Santa Clara, Calif. -- Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced the availability of Chromosorb W support materials for packed GC columns. Chromosorb W is a solid support used in the separation of polar and a-polar compounds. With the addition of the Chromosorb W materials, Agilent now supplies the full line of Chromosorb W, P, G, T and 750 Series supports and the Century Series 101, 102 and 103 packings.
'Following a nearly two-year supply shortage of Chromosorb W, we are very pleased to provide laboratories with these vital support materials, which are now in stock and can be ordered immediately,' said Mike Feeney, vice president and general manager of Agilent's Supplies Division.
Agilent J&W packed GC columns are designed and manufactured to provide the highest quality and reproducibility for all sample types associated with packed column separations. They are used in a wide variety of applications in hydrocarbon processing, petrochemical, pharmaceutical raw materials analysis, and quality control.
About Agilent TechnologiesAgilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the world's premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics, electronics and communications. The company's 20,600 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries. Agilent had revenues of $6.8 billion in fiscal 2013.
On Sept. 19, 2013, Agilent announced plans to separate into two publicly traded companies through a tax-free spinoff of its electronic measurement business. The new company is named Keysight Technologies, Inc. The separation is expected to be completed in early November 2014.