Voss Technologies, Inc.
Voss Technologies is a top manufacturer of groundwater sampling products. Voss Tech is also a certified Woman Owned Small Business. Voss is committed to finding, developing and marketing products that make the sample process easier, while maintaining a high level of product quality at prices that keep the cost of a sampling event lower than any other method currently in use. We save environmental engineers time and money, while eliminating: Cross-contamination. Exposure to the solvents used in decontamination. Capital expense of buying reusable equipment. Voss Technologies is a top manufacturer of groundwater sampling products. Voss Technologies manufactures the number one bailer used at more sites than any other bailer on the market!
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- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Soil and Groundwater Monitoring and Testing
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
We are proud to offer:
- Groundwater Filters
- VOC Samplers
- Pressure Bailers
- An Advanced Bailer Retrieval System
- Free Product Sampler
- Liquinox and Alconox
Voss Technologies has developed a bailer that you use once and then throw away. Voss Technologies now makes a FREE PRODUCT BAILER. The free product bailer comes in 1.5”x36” non-weighted and weighted versions.
In 1988, Voss Technologies created the original disposable bailer. You know the routine: drop it in, pull it out, drop it in, pull it out. We wanted to save environmental engineers time and money, so we created a disposable bailer that you can use once and then throw away.
While that original bailer has gone through several design improvements over the years, it is the same idea introduced in 1988. It is the bailer that is used at more sites than any other bailer currently on the market.
What We Do
Well water (groundwater) is water that is used for public supply, individual household use, irrigation, aquaculture and agriculture and mining, among other smaller things. Roughly 37% of the water used for county and city water departments to supply households and businesses is groundwater. Groundwater provides drinking water to approximately 90% of the rural population and 42% for irrigation in the United States.
Groundwater is exposed to a number of potential volatile organic compounds (VOC’s). For example, a gas station, construction site or farm that uses chemicals can allow volatile organic compounds (VOC’s) to seep into the ground and contaminate groundwater. Furthermore, sometimes wells are placed in sites that were once used to hold septic tanks or the like, and still house a number of different bacteria.
Voss Technologies manufactures products that take samples of groundwater from wells to test them for volatile organic compounds (VOC’s). There is a large variety of volatile organic compounds (VOC’s) that are predominantly present in well water and can cause serious, even life threatening, illnesses and diseases. It is important to check your well water regularly, and in accordance with your state’s regulations.
Our No Hassle Guarantee
If you are not completely satisfied with any Voss Technologies product, simply return the unused portion for a full refund.
Voss Technologies is an industry leader in environmental sample supplies. Here at Voss, we work diligently to anticipate and help fulfill your environmental equipment needs, while keeping down your costs. Voss staff makes the difference; providing you with specific equipment application experience, we make sure you are successful while out in the field. Your success means our success. Voss Technologies relies heavily on our vast International network of distributors and, in turn, work to provide you with the top customer service in the industry.
Voss Technologies’ Quality Management System is the key to our customer’s satisfaction. Our number one goal at Voss is to provide products that exceed your expectations. Our customers expect and deserve perfection in the products we manufacture. We like to create value and loyalty by continuously listening, offering innovative and competitive technologies and products that deliver on our commitments. Voss is committed to putting quality into action throughout our entire process, from production to delivery.
Voss Technologies manufactures all products in the USA.
Products Included: All SingleSample Voss bailers, polyethylene and PTFE products
Polyethylene Material Specifications
PTFE and polyethylene are naturally slick causing no need for lubricants of any kind to be used in any of Voss’ manufacturing processes. The resin in all Voss SingleSample polyethylene products is a natural, virgin, high-density polyethylene. No regrinds are accepted, and the same material is used consistently from run to run. The polyethylene used in Voss SingleSample products contains no plasticizers or additives.
Voss PTFE bailers are conventional and hand machined out of solid rod and block stock. Bailers are potentially exposed to volatile compounds and may require decontamination. Every Voss bailer is produced under entirely different conditions; the top piece, bottom valve and removal device are injection molded, with all tubing extruded. All of these processes take place off-site, away from the assembly facility.
Once the parts are molded or extruded, they are packaged and shipped directly to our Voss Technologies assembly facility. Prior to assembly, all parts and tubing are immediately washed in Liquinox TM Detergent and rinsed individually with DI water. (This is a precautionary step, taken by Voss to remove any traces of compounds that may have found their way onto the tube through touch-transfer or other means in the manufacturing phase of production).
Following the wash and rinse, all parts and tubing are air-dried in a controlled room and, after completely dried, are assembled and individually inserted into polyethylene bags. All Voss polyethylene bags are 2ml thick that do not contain any plasticizers.
Finally, Voss bailers are packed in natural corrugated boxes that are assembled using exterior tape only, to eliminate glues containing volatiles that are sometimes used in these types of corrugated boxes.
Voss Special Cleaning Procedures
The following special cleaning procedure is available for Voss SingleSample bailers. This cleaning procedure supplements the regular manufacturing and cleaning procedure; all steps not outlined here remain unchanged.
Under this procedure, all components are:
- Washed thoroughly with LiquinoxTM laboratory detergent.
- Rinsed thoroughly with DI water
- Rinsed with 10% Nitric Acid solution
- Rinsed thoroughly, again, with DI water
- Rinsed with Isopropanol
- Dried in a closed room
New Jersey Voss Special Cleaning Procedures
The following Voss special cleaning procedure is available for SingleSample bailers to meeting New Jersey cleaning requirements.
Under this procedure, all components are:
- Washed thoroughly with LiquinoxTM laboratory grade detergent and tap water
- Put through a generous tap water rinse
- Rinsed with distilled and DI water
- Rinsed with 10% Nitric Acid reagent grade solution
- Rinsed thoroughly, again, with distilled and DI water
- Rinsed with pesticide grade Acetone
- Dried in a closed room
- Rinsed one last time in distilled and DI water