AMHERST, MA-Interest in gel permeation chromatography (GPC) is increasing. Polymer Labs Inc. is holding a second GPC training course and lab practical from Nov. 30 to Dec. 3 at its facility in Amherst, MA.

The lecture portion of the training covers GPC foundation and theory, column selection and optimization, GPC equipment, data handling, calibration techniques, organic and aqueous GPC, concentration and molecular weight sensitive detectors, and troubleshooting.

The hands-on lab portion of the training will include aqueous and organic GPC method development, different calibration techniques, data handling and more. Space for the lab practical is limited.

For more information or to sign up for the training, call (800) 767-3963 or visit The cost for the four-day session is $1,495 and includes lectures, lab practical, lunch and refreshments. Cost for the two-day lecture portion of the training is $895.