SPEX CertiPrep is a leading manufacturer of certified reference materials (CRMs) and calibration standards for analytical spectroscopy and
chromatography. We offer a full range of inorganic and organic CRMs. We are certified by UL-DQS for ISO 9001:2008 and are proud to be
accredited by A2LA under ISO 17025:2005 and ISO Guide 34-2009. The scope of our accreditation is the most comprehensive in the industry
and encompasses all our manufactured products.
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35th Annual ALMA Conference
Nov 04, 2014 – Nov 07, 2014
Eastern Analytical Symposium and Exposition
Nov 17, 2014 – Nov 19, 2014
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CRM: Beyond the Basics
From accreditation to uncertainty--join SPEX CertiPrep as we explore the world of Certified Reference Materials. Starting with the basics, we will cover topics including the challenges of keeping up with regulations and accreditations, uncertainty types, and how to obtain accurate results with confidence!
Wine Making: The Art & Chemistry of Wine
The production of wine has been an art form and a business for thousands of years. Join SPEX CertiPrep as we discuss the vintner's art, from wine production to the chemistry of wine. Our presentation will include a look at the different chemical aspects of wine from flavor profile agents to contamination and spoilage agents. We invite you to take part in our interesting and informative look at the art and science of wine!
Restricted Elements in Imported Children's Toys
The recording of our webinar from April 10th entitled, "Identification, Preparation and Analysis of Imported Plastic Children's Toys for Restricted Elements."
NJDEP Extractable Petroleum Hydrocarbon Method
Posted 12/11/2014 |
SPEX CertiPrep is pleased to announce that we now offer NJDEP EPH (Extractable Petroleum Hydrocarbon) Method standards. The NJDEP developed this EPH method to comply with health-based criteria for site remediation efforts, and includes procedures to separate the petroleum content into specific carbon ranges.
This method utilizes a gas chromatograph (GC) fitted with a flame ionization detector (FID) to determine the collective concentrations of extractable aliphatic and aromatic petroleum hydrocarbons in water and soil/sediment matrices.
This method can be used for the quantitative analysis of environmental samples (water, soil, sediment, and sludge) and for residues from commercial petroleum products such as crude oil, diesel fuel, waste oil, fuel oil, lubricating oil, processed oil and bunker fuel.
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UCMR3 Standard Now Available!
Posted 11/8/2014 |
SPEX CertiPrep has introduced an EPA 524.3 reference standard for the monitoring of purgeable organic compounds in drinking water. This GC/MS standard covers the seven volatile organic compounds included in the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule 3 (UCMR3), which requires monitoring of all public drinking water systems with 10,000 or more customers.
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USP <467> Residual Solvents
Posted 10/1/2014 |
The USP general chapter <467> Residual Solvents is a method widely used for identifying and quantifying residual solvents when there is no information available on what solvents are likely to be present. USP <467> is divided into two separate sections based upon sample solubility: water soluble and water insoluble articles.
As required by the analytical procedure given in USP <467> for identifying and quantifying residual solvents in drug substances, drug products and excipients, SPEX CertiPrep now offers 35 analytes in Dimethyl Sulfoxide for Class 1, Class 2 and Class 3 solvents. Our products are manufactured and double checked by our QC department to validate the certificate of analysis which accompanies each product.
Residual solvents in pharmaceuticals are trace level impurities of volatile organic compounds in final products or excipients. In general, residual solvents originate from manufacturing processes related to the preparation of drug products. They can also form during product packaging and storage.
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