In-Spec® Photometric Standards


Shimadzu in cooperation with GFS chemicals has established In-Spec® Photometric Standards. The In-Spec® Standards will be offered in the following industry specific kits:
Kit Name (Shimadzu part number):

Water Industry Kit, Part Number (220-93600-00):

Standards cover wavelengths that are of interest to the Water/Environmental Industry.  Includes standards and a background solution (125 mL) each contained in a plastic case with paper documentation.  The kit includes manufacturer's Certificate of Analysis, Scanning Procedure, Certificate of Traceability, and MSDS Sheet.
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#1 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard Visible 0.5 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Background Solution – 125mL bottle
  • Black plastic carrying case w/ foam insert
  • Shimadzu approved labels
  • GFS Chemicals MSDS
  • GFS Chemicals Certificate of Analysis
    • 220nm and 275nm for Nitrates
    • 254nm for SUVA
    • 543nm for Nitrites
    • 470nm, 690nm, and 830nm for Phosphates
    • 510nm for Iron
    • 515nm for Chlorine
    • 570nm for Fluoride
    • Any additional data requested by Shimadzu
  • In-Spec® Scanning Procedure
  • In-Spec® Certificate of Traceability

Pharmaceutical/Biotech Industry Kit (220-93601-00):

Standards cover wavelengths of interest to the Pharma - Biotech Industries.  The Kit includes standards and a background solution (125 mL) each contained in a plastic case with paper documentation.  The kit includes manufacturer's Certificate of Analysis, Scanning Procedure, Certificate of Traceability, and MSDS Sheet. 
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#4 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#8 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#20 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Background Solution – 125mL bottle
  • Black plastic carrying case w/ foam insert
  • Shimadzu approved labels
  • GFS Chemicals MSDS
  • GFS Chemicals Certificate of Analysis
    • 230nm for Polysaccharides
    • 260nm for RNA/DNA (nucleic acid)
    • 280nm for RNA/DNA (proteins)
    • 320nm for RNA/DNA (background correction)
    • Any additional data requested by Shimadzu
  • In-Spec® Scanning Procedure
  • In-Spec® Certificate of Traceability

UV Verification Kit (220-93602-00):

The kit includes liquid standards that can be used for customer verification of UV-Vis spectrophotometers.  Standards cover wavelengths in the UV region of the spectrum.  The Kit includes standards and a background solution (125 mL) each contained in a plastic case with paper documentation.  The kit includes manufacturer's Certificate of Analysis, Scanning Procedure, Certificate of Traceability, and MSDS Sheet.
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#4 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#6 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard UV#8 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Background Solution – 125mL bottle
  • Black plastic carrying case w/ foam insert
  • Shimadzu approved labels
  • GFS Chemicals MSDS
  • GFS Chemicals Certificate of Analysis
    • Includes data from 250nm to 450nm at 50nm intervals
    • Any additional data requested by Shimadzu
  • In-Spec® Scanning Procedure
  • In-Spec® Certificate of Traceability

Visible Verification Kit (220-93603-00)

Standards cover wavelengths in the visible region of the spectrum.  The Kit includes standards and a background solution (125 mL) each contained in a plastic case with paper documentation.  The kit includes manufacturer's Certificate of Analysis, Scanning Procedure, Certificate of Traceability, and MSDS Sheet. Additionally, the kit includes liquid standards with certified data that cover a visible range from 400 nm to 800 nm at 50 nm intervals.
  • In-Spec® Standard Visible 0.1 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard Visible 0.5 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard Visible 0.8 – 125mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Background Solution – 125mL bottle
  • Black plastic carrying case w/ foam insert
  • Shimadzu approved labels
  • GFS Chemicals MSDS
  • GFS Chemicals Certificate of Analysis
    • Includes data from 400nm to 800nm at 50nm intervals
    • Any additional data requested by Shimadzu
  • In-Spec® Scanning Procedure
  • In-Spec® Certificate of Traceability

IQ/OQ/PQ Verification Kit (220-93610-01)

  • In-Spec® Holmium Oxide (Wavelength) – 30mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Potassium Chloride 12g/L (Stray Light) – 30mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Sodium Iodide 10g/L (Stray Light) – 30mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Sodium Nitrite 50g/L (Stray Light) – 30mL bottle
  • In-Spec® Potassium Dichromate 50mg/L (Photometric) – 30mL bottle
  • Black plastic carrying case w/ foam insert
  • Shimadzu approved labels
  • GFS Chemicals MSDS
  • GFS Chemicals Certificate of Analysis
    • Includes data for all five types of standards: wavelengths, cut-offs, absorbance values
    • Any additional data requested by Shimadzu
  • In-Spec® Scanning Procedure
  • In-Spec® Certificate of Traceability

Beverage Industry Kit (220-93610-03)

  • In-Spec® Standard UV #3 – 125ml Bottle
  • In-Spec® Standard Visible 0.3 – 125ml Bottle
  • Background Solution – 125ml Bottle
  • Shimadzu approved labels
  • GFS Chemicals MSDS
  • GFS Chemicals Certificate of Analysis
    • 275nm – Principle component of whiskey/rum/brandy
    • 280nm – Total phenolic concentration of wine
    • 320nm – Tartanic esters in wine
    • 360nm - Principle component of whiskey/rum/brandy, also flavonols in wine
    • 420nm – Color of wine
    • 430nm – Color of beer/whiskey/rum/brandy
    • 440nm - Principle component of whiskey/rum/brandy
    • 520nm – Anthocyanins in wine
  • In-Spec® Scanning Procedure
  • In-Spec® Certificate of Traceability

For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.