Laboratory Testing Articles

  • Gas Chromatography: MCERTS Certification for Ambient Air Analysis on Benzene and VOCs

    Due to environmental issues, the world of gas analysis is evolving very rapidly.Governments set the rules to limit and control the environmental pollution through legislation.Volatile organic compounds (VOCs),often produced by human activities, are amongst the sources of pollution that need to be identified and quantified for safety reasons. Exposure to high concentrations of certain VOCs is ...


    By Chromatotec Group

  • Improve gas blending accuracy and save money – Case Study

    For DataChem Laboratories, precision mass flow is crucial. DataChem, originally established in 1973 as part of the University of Utah's Research Institute, has grown into a world respected analytical testing laboratory. They have the important job of testing and identifying harmful industrial and environmental toxins—from lead paint found on our children's toys to methamphetamine dust ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • 4 Benefits of Electrocoagulation for Arsenic Removal from Water

    In water and wastewater treatment, arsenic is classfied as a heavy metal. It is well known for its toxicity and it can cause numerous health problems in humans if consumed at high enough doses. Arsenic can affect the skin, liver, kidneys, bladder, and prostate as well as the nervous, respiratory, cardiovascular, immune, and endocrine systems. Due to the many health risks associated with arsenic, ...

  • Sensaguard Online Water Monitoring - Case Study

    Clean water is an increasingly scarce, essential resource nowadays and the demand for it is growing continuously. Though drinking water is checked regularly, the analysis is limited to the water quality at the time of analysis and the specific substances being tested for. Moreover, the threats of contamination and contaminated sites are growing steadily as more and more unknown and new ...


    By Sensatec GmbH

  • UK Health and Safety Laboratory samples with Axetris mass flow controllers - Case study

    Proficiency testing ensures workplace & consumer safety The Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) runs a state-of-the-art atmosphere generation system for recreating polluted atmospheres and accurate loading of standards of hazardous materials such as VOCs. These standards are used for conformity testing by participating laboratories as part of proficiency testing schemes. Axetris' mass ...


    By Axetris AG

  • HiPOx Case Study – AOP Water Treatment for Polyester Manufacturing Facility In South Korea

    On April 11, 2005, APTwater (formerly known as Applied Process Technology, Inc). won their First International Order for 1,4-Dioxane Industrial AOP Wastewater Treatment, for a HiPOx advanced oxidation water treatment system that removed 1,4-Dioxane from industrial wastewater in South Korea. The HiPOx system will operate at a flow of 180 to 200 gallons per minute, reducing 1,4-Dioxane ...


    By APTwater LLC

  • Where Can I Buy an Oxygen Monitor?

    You know you need an O2 monitor, but where do you get one, and how much does it cost?  Selling oxygen deficiency monitors is our business, so we've rounded up information to choose the right oxygen deficiency monitor for your needs.An oxygen deficiency monitor should be placed anywhere that inert gases, such as argon or nitrogen, are used or stored. Industries ...

  • Eolane China Quality Engineering Laboratory Officially Put Into Use

    At Eolane China, we are constantly pursuing the improvement and growth of quality engineering capabilities to drive continuous improvement in process performance, product quality and customer satisfaction. Eolane China is committed to the establishment of a dedicated failure analysis function team and an internal analysis laboratory to achieve a leap in overall quality engineering ...

  • Real Driving Emissions: Meaning and Monitoring

    Road traffic is a key contributor to ambient air pollution in many parts of the world today. Throughout the years, different legislative efforts have been made to reduce pollutant emissions, both at national and international levels. One of the recent steps taken, is to introduce limits on ...


    By Opsis AB

  • Introduction to Quality Assurance of Continuous Emissions Monitoring

    Large industrial plants are required to have and maintain an efficient process of Continuous Emissions Monitoring. In order to indicate that their processes are effective, and their emission monitoring systems meet the required criteria, there are carefully drafted EN Standards for assuring the high quality of permanently installed automated monitoring systems (AMS). In this article we will ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • On-site determination of the radon concentration in water: sampling & on-line methods

    Radon in the water dissolves and escapes into the air during household water use, especially when it is heated. An easy-to-handle experimental set up forthe on-site determination of the Radon concentration in water samples has been developed and tested. In contrast to laboratory techniques for Radon-in-water determination such as liquid scintillation counting orgamma-ray spectroscopy, the ...


    By Bertin Instruments SAS

  • Application of ferrates for Arsenic removal from groundwater

    Ferrates are a general name for compounds of iron in a high oxidation state - Fe(IV), Fe(V) and Fe(VI), which show highly oxidizing effects and form non-toxic ferrous oxides and oxohydroxides that can act as coagulants. Laboratory tests have confirmed an interesting application potential for these compounds in the area of water treatment technologies. In 2014 an affordable technology for ...


    By NANO IRON s.r.o.

  • New affordable infrared thermometer PCE-660

    PCE Instruments, manufacturer and supplier of test, weighing, laboratory and control equipment with HQ in Germany and several branches around the world, e. g. in the UK and the US, offers lots of high-end instruments for industrial use but also quite a wide range of low-cost test instruments, especially infrared thermometers for private and professional use which are very popular. PCE’s ...


    By PCE Instruments

  • Techcomp Invests in Livingston, Scotland

    Techcomp Europe Ltd continues to expand their operations in Scotland with their European HQ, Manufacturing base and R&D centre. The Group has purchased three adjacent buildings providing 30,000 square feet of assembly production, laboratory, R&D and office accommodation.  Another 10,000 square feet has been leased nearby to house ...


    By Edinburgh Sensors Ltd

  • New born in the Environmental World: Customer indicate a goal, we have the task of achieving it!

    In these days, a new triple-effect system with 100 cubic meters of the ECO DPM-SE series is being installed at the customer's premises.The project concerns the ambitious goal of recovering raw materials contained in exhausted solutions, reaching a goal that until now was unimaginable.The particular technology used in this type of evaporators, able to keep in continuous mixing the solution to be ...

  • Cutters cut costs with oil analysis - Case Study

    Oil analysis plays a critical role in the mission readiness of the United States Coast Guard’s fast response cutters and national security cutters by alerting engineers to problems that have the potential to damage vital equipment and help them efficiently deploy resources for critical maintenance activities. The traditional approach to oil analysis is to ship samples to a central ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • THM Removal in a 750,000 gallon tank - Case study

    >60% reduction in TTHMs achieved. Topics: trihalomethane reduction, spray aeration System Overview: This municipality purchases water from a neighboring community. Disinfectant Type: Chlorine Tank / Reservoir Build Information: Name: East Tank Volume: 750,000 gallons ...


    By Medora Corporation

  • Potsdam Wastewater Treatment Works, Milnerton, South Africa - Case Study

    Due to significant yearly increases in flow, the Cape Town City Council decided in 2004 to expand its capacity from 35 Ml/d (million litres per day) to 47 Ml/d. The older section of the works, which consisted of bio filters, were closed down due to effluent not complying ...


    By BBR Filtration Limited

  • About Us...

     Fotonika is having more than 10 years of hands on experience in compound semiconductors as well as a 25 years of experience in laboratory equipment sales and service. Fotonika is a well established company located in Ankara Turkey. We are mainly focusing on compund semiconductors and we provide turn-key solutions in compound semiconductor business. Fotonika  provides all kinds of ...


    By Fotonika AS

  • The new Multiparameter Weather Sensor Lufft WS10 is launched!

    After three years of development, extensive laboratory and field tests as well as a BETA test round at some of our partners, the time has finally come: The Lufft WS10 is ready to conquer the market! ...

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