Organic Chemistry


The Organic Chemistry Department support the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets and the Agency of Natural Resources in the areas of Pesticides, Air Pollution control, and Waste Management.

Organic Chemistry Department

Volatiles and Semi-volatiles Sections

  • VT’s Air Quality Monitoring Stations.  
  • Pesticides in surface waters, wells.   
  • Pesticide use enforcement cases.   
  • Contracted pesticide residual testing.
Techniques employed include:
  • Gas Chromatography
  • Gas Chromatography – Mass Spectroscopy
  • High Pressure Liquid Chromatography
  • Ultra High Pressure Liquid Chromatography – Mass Spectroscopy