4. Wide-Scope Screening of Illicit Drugs in Urban Wastewater by UHPLC–QTOF MS

  1. Sara Castiglioni,
  2. Ettore Zuccato and
  3. Roberto Fanelli
  1. Félix Hernández,
  2. Juan V. Sancho and
  3. Lubertus Bijlsma

Published Online: 18 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118000816.ch4

Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis, and Fate Using Mass Spectrometry

Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis, and Fate Using Mass Spectrometry

How to Cite

Hernández, F., Sancho, J. V. and Bijlsma, L. (2011) Wide-Scope Screening of Illicit Drugs in Urban Wastewater by UHPLC–QTOF MS, in Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis, and Fate Using Mass Spectrometry (eds S. Castiglioni, E. Zuccato and R. Fanelli), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118000816.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy

Author Information

  1. Research Institute for Pesticides and Water, University Jaume I Castellón, Castellón, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JAN 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470529546

Online ISBN: 9781118000816

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Keywords:

  • illicit drug screening in urban wastewater by UHPLC-QTOF MS - and illicit drug presence;
  • post-target approach, detecting - unlimited number of compounds of interest;
  • QTOF MS potential, and ultrahigh-pressure liquid chromatography (UHPLC) - screening and confirmation of illicit drugs in wastewater

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • TOF and QTOF MS Analysis

  • Analytical Strategies for the Determination of Illicit Drugs in the Environment

  • Screening by UHPLC-QTOF MS

  • Conclusions

  • References