Detection and analysis of epoxides with 4-(p-nitrobenzyl)-pyridine

  • Lassie G. Hammock
  • Bruce D. Hammock
  • John E. Casida
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF01685927

Cite this article as:
Hammock, L.G., Hammock, B.D. & Casida, J.E. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. (1974) 12: 759. doi:10.1007/BF01685927

Summary

4-(p-Nitrobenzyl)-pyridine reagent provides a sensitive method for detection on paper and thin-layer chromatograms and for quantitative colorimetric analysis of many epoxides of biological and chemical interest and environmental significance.

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lassie G. Hammock
    • 1
  • Bruce D. Hammock
    • 1
  • John E. Casida
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Entomology and ParàsitologyUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeley
  2. 2.Department of Biological SciencesNorthwestern UniversityEvanston