, Volume 23, Issue 5, pp 370–372 | Cite as

A new adsorbent for trace organic analysis in environmental samples

  • C. -C. D. Yao
  • A. Zlatkis
Short Communications


Graphite fluoride has been evaluated as an adsorbent for use in concentrating organic impurities in air and water samples. This material has been shown to yield large breakthrough volumes for most organics and should be useful for trace analysis in environmental chemistry.

Key Words

Graphite fluoride Trace analysis Environmental samples 


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© Friedr. Vieweg & Sohn Verlagsgesellschaft mbH 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. -C. D. Yao
    • 1
  • A. Zlatkis
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemistry DepartmentUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA

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