4. Extraction of Volatile Organic Compounds from Solids and Liquids

  1. Somenath Mitra
  1. Gregory C. Slack1,
  2. Nicholas H. Snow2 and
  3. Dawen Kou3

Published Online: 29 OCT 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471457817.ch4

Sample Preparation Techniques in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 162

Sample Preparation Techniques in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 162

How to Cite

Slack, G. C., Snow, N. H. and Kou, D. (2003) Extraction of Volatile Organic Compounds from Solids and Liquids, in Sample Preparation Techniques in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 162 (ed S. Mitra), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471457817.ch4

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 13676, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 07079, USA

  3. 3

    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:

  • static headspace extraction;
  • dynamic headspace extraction;
  • membrane extraction;
  • solid phase micro-extraction;
  • liquid–liquid extraction;
  • large volume injection;
  • gas chromatography

Summary

The principles and applications of several commonly used techniques for the extraction of volatile compounds from solids and liquids are described. These include: static and dynamic headspace extraction, membrane extraction, solid phase micro-extraction and liquid–liquid extraction. Large volume injection techniques for gas chromatography are also introduced.