Moscow University Chemistry Bulletin

, Volume 73, Issue 6, pp 265–271 | Cite as

HPLC Determination of Glyphosate, Aminomethylphosphonic Acid, and Glufosinate Using a Hypercarb Porous Graphite Adsorbent

  • E. N. Goncharova
  • M. A. StatkusEmail author
  • G. I. Tsizin
  • R. N. Selimov


A method for the HPLC determination of glyphosate, aminomethylphosphonic acid, and glufosinate using the gradient separation of analytes on a Hypercarb porous graphitized carbon adsorbent and an aqueous solution of ammonium formate and ammonia as a mobile phase is proposed. Analytes are detected using quadrupole and three-quadrupole mass spectrometers. In order to increase the retention of the analytes, the chromatographic column is washed with water before the injection of a sample solution. This procedure results in a three- to fourfold increase in the retention factors of the analytes in comparison with the analogues described in the publications.


liquid chromatography mass spectrometry Hypercarb porous graphitized carbon adsorbent glyphosate glufosinate aminomethylphosphonic acid 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. N. Goncharova
    • 1
  • M. A. Statkus
    • 1
    Email author
  • G. I. Tsizin
    • 1
  • R. N. Selimov
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Russian State Center for the Quality and Standardization of Veterinary Medicines and FeedsMoscowRussia

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