Introduction to analytical chemistry of organic contaminants; inventory of contaminants - priority pollutants; physico-chemical characteristics of organic contaminants; sampling, sample processing and sample storage; sample enrichment and clean-up; qualitative and quantitative analysis; chromatographic methods; spectroscopic methods; electrochemical methods; immunochemical methods; hyphenated analytical techniques (GC-MS, LC-MS, GC-ICP-MS); analysis of selected groups of specific organic contaminants - hydrocarbons, volatile halogenated hydrocarbons, chlorinated pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls, herbicides, brominated flame retardants, phenols, surfactants, pharmaceuticals, organometallic compounds; statistical analysis of experimental data - application in environmental studies.
Description of instruction methods: Lectures, seminars, laboratory demonstrations, consultation
Description of course/module requirements: Written and/or oral exam
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P.R. Loconto, Trace Environmental Quantitative Analysis. Principles, Techniques and Applications, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Boca Ratton, Fl, USA, 2006, p. 731.
D. Barcelo (Ed.), Sample Handling and Trace Analysis of Pollutants. Techniques, Applications and Quality Assurance, Elsevier Science, Amsterdam, 2000, p. 1116.
R.P. Schwarzenbach, P.M. Gschwend, D.M. Imboden, Environmental Organic Chemistry, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 2016, p. 1026.
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J. Pawliszyn (Ed.), Comprehensive sampling and sampling preparation, Elsevier Inc., Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2012, p. 3200.
S. Fanali, P.R. Haddad, C. Pole, P. Schoenmakers, D. Lloyd (Eds.), Liquid Chromatography: Applications, Second Edition, Elsevier Inc., Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2017, p. 838.
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