Chemical Papers

, Volume 64, Issue 4, pp 523–527 | Cite as

Visual spectroscopy detection of triclosan

  • Olexander I. KysliakEmail author
  • Natalia I. Smyk
Short Communication


The azo coupling reaction with 2-aminonaphthalene-4,8-disulfonic acid (I) was used to develop a new cheap and rapid method of triclosan (II) determination in hygiene products. The calibration graph was linear in the range of 2.0−100 × 10−6 mol L−1. The detection limit was 2.0 μmol L−1.


triclosan spectrophotometry hygiene products azo coupling reaction 


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© Institute of Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Analytical ChemistryTaras Shevchenko National University of KyivKyivUkraine

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