High performance liquid chromatography of fatty methyl esters: Analytical separations

  • C. R. Scholfield


Fatty methyl esters are separated on the basis of unsaturation and chain length on an analytical scale by high performance liquid chromatography with a C18/Corasil column and aqueous acetonitrile solvent. Analysis by this method includes polymerized and oxidized esters which may not be detected by gas chromatography.


High Performance Liquid Chromatography High Performance Liquid Chromatography Palmitate Methyl Oleate Methyl Linoleate 
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© American Oil Chemists 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. R. Scholfield
    • 1
  1. 1.Northern Regional Research LaboratoryPeoria

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