Elemental impurities in drug products pose a risk to patient health due to toxicological effects, and their levels should be controlled within acceptable limits. Find analytical methods and materials for impurity assessment.
Analysis of heavy metals and metals in cannabis and hemp containing personal care products and cosmetics include sample preparation by grinding, preparation of calibration solutions for a standard addition approach, a microwave digestion protocol and subsequent ICP-MS analysis.
Elemental impurities in pharmaceutical products must be monitored and controlled at all stages of development and production. Ultrapure water produced by a Milli-Q® water system is recommended for ICP-MS and ICP-OES trace element analyses.