Novel Sample Preparation and GC–MS/MS Analysis of Triclosan and Methyl Triclosan in Biosolids
The antimicrobial triclosan is present in myriad personal care products, many of which are disposed of down household drains and travel
to wastewater treatment plants. This article describes a simple and rapid method for the preparation and extraction of triclosan and methyl
triclosan from the complex matrix of biosolids and paper mulch samples followed by analysis using GC–MS/MS.