The Analysis of Fire Debris for the Presence of Propan-2-ol Using Dynamic Headspace Concentration and Gas Chromatography with Flame Ionization Detection

    Volume 44, Issue 5 (September 1999)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 4


    Langford, AM
    Lothian and Borders Police Forensic Science Laboratory, Edinburgh,

    Okely, M
    Lothian and Borders Police Forensic Science Laboratory, Edinburgh,

    Lewis, RJ
    Lothian and Borders Police Forensic Science Laboratory, Edinburgh,

    Denieul, SE
    Lothian and Borders Police Forensic Science Laboratory, Edinburgh,

    (Received 9 October 1998; accepted 14 December 1998)

    Abstract

    We describe a simple procedure for the identification of propan-2-ol in fire debris. Vapors collected from samples of debris at elevated temperatures, were subsequently dissolved in water prior to being analyzed by headspace gas chromatography with flame ionization detection.


    Paper ID: JFS12043J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS12043J

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    Title The Analysis of Fire Debris for the Presence of Propan-2-ol Using Dynamic Headspace Concentration and Gas Chromatography with Flame Ionization Detection
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