Water Laboratories News

  • PeCOD® Analyzer for Source & Treated Drinking Waters

    The revolutionary PeCOD® Analyzer technology measures the chemical reactivity and associated oxidative changes in Natural Organic Matter (NOM). As a result it is more sensitive than TOC and UV254 to changing NOM concentrations. Traditional NOM surrogates (UV254, SUVA, TOC, DOC) may not be suitable for assessing NOM removal in all cases, as they are often calibrated or “tuned” to ...


    By MANTECH

  • AWWA urges consumers to identify lead service lines in their homes during Drinking Water Week

    As Drinking Water Week continues, the American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America are highlighting the importance of identifying lead service lines in consumers’ homes. If consumers live in a home with a lead service ...

  • Modern Water’s Range of Trace Metal Monitors Invaluable to Municipalities around the World in Protecting Drinking Water

    The need for municipalities around the world to protect communities against harmful trace metal contaminants in their drinking water supplies has never been greater, especially following the recent tragic drinking water events in North America, Asia and Europe. Modern Water, a leader in water quality monitoring, believes it has the answer to protecting global drinking water supplies and has spent ...

  • State of the Art Mobile Laboratory – the ´smogmobile´

    Enviro Technology Services’ new Air Quality Monitoring Vehicle (the smogmobile) is the UK’s greenest and most sophisticated mobile air quality monitoring laboratory using state of the art, next generation battery-powered equipment in an electric van. It creates no pollution or greenhouse gas emissions of any kind and so is able to measure key pollutants and greenhouse gases ...

  • Carus offers Kiwa certified drinking water solutions

    Carus Corporation’s CARUSOL liquid permanganate is now Kiwa certified for use in drinking water applications. Carus Corporation serves utilities around the world, offering proven solutions for protecting and improving water quality. Carus’ AQUOX Free Flowing Grade potassium permanganate also received Kiwa recertification in late 2015. The Kiwa certificate declares that both Carus ...


    By Carus Corporation

  • Gold King Mine Release – New Mexico Response Activities

    EPA Region 6 deployed a federal on-scene coordinator from its emergency response team and scientific technicians under contract to EPA to assist the state in preparations for the potential impacts from the Gold King Mine release in Colorado. The initial EPA team arrived on-site late in the evening on August 6 and immediately on August 7 began to assisting the state. The team began collecting ...

  • Hach Lange Name Change

    From Monday 1st June, Hach Lange are shortening their name to ‘Hach’. DelAgua supplies an extensive range of Hach products, including colorimeters, turbidimeters, spectrophotometers and reagents. ...


    By DelAgua Group

  • Mantech Supports Wastewater research

    Vancouver (MV) and The University of British Columbia (UBC) opened the Annacis Research Centre (ARC) on Annacis Island. The construction of the Centre was a joint effort by MV, UBC and the Governments of Canada and British Columbia. The Annacis Research Centre is a state-of-the-art wastewater research facility located on ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • EPA Mobile Lab Screens Austin Residents’ Soil

    Scientists from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) used a mobile lab facility to screen soil samples from Austin residences recently. Participants were able to bring soil from their garden or yard and have it assessed for heavy metals. Scientists from EPA’s lab facility in Houston worked with representatives from Texas A&M’s AgriLife Extension Service and the city of ...

  • Maxxam receives MDDELCC accreditation for Radium 226 and Tritium analysis

    Maxxam’s Becquerel Laboratories has recently received accreditation by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) to ISO/CEI 17025 standards for analysis of Radium 226 and Tritium in drinking water and Radium 226 in effluent. Radium 226 testing is a requirement under Canadian federal Metal Mining ...


    By Maxxam Analytics

  • New paper in Groundwater highlights carbon sequestration relating to climate change

    The National Ground Water Association’s flagship technical journal, Groundwater®, has just published a review paper focusing on carbon sequestration in saline aquifers to mitigate climate change. Though not scheduled to appear until the May-June 2015 issue, the 19-page paper can be accessed now via Wiley Online Library, the database housing complete ...

  • Lab scientist wins Seal prize

    Visitors to the SEAL Analytical stand at WWEM 2014 were entered into a competition to win an iPad mini, and SEAL has announced that the lucky winner is Chris Bevan, an assistant scientist at Anglian Water’s wastewater laboratory near Huntingdon. Presenting Chris with his prize, SEAL’s Natalie Barton said: “WWEM 2014 was a highly successful event for us, providing an ideal ...

  • Success for DelAgua at IWWA Convention

    DelAgua exhibited at the recent Indian Water Works Convention (IWWA) in Kolkata, West Bengal. At the exhibition we were able to showcase our new technologies and highlight the success of our project in India. It was also a great opportunity for us to meet many potential new clients from all over the world. The above photograph features Shri ...


    By DelAgua Group

  • What happened at WWEM?

    WWEM 2014 in Telford is the leading event in water and wastewater in the UK with specialist conference sessions on the current MCerts situation, innovation in water and wastewater and the UK water companies funding cycles Camlab’s stand at the Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring Exhibition and Conference (WWEM) has been praised for being one of the best stands at this years show. ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • ETR Laboratories Receives BBB Honor

    Environmental Testing and Research Laboratories, Inc. is honored to have received the Better Business Bureau Certificate of No Complaints and No Negative Reviews.  Better Business Bureau is a highly regarded source for business quality.  ETR Laboratories has for many years maintained an A+ Rating with the ...

  • New Hach Dr1900 Portable Spectrophotometer

    Hach Lange has developed a new generation device for portable water analysis – the Hach DR 1900 Spectrophotometer. The robust and waterproof entry level spectrophotometer model can utilise the tried and tested cuvette test system from HACH LANGE, this delivers officially recognised results for your water testing in just a few work steps. The Hach DR 1900 ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • AWWA releases new book examining water contamination outbreaks

    The American Water Works Association has announced the release of its newest publication, Ensuring Safe Drinking Water: Learning From Frontline Experience With Contamination by Steve E. Hrudey and Elizabeth J. Hrudey. It is easy for consumers to take safe drinking water for granted until something in the process goes wrong. With that in mind, Ensuring Safe Drinking Water ...

  • Introducing PlumeStop™ Colloidal Biomatrix for In Situ Groundwater Remediation Webinar Recording Now Available

    REGENESIS recently launched the company’s latest in situ remediation innovation: PlumeStop™ Colloidal Biomatrix. PlumeStop is a new (patent pending) technology designed to address the challenges of excessive time and end-point uncertainty in groundwater remediation applications. This unique injectable material provides rapid groundwater contaminant concentration reductions (in days), ...


    By REGENESIS

  • Removing High Explosives from Groundwater

    In an initiative supported by EM, Los Alamos National Laboratory's Corrective Actions Program is addressing high explosive contamination in surface water and groundwater at a location this summer in the forests ...


    By US Department of Energy

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