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Thermal ionization mass spectrometry for kids!
My kids are of an age (12 and 13) where science is both simultaneously daunting and eye opening on a daily basis. The older one is just starting to learn about atoms and elements, giving me ample opportunity to regale her with information about the instruments I work with, whilst giving her ample opportunity to roll her eyes. She now “gets it” that these instruments are used to ...
Raman Spectroscopy and the Hunt for Aliens
How are Raman spectroscopy and aliens connected? In 2020 NASA launched the Mars rover Perseverance, after landing on the 18th of February 2021 Perseverance has been exploring the surface hunting for ...
New SediCon equipment in Panama!
SediCon has successfully installed and tested a 200 mm SediCon Dredge in Paso Ancho Hydropower Plant, located in Volcan, Panama. The daily regulation pond has an average income of 25,000 m3 of sediments every year. Such sediments must be carefully ...
Equipment & Solutions
Lithium Borate Fusion Flux
Borate fusion is a technique used to prepare various types of samples for subsequent XRF analysis, ICP analysis or AA analysis. These prefused, granular fluxes offer the highest purities. PREMIER offers a wide range of recipes of Borate Flux and they exhibit excellent homogeneity, and are free flowing, non-dusty, and high density. Low loss of ignition and consistent chemistry for the best ...