Application Note: Routine determination of trifluoroacetic acid (TFA) and difluoroacetic acid (DFA) in surface and drinking water by direct injection using UPLC-MS/MS
16 June 2023

In this application note, Waters demonstrates a direct injection UPLC-MS/MS method for the determination of trifluoroacetic acid (TFA) and difluoroacetic acid (DFA) in surface and drinking water. The method performance study was completed on an ACQUITY UPLC I-Class PLUS System with a Xevo TQ-XS and electrospray ion source combination using a Waters Atlantis Premier BEH C18 AX Column. Samples were prepared by pipetting into a polypropylene injection vial and adding internal standard.

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