The LCGC Blog: Troubleshooting Gas Chromatography Part II – Reduced Peak Size (Loss of Sensitivity)
May 12, 2020
We are frequently asked about issues with reduced peak size in gas chromatography (GC), and I’m guessing this is related to just how difficult this problem is to troubleshoot. There are so many potential causes that an inexperienced GC user may not know where to begin the troubleshooting process. Fear not. What follows is our logical guide to locating and fixing the issues with loss of sensitivity, and we’ve tried to cover as many of the instrument and application issues that we can think of.