EWCPS 2017

19.02.2017 – 24.02.2017
Sankt Anton am Arlberg, Austria


Shimadzu will act as a gold sponsor on the EWCPS 2017 in St Anton in Tirol, organized by the Department of Chemistry of the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria.

Feel free to stop by our booth between 19 and 24 February 2017, to meet the ICPMS-2030 or take part in our Technical Workshop on Sunday, 19.02. On the same day you can also meet us in our ski hut during the Ice Breaker event. On Wednesday, 22.02 Shimadzu will host an evening event.


Shimadzu Technical Meeting
"Total solutions for food analysis"

Sunday, 19.02.2017
13:00 - 16:00 h
ARLBERGWELL.com Seminarraum


During this technical meeting offered By Shimadzu Europa GmbH you will be able to follow several presentations related to the evaluation of the most important nutritional products in the world: Beer, Wine and Sausages.

The program will comprise 3 presentations covering elemental analysis by ICPOES, ICPMS and EDX.


"How healthy is beer? Analysis of Contaminants by ICP-MS"
Uwe Oppermann, Analytical Business Unit: Food & Food Safety, Shimadzu Europa GmbH, Duisburg, Germany


"Determination of Calcium by EDX;  A fast method for the determination in mechanically recovered meat"
Dr. Helmar Wiltsche, Technical University Graz, Graz, Austria

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"Simultaneous determination of heavy metals in food and beverages"
Prof. Dr. Juergen Schram, University of Applied Sciences Hochschule Niederrhein, FB Chemie,  Krefeld, Germany

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Beer samples will be available without cost for all visitors. Shimadzu beer glasses will be available as give away.

Registration for this technical meeting is closed.


Oral Presentation


Tuesday, 21.02.2017
10:50 - 11:00 h

"Determination of contaminants in beer using ICP-MS spectrometry"

Uwe Oppermann1, Jürgen Schram2, Ludivine Fromentoux3, Jan Knoop1
1Shimadzu Europa GmbH, Duisburg, Germany; 2University of applied Sciences, Krefeld, Germany; 3Shimadzu France, Marne La Vallee, France




Tuesday, 21.02.2017 from 14:00 - 15:40 h
Thursday, 23.02.2017 from 16:20 - 18:10 h

1| Determination of heavy metals in Italian Wine using ICP-MS
Uwe Oppermann, Analytical Business Unit: Food & Food Safety, Shimadzu Europa GmbH

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2| Determination of heavy metals in flavoured e-liquids using ICP-OES
Uwe Oppermann, Analytical Business Unit: Food & Food Safety, Shimadzu Europa GmbH

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3| Easy & Fast determination of trace elements in clinical samples using quadropole ICP-MS
Jan Knoop, Product Specialist Spectroscopy, Shimadzu Europa GmbH

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4| Simultaneous determination of various elements in infant formula using ICP-MS
Ludivine Fromentoux, Ingénieur applications analyses élémentaires, Shimadzu France

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Product Lineup


Shimadzu’s ICPMS-2030 Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer was designed to meet the requirements of the ICH Q3D guidelines for elemental impurities in pharmaceutical products. The ICPMS-2030 satisfies these requirements with ppt level high sensitivity. This is achieved by the newly developed collision cell and the optimized internal structure. The ICPMS-2030 offers FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliance, automated analytical method development function, and unique measurement result evaluation function, to provide analytical results with exceptionally high reliability.