Greg LeBlanc | Authors


Microwave Accelerated Extraction — SW-846 Method 3546 and Beyond

Microwave accelerated extraction (MAE) was evaluated by the authors of this review in 1999 (1). Since this time, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has promoted the use of SW-846 Method 3546 using MAE for the extraction of organic compounds from solid matrices.

A Review of EPA Sample Preparation Techniques for Organic Compound Analysis of Liquid and Solid Samples

Guest author Greg LeBlanc reviews techniques for preparing non- and semivolatile compounds from environmental samples for analysis under the Environmental Protection Agency's SW-846 guidelines.