Unproductive Time Traps in ICP-MS Analysis and How To Avoid Them




For labs that have not optimized their ICP-MS methodology, unproductive and often unnecessary activities—time traps—can impact productivity and profitability. Employees overburdened by manual method setup, instruments checks, and having to repeat analyses may feel dissatisfied at work and are more likely to make mistakes. Mistakes can lead to reanalysis, impact sample turnaround time, and affect the quality of the results reported. This can put a lab’s reputation at risk. 

Download this eBook to learn about how to avoid common time traps such as:

  • Developing new ICP-MS methods 
  • Daily checks, cleaning and tuning
  • Sample and standard preparation 
  • Monitoring sample analysis