Polymere analysis based on pyrolysis followed by gas chromatography und mass spectrometry (GC/MS)

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GC/MS system for the automatically pyrolysis of polymere materials. Image: GERSTEL

Using pyrolysis-GC/MS for polymer analysis [2]

Pyrogram of a rosin methyl ester resin after pyrolysis at 800 °C. The peak with the highest intensity was determined to be methyl abietate (m/z = 316). Source: GERSTEL