Teledyne Tekmar AutoMate-Q40 QuEChERs Platform

Teledyne Tekmar is a leader in the design and manufacturing of analytical instrumentation for the laboratory providing productivity-enhancing instrumentation and solutions to a number of industries and is represented in Germany by ANTEC GmbH.

AutoMate-Q40

The AutoMate-Q40 is a revolutionary system specifically designed and optimized to automate the QuEChERS sample preparation workflow.

The AutoMate-Q40 system automates the following sample prep functions

  • Liquid dispensing/pipetting
  • Vortex mixing
  • Vial shaking
  • Opening/closing sample vials
  • Addition of solid reagents (ex. salts, buffers)
  • Identifying liquid levels
  • Decanting
  • Centrifugation
  • Matrix spiking
  • dSPE cleanup

Methods 

The system is configured ‘out of the box’ to conduct two of the most popular QuEChERS sample preparation methods:

  • ​AOAC 2007.01 (Pesticide Residues in Food by Acetonitrile Extraction and Partitioning with Magnesium Sulfate)
  • EN 15662.2008 (Foods of Plant Origin - Determination of Pesticide Residues Using GC-MS and/or LC-MS/MS Following Acetonitrile Extraction/Partitioning and Clean-up by Dispersive SPC - QuEChERS Method)

Key Features

The AutoMate-Q40 system automates the following sample prep functions

  • Liquid dispensing/pipetting
  • Vortex mixing
  • Vial shaking
  • Opening/closing sample vials
  • Addition of solid reagents (ex. salts, buffers)
  • Identifying liquid levels
  • Decanting
  • Centrifugation
  • Matrix spiking
  • dSPE cleanup

AutoMate Q40 Brochure

Teledyne Tekmar Deutschland

Teledyne Tekmar is represented in Germany by ANTEC GmbH

Headquarters

ANTEC GmbH
Analysen- und Prozesstechnik
Hauptstraße 4
82404 Sindelsdorf

Telefon: +49 (0) 8856 9910
Telefax: +49 (0) 8856 9891

E-Mail: kontakt@teledynetekmar.de

Support

ANTEC GmbH
Technical Support

Telefon: +49 (0) 89 72069268
Telefax: +49 (0) 89 72625045

E-Mail: service@teledynetekmar.de