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Table 1 Liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry parameters for the detection of the explosives 1,3,5-trinitrobenzene (TNB), 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT), 4-amino–2,6-dinitrotoluene (4-ADNT), 2-amino–4,6-dinitrotoluene (2-ADNT), and 2,4-dinitrotoluene (2,4-DNT)

From: Quantification of nitroaromatic explosives in contaminated soil using MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry

Analyte Retention time (min) Precursor ion m/z Product ion m/z Collision energy (V)
TNB 8.3 183.10 95.10 20
TNT 10.9 226.10 196.10 11
4-ADNT 11.2 196.10 149.15 14
2-ADNT 11.6 196.10 150.10 18
2,4-DNT 12.2 181.10 116.05 14