Product Information
Phase Detail
Zebron ZB-5 GC Columns
Zebron ZB-5 is a low polarity GC column that can be used for general lab purpose
Zebron ZB-5 GC Columns
Low Polarity For A Wide Application Range

  • Rugged, versatile low polarity column for general lab purpose
  • Resilient to dirty samples—long column life
  • Low bleed (MS Certified) especially suited to high sensitivity work using GC-MS
  • Extremely inert for active compounds such as drugs or pesticides
  • Great column for unknown samples
Recommended Applications
Alkaloids, Dioxins, Drugs, Essential Oils, Flavors, FAMEs, Halo-hydrocarbons, PCBs/Aroclors, Pesticides/Herbicides, Phenols, Residual Solvents

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Phase
ZB-5
Temperature Limits
30 to 340/360
Recommended Use
Versatile column recommended for a wide range of applications and unknown samples
Upgrade to Zebron from any 5% phenyl /
95% dimethylpolysiloxane phase
Agilent® Restek® SGE® Supelco® OV®
DB®-5
HP-5
HP-PAS-5
CP-Sil 8 CB
Ultra 2
Rtx®-5 BP5
BPX5
MDN-5
SPB®-5
PTE-5
SE-54
PTA-5
Equity®-5
Sac-5
OV-5
General Selection Guidelines

The following selection guidelines are for choosing a Zebron 5 phase column. Please contact your Phenomenex representative for additional assistance.



5 % Phenyl Phases

  • Versatile for a wide analyte range
  • Available in standard, inert, and high temperature style
  • Replace 5% phenyl 95 % dimethylpolysiloxane phases from Agilent®, Restek®, Supelco®, and other manufacturers

5% Phenyl
Upgrade from Tailing Peaks and Sample Adsorption

Kerosene by GC-FID

Column:
Zebron ZB-5
Dimension:
30 meter x 0.53 mm x 1.50 µm
Part No.:
7HK-G002-28
Injection:
Split 30:1 @ 275 °C, 1 µL
Carrier Gas:
Helium @ 4.1 mL/min
Oven Program:
40 °C for 5 min to 300 °C @ 4 °C/min for 5 min
Detector:
FID @ 300 °C
Sample:
Kerosene

Vitamin E and Sterols by GC-FID

Column:
Zebron ZB-5
Dimension:
30 meter x 0.25 mm x 0.10 µm
Part No.:
7HG-G002-02
Injection:
Splitless @ 220 ˚C, 1 µL
Carrier Gas:
Helium @ 1.8 mL/min (constant flow)
Oven Program:
110 ˚C for 0.2 min to 140 ˚C @ 30 ˚C/min to
230 ˚C @ 10 ˚C/min for 6 min to 340 ˚C @
10 ˚C/min for 15.8 min
Detector:
FID @ 340 °C
Sample:
1. Squalene
2. FFA C24:0
3. δ-Tocopherol
4. δ-Tocomonoenol
5. Campesta-3,5-diene
6. γ-Tocopherol
7. Stigmasta-3,5,22-triene
8. γ-Tocomonoenol
9. Stigmasta-3,5-diene
10. Cholesterol
11. α-Tocopherol
12. Campesterol
13. Stigmasterol
14. β-Sitosterol