Knowledge center

Back to overview
Application note

Analysis of elemental impurities (heavy metals) in pharmaceutical materials

This application note shows that the Epsilon 3XLE – an energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer – is very well capable of analyzing heavy metals in pharmaceutical materials.

One of the most common product safety related analytical tests is the quantification of heavy metals or inorganics in all materials within a pharmaceutical product. This normally includes the toxic heavy metals such as As, Hg and Pb and catalysts such as Pd and Pt.

Download application note
You'll need Adobe Acrobat to read this file. Download it here

Share this article