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Area of Application

Water Analysis

As the most important foodstuff, water is always in focus, contamination is not acceptable. Water samples are usually large in volume, making them a particular challenge for sample preparation.

Method-compliant solutions according to US-EPA or European standards in conjunction with the fastest commercially-available automation solutions can be found at LCTech. The solutions offered comprise SPE columns and automation via FREESTYLE XANA systems and the unique nitrogen-free and contamination-reducing concentration of the samples with high throughput.

PFAS, pesticides, explosives, sweeteners, pharma residues, PAHs – high throughput for large-volume samples with FREESTYLE XANA.
Sample preparation by LCTech

Products for Water Analysis

FREESTYLE XANA loaded with bottles | © LCTech GmbH


  • Method-compliant automation
  • For large-volume samples
  • With online evaporation on request
  • Use of all commercially available SPE columns (3 and 6 mL) possible
FREESTYLE XANA TableTop loaded with bottles | © LCTech GmbH


The space-saving device to pre-clean water samples up to 250 mL can process up to 30 samples per sequence and up to 6 samples at the same time. The ideal robotic system for PFAS analysis.

D-EVA Vacuum Concentration | © LCTech GmbH

D-EVA (specially for PFAS)

  • Parallel concentration of samples without nitrogen
  • No cross-contamination
  • For sensor-controlled concentration to a few µL
Figure 6 EluCLEAN columns | © LCTech GmbH

Products for Sample Preparation

With EluCLEAN® columns, you can achieve outstanding results when cleaning up PFAS samples for the following applications:

  • Drinking water 
  • Solid and liquid environmental samples
  • Universal application for a wide range of matrices
Front view Vacuum Manifold EluVac for 20 samples  | © LCTech GmbH

EluVac™ Vacuum Manifold

  • Chemical-resistant material to process various applications in the food and environmental sector
  • Suitable for SPE clean-up, mycotoxin sample clean-up, filtration
  • Suitable for HPLC and LC-MS/MS analysis

Ready for the next step?

Get in touch! The LCTech experts will be happy to provide you with individual solutions.