This all-new edition of the highly successful first edition contains a wealth of up-to-date information on this major analytical technique. Ion-exchange, ion-exclusion, and ion-pair chromatography are treated together with their detection methods, and a discussion of quantitative analysis is also given. The complete range of application possibilities of this technique is described and illustrated with numerous chromatograms. Special chapters are featured on applications in environmental analysis, clinical chemistry as well as in the food and beverage industry. From reviews of previous editions:This volume can be highly recommended to both the experienced user and the newcomer in the field of ion chromatography. Zeitschrift fuer Wasser- und AbwasserforschungEverybody who is actively dealing with ion chromatography cannot afford to miss this book. LaborpraxisThis book is a valuable aid to all scientists wishing to work confidently with these different methods, as well as practitioners who employ these techniques on a day-to-day basis.