Application Note: Analysis of Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products in Water
15 June 2017

EPA Method 1694 was published in December 2007 as a screening method for the analysis of 73 pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) in environmental samples, including water (wastewater, surface water and drinking water). The PPCPs include common prescription drugs, veterinary drugs, over‐the‐counter medicines, dietary supplements and other consumer products. This application note outlines a SPE procedure using UCT’s Enviro-Clean® HL DVB polymeric sorbent for the determination of 64 PPCPs in water according to EPA Method 1694.