For Cannabis Pesticides
Agilent 6400 Series LC-MS/MS
Triple-Quadrupole Liquid Chromatography with tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) the industry standard for pesticides lab testing in cannabis. With superior sensitivity and selectivity it's the tool of choice to detect pesticides below parts-per-million levels in the challenging cannabis matrix. Some state/country pesticide lists can be done with an LC-MS/MS only, while others require a supplementary GC-MS/MS to cover it all.
AIM's recommendation will vary depending on the particular analyte and action-limit requirements given by the regulating body in your state or country. Our inventory includes 6240, 6460, 6470, 6490, and 6495 systems; although other LC-MS MS testing equipment options are also available. Installation and training on the hardware and software are available.
- A common LC-MS/MS configuration for cannabis pesticides is:
- A customized HPLC stack
- Triple-Quadrupole MSD with source
- Foreline Vacuum Pump(s)
- PC Data System with Software
Confused by all these acronyms? Start by checking out the Cannabis Testing Starter Guide to learn about which instrument may suit your needs!