41

8.23

1.01

1.99

2.28

3.44

157.64

For more information please contact sales@fms-inc.com

FMS, Inc., 580 Pleasant St. Watertown, MA   Phone 617-393-2934   www.fmsenvironmental.com