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Aflatoxin(G2)

General Description

  • OSHA IMIS Code Number: A168
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 7241-98-7

Health Factors

Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method:
  • note: Call SLTC for sampling instructions for all Aflatoxins.
  • article: Goto, Tetsuhisa; Journal of Chromatography, 447 (1988) 410-4.
  • analytical condition: GC/FID, column- 15m 0.25µm DB-5, temperature 50-300°C at 15°C/min. "When the initial temperature of the column and injector was higher than 60°C, all four AF peaks became broad and the sensitivity was reduced." Analytical solvent was benzene:acetonitrile (98:2).

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