3. Extraction of Semivolatile Organic Compounds from Solid Matrices

  1. Somenath Mitra
  1. Dawen Kou and
  2. Somenath Mitra

Published Online: 29 OCT 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471457817.ch3

Sample Preparation Techniques in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 162

Sample Preparation Techniques in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 162

How to Cite

Kou, D. and Mitra, S. (2003) Extraction of Semivolatile Organic Compounds from Solid Matrices, in Sample Preparation Techniques in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 162 (ed S. Mitra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471457817.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ 07102, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ 07102, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 OCT 2003
  2. Published Print: 19 SEP 2003

Book Series:

  1. Chemical Analysis

Book Series Editors:

  1. J. D. Winefordner

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471328452

Online ISBN: 9780471457817

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Keywords:

  • extraction principles;
  • semivolatile organics;
  • soxhlett extraction;
  • soxtec;
  • automated soxhlett;
  • microwave assisted extraction (MAE);
  • supercritical fluid extraction (SFE);
  • accelerated solvent extraction (ASE)

Summary

Techniques for the extraction of semivolatile organics from solid matrices are discussed. These include soxhlett extraction, automatic soxhlett extraction, microwave assisted extraction (MAE), supercritical fluid extraction (SFE), and accelerated solvent extraction (ASE). Method fundamentals are discussed along with different applications. The methods are also compared in terms of their advantages and limitations.