Developed in 2003 by Anastassiades et al, this innovative approach to pesticide extraction from fruits and vegetables has now become a routine sample prep technique in many laboratories.

Interestingly, QuEChERS is not confined to this initial application anymore, and an ever increasing number of simple yet powerful methods now span a wide range of analytes and complex matrices. Useful tips for method development are found below.

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Here is an excellent Application on Micotoxins from our colleagues at Anatune.


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Learn all about this popular sample preparation technique from the QuEChERS module on CHROMacademy.
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