Dioxin-Academy Course 3

samples of human origin

Training course on the analysis of polychlorinated dibenzo(p)dioxins and dibenzofurans (PCDD/F) in samples of human origin.

Training period: 6 - 7 days
Equipment: New analytical lab / Thermo Finnigan MAT 95 XPTwo GC/HRMS-System
Preliminary services:
  • overall organisation
  • preparation of documents
  • organisation of accommodation*
Materials: use of solvents, materials and certified standards
Adding: up to 6 analyses of own model samples

* please note that costs for accommodation are not included in any quotation based on this training period contents


3P - topics of theoretical lectures:

  • sources and levels, contamination case studies
  • TEFs/TEQs, TDIs/TWIs
  • uptake and body burdon (TDIs/TWIs)
  • prerequisites on sampling
  • storage and sample preparation
  • analytical procedures
  • limits of detection/quantification
  • QA and QC measures
  • identification of patterns/sources
  • test reports acc. to ISO/IEC 17025
  • lbnl: trouble shooting
Topics of practical training:
  • sample preparation + extraction
  • determination of fat content
  • clean-up procedures
  • GC/HRMS analysis
  • data evaluation (plausibility check)
Additional services:
  • provision of documents reflecting the topics
  • of the training course
  • provision of publications
  • on the side: view in LIMS-System

Please contact us for more information.