ACQUITY QDa II: Broad Chemical Analysis, Low Energy Cost

Waters Corporation unveiled the ACQUITY QDa II Mass Detector, an upgraded version of its compact mass detection instrument. This advanced tool provides high-quality mass spectral data, facilitating analysis of a broader range of chemical compounds in a cost-effective and energy-efficient manner. The ACQUITY QDa II complements Waters’ ACQUITY Premier Liquid Chromatography (LC) portfolio, catering to diverse applications in pharmaceuticals, food, chemicals, and materials.

James Hallam, Vice President of Research, Development, and Advanced Testing at Waters Corporation, emphasized the significance of the ACQUITY QDa series in accelerating method development and impurity analysis for chromatographers. With the expansion of molecular entities like monoclonal antibodies and GLP-1 agonists, the ACQUITY QDa II is tailored to meet evolving analytical needs.

Designed for seamless integration into existing workflows, the ACQUITY QDa II offers a 20% increase in mass range within a compact LC-MS format, ensuring compliance in regulated laboratory environments. Mariusz Kurowski, Analytical and API Expert at Polpharma, lauded the instrument’s ease of use and its potential in expediting analytical processes.

In addition to enhanced repeatability, the ACQUITY QDa II boasts up to 70% reduced energy consumption and heat output compared to similar instruments. Its sustainability features have earned it the ACT Label from My Green Lab, affirming its eco-conscious design.

Compatible with Waters Empower™ Chromatography Data System (CDS) Software, the ACQUITY QDa II facilitates seamless integration of mass measurements into chromatographic methods. It is available for global purchase online, complementing Waters’ LC portfolio to meet the diverse needs of analytical scientists.

For more information on the ACQUITY QDa II Mass Detector and other Waters products, visit their website and follow them on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

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