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Searching for Buried Treasure Using VUV’s Spectral Filters

Ryan Schonert

Ryan Schonert uses spectral filters to further analyze lipstick samples using a VGA-101.

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I Ain’t Got No Cork Taint – April’s VUV Absorbance Spectra Library Additions

James Diekmann, VUV Analytics

The first in a new series from the Applications Team at VUV Analytics -- additions each month to the VUV Spectral Library. These additions effect are…

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Screening Your Coffee for Furan with GC-VUV

James Diekmann, VUV Analytics

James Diekmann explains how he used the HS-GC-VUV technology to identify the toxic compound furan in coffee.

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Holy Halitosis – What’s in Your Mouthwash?! Let’s Find Out by Using GC-VUV.

James Diekmann, VUV Analytics

James Diekmann explains that not all "mint" mouthwashes are created equal when you test them using SH-GC-VUV.

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Better Living Through (Flavor) Chemistry, Part 5: Rollin’ with My Entourage

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

In his latest blog, Alex describes the importance of terpenes to cannabis and how GC-VUV simplifies cannabis terpene analysis. Fast GC run times of 12 minutes…

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Time Interval Deconvolution: Now in Terpenes Flavor!

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

Alex describes how fast terpene analysis using GC-VUV is enhanced by VUV Analyze capabilities including automated resolution of co-eluting peaks and terpene compound speciation.

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Making GC-VUV FAME-ous – The Skinny on Fats

Jonathan Smuts, VUV Analytics

Jonathan describes FAMEs analysis by GC-VUV. The ability to distinguish cis and trans isomers of monounsaturated fatty acids, as well as di- and tri-unsaturated fatty acids…

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Better Living Through (Flavor) Chemistry Part 4 – Good Friends Offer Advice, Real Friends Offer Gin

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

Alex describes gin terpenes analysis by GC-VUV. Terpenes botanicals profiling is simplified by the clear analyte identity provided by VUV spectroscopy. Profiles of an American contemporary…

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Better Living Through (Flavor) Chemistry Part 3 – Terpenes in Essential Oils

Alex Hodgson, VUV Analytics

Alex Hodgson describes the analysis of terpenes in essential oils using headspace-GC-VUV. GC-VUV accurately identifies terpene isomers and is a useful tool for flavor compound authentication.

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