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  • Oxygen Diffusion in Polymer Films - Spectroscopy Guides

    Oxygen Diffusion in Polymer Films - Spectroscopy Guides

    Polymer films have an enormous number of uses ranging from gas separation, food packaging, protective layers, and membranes for oxidative degradation. There is also a large variety in types of polymer, so there is also a significant difference in ...

  • Sample preparation for XRF measurements in mining control

    Sample preparation for XRF measurements in mining control

    Sample heterogeneity affects the accuracy and repeatability of many X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) measurements. The mineral mining industry has a need for XRF measurements at several stages of the recovery process, and a range of automated, ...

  • Polymer quality analysis - Spectroscopy Solution

    Polymer quality analysis - Spectroscopy Solution

    Polymers are extremely important in modern manufacturing. Pretty much any multi-component product will contain polymer as part of its structure. The examples extend from cars to airplanes and kitchen equipment to televisions and personal electronics ...

  • Preparing bioplastics for analysis using Specac Film Makers - Spectroscopy Solutions

    Preparing bioplastics for analysis using Specac Film Makers - Spectroscopy Solutions

    Bioplastics are a viable solution to the mounting problem of synthetic plastic waste. Even with increasing recycling rates, around 53% of waste in the US is sent to landfill, with plastic waste making up around 19% of that1. Although there are signs ...

  • Gold Seal of Quality awarded to Manual Hydraulic Press

    Gold Seal of Quality awarded to Manual Hydraulic Press

    We are delighted to announce that SelectScience have awarded Specac`s Manual Hydraulic Press with their prized Gold Seal of Quality. The Manual Press is now one of only eight products with this achievement. Thank you to all the scientists who ...

  • Cells vs Probes for Process Analysis - Spectroscopy Guides

    Cells vs Probes for Process Analysis - Spectroscopy Guides

    Specac have designed fibre optic probe systems since the 1980s. Our first probe patents date from 1991. So why are we such strong advocates for using cells in on-line process applications? It is first important to fully understand the difference ...

  • Integrating Process Flow Cells - Spectroscopy Guides

    Integrating Process Flow Cells - Spectroscopy Guides

    Modern process control benefits from access to real-time updates without time-consuming or disruptive sampling for analytical testing. Fiber optic-coupled process flow cells are a key enabling technology to facilitate the acquisition of continuous ...

  • Transformer oil FTIR testing | Spectroscopy Solutions

    Transformer oil FTIR testing | Spectroscopy Solutions

    The United Kingdom is powered by a huge grid of pylons, conducting electricy across hundreds of miles. Thanks to this network of transmitters, we can switch on the lights, boil a kettle and visit the Specac website to read this article. Like ...

  • Specac wins prestigious Queen’s Award

    Specac wins prestigious Queen’s Award

    Specac is delighted to announce that it has won the Queen’s Award for International Trade. Her Majesty The Queen has approved the Prime Minister’s recommendation for the award. The citation reads: Specac Limited is based in Orpington, ...

  • Manual Hydraulic Press ranked in top 0.1% of SelectScience products

    Manual Hydraulic Press ranked in top 0.1% of SelectScience products

    Specac Atlas Manual Hydraulic Presses have been recognized with a Silver Seal of Quality, putting them in the top 0.1% of all products on the SelectScience® website when it comes to customer feedback. Cited from SelectScience®. ...

  • Manual Hydraulic Press ranked in top 0.1% of SelectScience® products

    Manual Hydraulic Press ranked in top 0.1% of SelectScience® products

    Specac Atlas Manual Hydraulic Presses have been recognized with a Silver Seal of Quality, putting them in the top 0.1% of all products on the SelectScience® website when it comes to customer feedback. This is an excerpt from ...

  • XRF Fusion Beads for Cement Analysis | Spectroscopy Solutions

    XRF Fusion Beads for Cement Analysis | Spectroscopy Solutions

    The chemical composition of cement influences performance. Elemental analysis can determine the quality of a cement and indicate which applications it is best suited to. XRF is the elemental analysis method of choice in the cement industry. This ...

  • Analyze FAME in Diesel using FTIR | Spectroscopy Solutions

    Analyze FAME in Diesel using FTIR | Spectroscopy Solutions

    Biodiesel is a promising alternative to diesel produced from fossil fuels, however barriers still exist towards the creation of high efficiency biodiesel. The fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) content of biodiesels significantly affects their quality ...

  • Manual Hydraulic Press awarded Silver Seal of Quality by Select Science

    Manual Hydraulic Press awarded Silver Seal of Quality by Select Science

    The Specac Manual Hydraulic Press was recently awarded Silver in Select Science`s `Seal of Quality Program`. This program awards products with various seals of approval, dependant on the number of reviews left by customers. ...

  • PEFTEC and Lab Innovations coming up

    PEFTEC and Lab Innovations coming up

    We have two trade shows coming up in November 2017, check out our presence at these shows. Get in touch with us to arrange a meeting at one of the below. Lab Innovations – 1 Nov – Birmingham, United Kingdom The only event in the UK ...

  • Specac invited to influence UK government export policy through 2017 Parliamentary Review

    Specac invited to influence UK government export policy through 2017 Parliamentary Review

    Established by former minister The Rt Hon David Curry in 2010, The Parliamentary Review’s September release is now a key fixture in the political calendar. Specac Limited features alongside the Prime Minister and a small number of ...

  • Specac hydraulic press still used after 30 years

    Specac hydraulic press still used after 30 years

    Sun Chemical Ltd spoke to Select Science about using our Manual Hydraulic Presses for over 30 years at their food package-testing lab in Rochdale. They utilize three of our manual presses, two of them in conjunction with temperature ...

  • Analyzing soil, pharmaceuticals and motor oil

    Analyzing soil, pharmaceuticals and motor oil

    Below we have three application notes which showcase some of our flagship products. Analyzing soil with the Heated Golden Gate ATR Our Heated Golden Gate ATR is perfect for the FTIR-ATR analysis of samples kept at higher ...

  • Free Omni-Cell body with $500+ of infrared windows

    Free Omni-Cell body with $500+ of infrared windows

    When end-user customers from the Americas purchase at least $500-worth of Omni-Cell infrared windows and quote the offer code `WINDOW500`, they will be eligible for a free Omni-Cell liquid IR transmission cell. ...

  • Free Omni-Cell + windows with Golden Gate

    Free Omni-Cell + windows with Golden Gate

    When our Americas end-user customers buy a Golden Gate ATR from Specac Inc. and quote the code `GOLDENOMNI`, they will be eligible for a free Omni-Cell liquid IR transmission cell, with 1 pair of either NaCl or KBr windows. Features and ...