SQD Standards Kit [700003093]

  • Product
  • Documents
  • Columns & Vials
  • Systems

SQD Standards Kit [700003093]

The SQD Standards Kit for SQD system assessment. This kit is designed for use by a Waters certified engineer or user as part of a performance maintenance or qualification activity.  Protocols in the use of this kit are available via the purchase of Waters qualification services or self directed qualification training and license.  

The kit contains the following 6 Components:

  • 10 mL of Set-up Solution QP, including 2.5 ng/uL PPG 1000 , 5.0 ng/uL triacetyl-B-cyclodextrin, 100.0 pg/uL verapamil, 0.31 mg/mL ammonium acetate, 1 ng/ul Leucine Enkaphalin  in Acetonitrile/Water (1:1 V/V) in a brown nalgene bottle
  • 10 mL of Stock Solution: including 1 ng/uL Reserpine , 2 ng/uL Chloramphenicol, in Acetonitrile/Water (1:1 V/V) in a brown nalgene bottle
  • 10 mL of Tuning Solution : including 100 pg/ul Reserpine, 200 pg/ul Chloramphenicol Acetonitrile/Water (1:1 V/V) in a brown nalgene bottle
  • 2 of 10 mL of Working Solution including 10 pg/ul Reserpine, 20 pg/ul Chloramphenicol, in Acetonitrile/Water (1:1 V/V) in a brown nalgene bottle
  • 10 mL of API Calibration Solution including  2 ug/ul Sodium Iodide and 50 ng/ul Cesium Iodide in IPA/Water (1:1 V/V) in a clear nalgene bottle
  • Six of 10 mL of Mobil Phase Blank, Acetonitrile/Water 50/50 packaged in clear nalgene bottle. Store at room temperature.

System Performance Standards Key

Set Up

Setup standards are used upon installation of a new system, start-up of a system which has been idle for a period of time, or to re-start a system that has been moved to a new location. These standards may include multiple components within a kit which allow step by step setup and calibration, or they can be single mixtures which will enable a full system assessment and initialization.


These standards can be used for instrument calibration. Calibration is usually performed at a frequency that minimizes the risk of being out of calibration, in addition to major events suc h as when the instrument is moved and upon any major repair. Calibration can be confirmed as often as your standard operating procedures recommend. Look for solutions to calibrate your MS mass accuracy and resolution, UV detector linearity, UV and Fluorescence detector wavelength accuracy, injector accuracy and precision, and solvent system flow rate accuracy.


Your system is comprised of many interdependent components working together. An issue with any one component can produce erroneous final results. All components performing correctly will produce results within an expected variability. Some of the system components include mobile phase, column, tubing, pumping, injecting, temperature controlling, detecting, data collection rate, and integration
parameters. An issue in any one of the components listed can affect your result.
Performance Check Standards should be utilized on a routine basis. This includes anytime a column is changed, a method is changed, the instrument is moved, or confirmation of system performance is desired. Confirming the performance of your system can be done on a system basis with suitability standards or per individual instrument component. Benchmark performance should be established after
calibration and confirmed regularly.


These Mass Spectrometry solutions are used routinely and are available for every ionization mode. Use the solution to optimize the mass spectrometer setting for optimal signal either manually or through Intellistart.


This product contains hazardous material which requires special freight handling. Additional charges may apply.

Have a Question?

Get Expert Advice!

Contact Us | Sales Offices

Related Product

MS Cleaning Solution [186006846]

The MS Cleaning Solution is intended to clean the StepWave ion guide of all MS systems.

Related Product

Tuning Solution/Gradient Performance, Sensitivity and Precision [186006861]

The Tuning Solution/Gradient Performance, Sensitivity and Precision is intended to be used to ...

Related Product

LCMS QC Reference Standard [186006963]

The LCMS QC Reference Standard is designed for use with high performance MS's like Synapt& ...

34 Maple Street Milford, MA USA
T: 508-478-2000
F: 508-872-1990
Sales Offices

© 2019 Waters Corporation
Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy