Chemistry - Analytical chemistry
Analytical chemistry refers to those aspects of chemistry involved in
identifying substances and determining the amounts of elements and/or
The scope of modern analytical chemistry is extensive and is evident in
the information provided on the packaging of common consumer products such
as vitamin tablets, containers of mineral water and alcoholic beverages.
The developing sophistication of analytical chemistry is evident in the
ever-improving techniques for detecting the use of performance enhancing
drugs by sports people.
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