laboratory supply Articles

  • Laboratory water supply - Netherlands, 4,0 m3/d - Case Study

    Project Description: Lenntech has engineered, manufactured and assembled a water supply system including reverse osmosis make up water station for a research and development branch of a research company. The water is used to research different oils and other fluids for the fluid medium viscosity The water water supply system is equipped with top brand instrumentation and equipment. The system is ...


    By Lenntech Water Treatment

  • The water and energy nexus

    The water and energy nexus The interdependence between water and energy has been more widely recognized during the last few years. In the USA, the Energy-Water Nexus initiative was initiated in 2004 as an informal DOE (Department of Energy) National Laboratory project to develop a better understanding of the link between the nation’s energy and water supplies. The laboratories conducted ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Gas safety in the laboratory

    Modern laboratories use a number of gases as part of their daily operations. This blog details two of the most common methods of laboratory gas supply, and their associated safety risks and benefits. A number of gases are used in laboratories to support various applications such as Chromatography (GC and LC-MS) Spectroscopy, ELSD and Sample Preparation, to name just a few. Helium, hydrogen and ...

  • MICROBE-LIFT® Technology Helps Remediate TPH Contaminated Soils in Georgia and Tennessee - WASTEWATER TREATMENT

    PCS Nitrogen, a business unit of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, is one of the largest producers of nitrogen worldwide. It produces nitrogen fertilizers and feed ingredients from three manufacturing facilities in the US and one in Trinidad. When they experienced heavy contamination of soils with hydrocarbon and TPH compounds at two of their facilities, they utilized Ecological ...


    By Ecological Laboratories Inc

  • Lab Gas Price Bulletin September 2018

    Costs are going to rise significantly throughout the global helium supply chain. Laboratories which use helium as part of their operations are already aware that the helium supply chain is volatile, with occasional supply interruptions and regular price increases. Prudent laboratories should now expect another round of price increases imminently (previous increases are detailed here and here), ...

  • Analox Distributor Gem Scientific Expands with Acquisition of Northern Balance

    Analox Sensor Technology is delighted that one of their UK-based distributors is growing stronger with the acquisition of a weighing specialist company. Yorkshire-based Gem Scientific acquired balance and scales specialist Northern Balance at the end of 2016. The company is a leading independent UKAS accredited balance and scales specialist, providing core solutions for the supply, service, ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • What does `Corona` mean to you?

    If you heard the word 'Corona', what would you think of first? Beer? A crown? A solar corona? Maybe something else entirely? At Peak Scientific 'Corona' brings two things instantly to mind; Thermo Scientific's Corona Veo Charged Aerosol Detector, and the Corona 1010 Nitrogen Generator, a dedicated gas solution from Peak designed specifically for the Thermo Scientific instrument. ...

  • SnowPure Water at Aquatech Mexico September 2018

    SnowPure Water Technologies has the prime position in the USA Pavilion (booth 615) at the upcoming Aquatech Mexico exhibition, September 4-6, 2018. We will discuss electrodeionization (EDI), RO membranes for dealing with high silica feedwaters, DC power supplies, and pharmaceutical, laboratory, hospital and hemodialysis, and power generation applications. The 2017 exhibition was a success, and ...


    By SnowPure Water Technologies

  • After-Sales Service Meeting in Nanjing, China

    In November, Peak Scientific held a meeting about after-sales service in Nanjing, China. This meeting attracted many laboratory scientists from universities, government agencies, and other companies in Nanjing. Meeting site registration Eric Yu Sales Manager of Peak Scientific China, started off the meeting by giving a welcome speech. Then, Product Specialist Ruby Wen, China Service Manager ...

  • GC-MS analysis of phthalate esters using hydrogen carrier gas

    From July 22nd 2019, RoHS3 (directive 2015/863) added an update to the list of Phthalate esters included in the list of regulated substances. GC-MS is now the standard method for analysis of Phthalate esters. Abstract As helium increases in price and availability begins to affect supply of gas to laboratories, alternative carrier gases for GC-MS analysis are increasingly being adopted. An ...

