Commissioning of the Gas Chromatography – Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrophotometer

The DVC (AFPD – first on the right) accompanied by the Ag.VC (first on the left) during the commissioning of the Gas Chromatography – Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrophotometer (GC-ICP-MS/MS) by Amb. Simon Nabukwesi (Second on the right), the Principal Secretary, State Department of University Education and research on Wednesday, 29th June, 2022. The state of the art equipment is one of its kind in Kenya and Africa with capability to perform multivariate analysis of samples to detect pesticides residue, nutrients in agricultural products, proximate food qualities, toxicological substances in blood, nuclear radioactivity etc to minute levels.