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Determination of Methyl Esters in Diesel Oils by Gas Chromatography - Validation of the Method

R. Wawrzyniak, W. Wasiak, and M. Frackowiak

Faculty of Chemistry, A. Mickiewicz University, PL-60 780 Poznan, Poland

 

E-mail: rafwawrz@amu.edu.pl

Abstract: The EU directives on the addition of bio-components to diesel oil in the form of methyl esters of fatty acids (FAME) require that the relevant laboratories should be able to estimate the content of these bio-components in oil. Assuming complexity of hydrocarbon matrix regarded, gas chromatography was selected as the corresponding analytical method allowing both quantitative and qualitative characterization of a fuel studied. For evaluation of FAME content in gasoline a standard gas chromatography with flame ionization detector and a polar capillary column was used. The proposed analytical procedure does not require special preliminary sample preparation and it is characterized by high accuracy and precision.

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Chemical Papers 59 (6b) 449–452 (2005)

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