  • Zero Air and on-site gas generation

    Zero Air is air which is filtered to ensure it only contains less than 0.1 parts per million (PPM) of total hydrocarbons. Essentially a mixture of oxygen and nitrogen, zero air is required for laboratory applications which would be negatively affected by the presence of hydrocarbons or small levels of sulphur or nitrous oxide. These gases can sometimes be present in air due to pollution. A ...

  • Peak assists Arco in their permeation analysis - Case Study

    At Peak, we are proud to say that our customers vary from industry to industry and each of them is unique to us. Therefore, we like to provide the gas generators to support each one of them in their GC or LCMS analysis. We offer laboratory gas supply, whether you require a zero air, nitrogen or hydrogen generator and we guarantee local on-site support whenever you need it. One of our customers, ...

  • Post-Column LC analysis of 23 N-methyl carbamates an expanded method using water/acetonitrile or water/methanol gradients

    There are a number of carbamate pesticide compounds employed worldwide which are not included in the 10 compounds mandated by USEPA Method 531.1 and AOAC Protocol 29.A05. This Application Note describes methods for separating as many as 23 compounds, using a Pickering C8, 5µm silica, column with either Water/Acetonitrile or Water/Methanol gradients. Instruments, post-column derivatization ...


    By Pickering Laboratories, Inc.

  • How did our `Genius` generators earn their name?

    The Genius Series of compressor based nitrogen generators for LC-MS was developed by our team of dedicated engineers and is the culmination of over a decade’s research and field testing. The Genius Series of compressor based nitrogen generators for LC-MS was developed by our team of dedicated engineers and is the culmination of over a decade’s research and field testing. A ...

  • The National Cancer Centre Singapore - Case Study

    Name: Ms. Kam Siok Yuen Job Title: Research Officer Company: The National Cancer Centre Singapore The National Cancer Centre Singapore HQ [Peak Protected] keeps National Cancer Centre in Singapore lab running The National Cancer Centre in Singapore is a research and treatment facility for cancers which are most commonly found in those of Asian descent. With three main research divisions, ...

  • Engineering Expertise for a Diamond Mine in Canada`s Far North

    When Fabricated Plastics Limited of Maple, Ontario was invited to quote on some work for a diamond mining company in Canada's North West Territories, they were naturally intrigued by such a high interest project. The world of diamonds immediately conjures up exciting thoughts of exotic locations and immense wealth. In fact, the long, complex and arduous task of identifying diamond deposits, the ...


    By Fabricated Plastics Limited

  • Considering a hydrogen or nitrogen generator? Rely on Peak to provide exactly what you need

    At Peak Scientific we pride ourselves on being a partner to the scientific community. We know that the day-to-day research carried out in laboratories all over the world is of vital importance, so we understand that the equipment used in pursuit of important breakthroughs must be of the highest quality. If your application requires hydrogen or nitrogen gas, Peak can provide a hydrogen generator ...

  • Use i-FlowLab as your centralized gas source

    Why buy bulk nitrogen when you can make your own? Summary For the last 20 years, Peak Scientific has been specializing in the development, production, sales and service of laboratory gas generators. As an international company with operations all over the world, Peak Scientific has over 18 global offices and a direct local presence in over 20. This includes substantial operations across North ...

  • Birmingham Heartlands Hospital trusts in Peak gas generators - Case Study

    Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the largest hospital at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, depends on several Peak Scientific gas generators to supply gas for their LC-MS applications. Name: Steve George Company: Birmingham Heartlands Hospital Location: Birmingham, England, Europe What Peak Scientific generators do you have in your laboratory and what LC-MS instruments do they ...

  • 7 steps to changing carrier gas from helium to hydrogen

    Peak Scientific have released a new article which can be found in the Learn section of their website. The article titled, "7 steps to changing carrier gas from helium to hydrogen" is Dr Ed Connor’s latest application note which focuses on what is required for a lab to change its gas supply from helium to hydrogen and the benefits of making the switch. Going through the 7 steps will give ...

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