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Authors: Bujak R, Gadzala-Kopciuch R, Nowaczyk A, Raczak-Gutknecht J, Kordalewska M, Struck-Lewicka W, Markuszewski MJ, Buszewski B
Article Title: Selective determination of cocaine and its metabolite benzoylecgonine in environmental samples by newly developed sorbent materials.
Publication date: 2016
Journal: Talanta
Volume: 146
Page numbers: 401-409.
DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2015.08.066
Alternative URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0039914015302861

Abstract: Sewage epidemiology, as compared to crime statistics, health, medical reports or population surveys, is becoming the most objective and realistic approach to estimate drug consumption and trends in local communities. In this study we proposed newly synthesized sorbent materials for selective extraction of cocaine and benzoylecgonine from wastewater samples. The molecular modeling calculations were conducted to provide the choice of proper template and functional monomer for synthesis of extraction materials. The physicochemical properties of synthesized sorbents were studied using various techniques. The newly developed sorbent materials were applied for selective extraction of cocaine and benzoylecgonine from wastewater samples collected from different wastewater treatment plants in Poland. The obtained recoveries values in wastewater samples were 83.6(-7.1)% and 72.1(-4.8)%, for cocaine and benzoylecgonine, respectively. The newly developed sorbents comprise an alternative to conventional ones, which are not entirely suitable for highly efficient purification of environmental samples due to the presence of contaminants
Template and target information: cocaine, benzoylecgonine


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