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The Determination of Chemical Elements in Food

Applications for Atomic and Mass Spectrometry

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The Role of Atomic and Mass Spectrometry in Identifying Chemical Elements in Food highlights the roles that atomic spectroscopy and mass spectrometry play in food laboratory research and food quality assurance. It teaches the reader how to use these technologies to identify trace elements in food, which can be either beneficial to the consumer or highly toxic. The book consists of five sections focusing on background information on the challenges of quantifying trace elements, recent innovations in instrumentation and techniques, applications to animal foods, applications to plant foods, and an overview of where the field is going and what questions still need to be answered. It also details food laws and regulations posed by various governments, including the U.S. and EU. Other topics covered include pretreatment of samples, speciation, trace element research, measurement uncertainty, hyphenated techniques, statistical validation, and more.

Author Biography

Sergio Caroli, PHD, is a Research Director at the Department of Foodand Animal Safety, Istituto Superiore di Sanita (National Institute of Health), Rome, and Honorary Professor at the Eotvos Lorand University of Budapest.
Release date NZ
August 24th, 2007
Contributor
Edited by Sergio Caroli
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Pages
752
Dimensions
165x236x42
ISBN-13
9780471687849
Product ID
3087487

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