Volume 35, Issue 4 (July 1990)

    One-Pot Processing of Swabs for Organic Explosives and Firearms Residue Traces

    (Received 14 April 1989; accepted 23 August 1989)

    CODEN: JFSOAD

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    Abstract

    By the procedure described, swabs may be extracted and the cleanup of the extracts continued, by solid phase extraction, in the containers issued for the return of the used swabs to the laboratory. Thus, problems associated with techniques that involve transfer between containers of the swabs or their extracts are avoided. The procedure is designed for work with explosives and firearm traces and residues but is in principle applicable to any trace material that can be taken into solution.


    Author Information:

    Lloyd, JBF
    Grade 6 scientific officer and senior scientific officer, Home Office Forensic Science Laboratory, Birmingham,

    King, RM
    Grade 6 scientific officer and senior scientific officer, Home Office Forensic Science Laboratory, Birmingham,


    Stock #: JFS12910J

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS12910J

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    Title One-Pot Processing of Swabs for Organic Explosives and Firearms Residue Traces
    Symposium , 0000-00-00
    Committee E30