Agilent GC/MS solutions
In recent weeks improper use of the phenylpyrazole insecticide Fipronil to treat egg producing chickens has been highlighted in countries across Europe. Ingestion of fipronil can cause symptoms ranging from nausea to seizure while the US EPA class fipronil as a possible human carcinogen.
The contamination of eggs which have entered the food-chain is a major cause for concern. Ensuring food is not contaminated with fipronil can be made easy thanks to the latest tools from Agilent Technologies.
Agilent’s BondElut QuEChERS kits and Pesticide and Environmental Pollutants Analyzer ensure a rapid implementation, with preconfigured & tested analysis methods delivering robust and sensitive results you can trust; Whether you are screening for hundreds of contaminants or investigating an incident.