Volume 5, Issue 19 of BrJAC brings scientific articles on advanced analytical techniques as: total reflection X-ray fluorescence spectrometry; Raman spectroscopy; partial least squares (PLS) models used in prediction of analyte contents; on-line pyrolysis-GC-MS and thermally assisted hydrolysis and methylation.
The Editorial, Points of View and Letter, which were written by highly qualified professionals of the academy and Brazilian water and sanitation, and environmental companies, address the Water Chemical Analyses theme. The interview of this edition was with Prof. Mário Ugulino, who is an active member of the scientific community.
The Sponsor Reports are on elemental and organic analyses of waters using instruments of high technology.
A feature presents the 41st Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Chemical Society, which was marked by discussions on the future of scientific research in chemistry.
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