Essential Oil on SLB®-5ms

GC Analysis of <I>Cinnamoµm camphora</I> Essential Oil on SLB®-5ms


column SLB-5ms, 30 m x 0.25 mm I.D., 0.25 µm (28471-U)
oven 50 °C, 3 °C/min to 250 °C (5 min)
carrier gas helium, 30 cm/sec, constant
sample cinnamoµm camphora essential oil diluted 1:10 in n-hexane
injection 1 µL, 50:1 split
inj. temp. 280 °C
detector FlD, 280 °C


Analysis Note Cinnamoµm Camphor, also known as the camphor tree, is grown in several parts of the world including Japan, Taiwan, and Australia. Camphor, which is used in medicinal and cosmetic preparations, is derived from the leaves and wood of this tree. This application illustrates the GC analysis of the volatiles of cinnamoµm camphor on the SLB-5ms.
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