Ames test News

  • New Ames tests now available from Cambio

    Distributed in the UK exclusively by Cambio, Xenometrix products include today’s most advanced Ames mutagenicity assays and cytotoxicity screening kits. These have been specially designed to reduce the amount of test compounds and consumables used, and to require less hands-on time. Xenometrix is particularly proud of its excellent pre- and post-sale customer support which allows new ...


    By Cambio Ltd

  • AMS Acceptance from the US Coast Guard

    As the first in the world DESMI Ocean Guard’s ballast water treatment system OxyCleanTM receives AMS acceptance from the US Coast Guard, which is valid in all salinities; marine-, brackish- and freshwater. All previously released AMS acceptances are valid in only marine and brackish water. On October 11’th 2013 DESMI Ocean Guard’s ballast water treatment system OxyCleanTM was ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • UL and EOS Announce Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) Training Collaboration

    UL, a global safety science organization, and EOS, the global technology leader for industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, today announced  a collaboration in which  UL will provide AM training and facility safety services to EOS clients. The initial goal of the relationship is to advance quality and safety within the AM industry and enhance the EOS customer experience. ...


    By UL Environment

  • DESMI’s RayClean BWTS earns US Coast Guard AMS acceptance

    DESMI Ocean Guard A/S announced that its RayCleanTM Ballast Water Treatment System (BWTS) earned Alternate Management System (AMS) acceptance from the United States Coast Guard (USCG). DESMI Ocean Guard are pleased to announce that the RayCleanTM BWTS was granted AMS acceptance by the USCG on January 30’th 2015. The AMS acceptance covers all salinities ranging from freshwater to marine ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Testing UK Floodwater with the BBC

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26169373 The water running thigh deep through Ham Sandhu's house in Wraysbury in Berkshire is freezing cold and murky. Floating around in his kitchen is a toy car and a pair of slippers. Clunking gently together near the sink are two rubbish bins. "I brought them in here," he says, "so they didn't drift away." An unpleasant smell thickens the ...


    By DelAgua Group

  • New and Improved Test Case

    When visiting prospects, we like to demonstrate our Aerox-Injector. We can’t bring the whole installation of course, but we do have a tiny version in a test case to prove its neutralizing effect. The test case allows prospects to have a sneak preview of our revolutionary technology. Our odour specialists take a sample of the process air on-site, which is being filtered by the ...


    By Aerox B.V.

  • Teacher Mike Todd from Ames, Iowa, to Receive Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators

    Mike Todd, a teacher from Ames High School in Ames, Iowa, has been named the recipient of a 2013 Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators, EPA Region 7 announced today. The Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators recognizes outstanding kindergarten through grade 12 teachers who employ innovative approaches to environmental education and use the environment as a ...

  • Learn the how and why of fungus testing

    Learn at your desk, conference room, or auditorium without travel expenses through the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology’s new online education course, Review of Fungus Tests, Especially Those of ASTM. The course will be held Thursday, August 28, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Central Time. The per-location fee for the online course has no limit on the number of students who may participate ...

  • Marine Diesel Scrubber Passes CARB Testing

    In 2012 Envitech designed and built a marine diesel scrubber to remove SO2 from the engine exhaust of ocean going vessels.  The scrubber was integrated into the Advanced Maritime Emissions Control System ...


    By Envitech, Inc.

  • 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 any piece of equipment, pylons require maintenance. As high voltage electricy (up to 750,000 volts) surges through the pylons, transformers ...


    By Specac Limited

  • VWS Teams Up With Trading Standards For Rigorous Testing

    Specialists in the design, manufacture, installation and service of vehicle on-board weighing, bin weighing and axle load protection systems, Vehicle Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS) is working alongside Derbyshire Trading Standards and raising the bar with its robust testing procedures. If a VWS customer wishes to use the ENVIROWEIGH bin-weighing system to operate a Pay by ...

  • Tests underway to retrieve underground hazardous waste at Dounreay

    One of the most demanding clean-up jobs ever undertaken in the history of nuclear energy is gathering pace. It involves the recovery and packaging of more than 1500 tonnes of radioactive waste that has lain submerged for up to 50 years in the ground beneath Britain’s abandoned experiment with fast reactors at Dounreay. Tests are underway in Scotland, Germany and the USA to develop the ...

  • Source Testing Association celebrates 20 years at AQE 2015

    The Source Testing Association (STA) will celebrate its 20th anniversary at AQE 2015. “It is highly appropriate that we should mark this occasion at the AQE Show,” says STA Director Dave Curtis, who has been involved since its inception. “This event and its predecessors (known as MCERTS) share a common objective with the STA, which is to help improve the quality, safety and ...

  • US Coast Guard’s decision to reject the MPN test method

    On July 12th the US Coast Guard denied DESMI Ocean Guard’s appeal regarding USCG’s initial decision to reject the use of the MPN test method in type approval testing of ballast water treatment systems. Even though DESMI is considering all options, a test program for the RayClean system has already been launched in order to demonstrate compliance with the FDA test method accepted by ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Advances in aquifer testing and data collection subject of NGWA Webinar

    As part of the 2009 Webinar series offered by the National Ground Water Association, In-Situ Inc.’s Shao-Chih “Ted” Way will present “Pump/Yield Testing Design and Transducer Data Collection” at 11 a.m. ET on April 7.With advances in sensor and software technology, aquifer tests can now be conducted with greater speed and accuracy, and provide more reliable data—all at a lower cost. These ...

  • EMSL Canada Laboratory Expands Capabilities to Include Radon Testing

    Now accepting Asbestos PCM, PLM, TEM, Mold and Radon Samples. EMSL Analytical, a dedicated leading provider of advanced environmental laboratory services, has recently announced their Canadian laboratory is now providing Radon Testing in addition to asbestos analysis and mold ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Virtual shaker testing offered as IEST online education course

    Shaker testing is in many cases a 'necessary evil' when trying to quantify real world stresses, long term durability, and shock survivability. To actually perform a shaker test can be time consuming, expensive, and when executed incorrectly, potentially dangerous. Enter the concept of Virtual Shaker Testing. The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) announces a new live, ...

  • SENSOR+TEST 2015 – The Measurement Fair: Welcome to the Innovation Dialog!

    The AMA Association for Sensors and Measurement invites professionals from all over the world to the international measurement fair SENSOR+TEST in Nürnberg from the 19th to the 21st of May. The nearly 550 exhibitors from Germany and abroad will again be greeting about 8,000 visitors from Tuesday to Thursday. The trade fair is considered to be the worldwide leading forum for sensor, ...


    By AMA Service GmbH

  • De Nora BALPURE® BWTS concludes testing for USCG type approval

    De Nora, a market leading supplier of electrochlorination equipment, today announced that it has completed shipboard testing for its BALPURE® ballast water treatment system (BWTS), and intends to make  its submission for United States Coast Guard (USCG) Type Approval by the end of 2017. ...

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