Construction and Evaluation of Cryogenic Preconcentration System for Analysis of VOC with ppb Level in the Air

대기 중의 ppb 농도의 VOC의 분석을 위한 저온농축장치의 제작과 성능평가

  • Received : 1999.04.14
  • Published : 1999.08.25

Abstract

Homemade cryogenic preconcentration system is constructed to preconcentrate the VOCs in the ambient air collected in canister. Homemade preconcentrator equipped with GC-MS was used for analysis of air sample containing VOCs at ppb level identified in EPA TO-14 method. The system was evaluated for analytical performance by comparison with the results of adsorption tube method widely used in the past, and shows good agreement for concentrations of benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylenes.

Keywords

cryogenic preconcentration;canister;VOC;GC-MS

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