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Pesticide Residue Monitoring Database Users' Manual - Determination Code Definitions

March 2004

In the determination code definitions, the term "PAM" refers to the FDA Pesticide Analytical Manual and the term "LIB" refers to Laboratory Information Bulletin which is an internal FDA publication.

Code Definition
01 PAM I 302 DG1, 13, or 18, GLC - electron capture detector
02 PAM I 302 DG2, 14, or 19, GLC - phosphorus selective detector (FPD-P)
03 PAM I 302 DG15, GLC - sulfur selective detector (FPD-S)
04 PAM I 302 DG4, GLC - nitrogen selective detector (ElCD-N)
05 PAM I 302 DG3 or DG16, GLC-halogen selective detector (ElCD-X)
06 PAM I 302 DG-6, GLC-flame ionization detector
07 GLC-mass spectrometry
08 PAM I 302 DG7, GLC early eluter temp. - electron capture detector
09 Thin Layer Chromatography
10 Paper Chromatography
11 LC-UV detector
12 PAM I 401 DL1, HPLC post-column derivatization and fluorometric detector
13 PAM I 302 DG 11, GLC late eluter temp. - phosphorus selective detector (FPD-P)
14 PAM I 302 DG20, GLC with DEGS - phosphorus selective detector (FPD-P)
15 PAM I 302 DG23, GLC with DEGS - N/P detector
16 PAM I 302 DG5 or DG17, GLC - N/P detector
17 PAM I 302 DG9, GLC early eluter temp. - halogen selective detector (ElCD-X)
18 PAM I 302 DG21, GLC with DEGS - sulfur selective detector (FPD-S)
19 PAM I 401 DL2
20 PAM I 302 DG10, GLC late eluter temp. - electron capture detector
21 PAM I 302 DG12, GLC late eluter temp. - halogen selective detector (ElCD-X)
22 HPLC, with photoconductivity (halogen) detector
23 PAM I 302 DG22, GLC with DEGS - halogen selective detector (ElCD-X)
24 PAM I 403 DL3
25 HPLC with electrochemical detection
26 (entry of this code was in error)
27 PAM I 404 DL5
28 GLC - atomic emission detector - element selective (confirm. only)
29 PAM I 302 DG8 GLC at early eluter temp. - phosphorus selective detector (FPD-P)
30 GLC - chemiluminescence (sulfur) detector
31 Immunoassay spectrophotometric determination
34 GLC with ion trap MS/MS
40 (entry of this code was in error)
41 (entry of this code was in error)
44 (entry of this code was in error)
45 GC-MSD (organohalogen pesticides)
46 GC-MSD (organonitrogen, sulfur & hydrocarbon pesticides)
49 GLC with pulsed flame photometric detector-phosphorus
50 Flame Atomic Absorption (AA)
59 Liquid Chromatography
60 Spectrophotometric
90 (entry of this code was in error)
99 Other

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