Weighing, Pipetting, and Volumetric Glassware – More than Just Basic Lab Skills



Webinar Date/Time: Mon, Dec 12, 2022 11:00 AM EST

Improve essential lab practices of weighing, pipetting, and working with volumetric glassware with our practical tips and tricks.

Register Free: https://www.chromatographyonline.com/lcgc_w/lab_skills

Event Overview:

Every analyst must carry out fundamental lab tasks every day, such as, weighing, pipetting, and using volumetric glassware. Use of these everyday pieces of equipment should be straightforward. However, mistakes in these tasks can result in costly re-analyses that are complex to troubleshoot. Even the most basic tasks can be improved to ensure better analytical results. Therefore, this webcast will provide you with essential knowledge that everyone can apply to their routine lab practices.

Register for this webcast and get even more learning. You will receive exclusive access to a complete CHROMacademy training module on Automatic Pipettes.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Balances
    • Selecting the correct balance
    • Importance of balance location
    • Weighing with balances
    • Problems when weighing
  • Pipetting
    • Modes of pipetting
    • Choosing the correct pipette
    • Importance of pipette tips
    • Pipette care and maintenance
  • Volumetric glassware
    • Selection and use of volumetric glassware
    • Volumetric glassware accuracy and calibration


Dawn Watson
CHROMacademy Product Manager

Dawn completed her PhD in synthetic inorganic chemistry at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, followed by postdoctoral research on small molecule reaction kinetics at Princeton University. Following several years working for a major instrument manufacturer, she became a technical expert for CHROMacademy in 2013. She has expertise in various analytical techniques, including HPLC, GC, GC–MS, LC–MS, NMR, and molecular spectroscopy. As well as numerous wet chemistry and sample preparation techniques.

Register Free: https://www.chromatographyonline.com/lcgc_w/lab_skills

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