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  • ASTM E2014 - 11 Standard Guide on Metallographic Laboratory Safety

    1. Scope 1.1 This guide covers the outline of the basic safety guidelines to be used in a metallographic laboratory. Safe working habits are discussed for various tasks performed in a metallographic laboratory. 1.2 The sections appear in the following order This guide does not purport to address all of the safety ...


    By ASTM International

  • New Safety Enhanced Laboratory Gas Burners from WLD Tec

    The Fuego SCS series from WLD Tec GmbH provides maximum safety and highest convenience for all flame related applications in the laboratory. The Fuego SCS offers more convenience utilising a new graphic display and comfort functions. The display is wordless and uses symbols for rapid and easy selection of functions. The user can visualise the zero pressure shut-off, gas consumption, cooling ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • COD analyzer for laboratories

    LAR's QuickCODlab is a chemical-free working COD analyzer for the determination of the chemical oxygen demand (COD) in water. Due to an innovative injection and oxidation technique, unfiltered water samples incl. particulates will be injected ...


    By LAR Process Analysers AG

  • Laboratory Evaporation Glassware

    Laboratory Evaporation Glassware Decades of expertise in glass manufacturing Original BUCHI glassware guarantees the highest levels of efficiency and safety thanks to outstanding precision in manufacturing. For more than 75 years BUCHI has been manufacturing innovative and durable glass parts to ease daily laboratory work. ...


    By BÜCHI Labortechnik AG

  • COD Analysis for Laboratories

    LAR's QuickCODlab is a COD analyzer for the determination of the chemical oxygen demand (COD) in laboratory applications. Water samples will be injected via a precision syringe or via autosampler. Both injection systems are equipped with special syringes so that unfiltered water samples incl. ...


    By LAR Process Analysers AG

  • EMSL Opens Portland Laboratory

    EMSL Analytical, Inc., the largest network of AIHA EMLAP, AIHA IHLAP, AIHA ELLAP and NVLAP accredited indoor air quality testing laboratories in the nation, is proud to announce that they have expanded their network by opening a new laboratory located in Portland, Maine. With this laboratory opening, EMSL now operates 34 laboratories throughout The United States and Canada. "We realized the need ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Phigenics Analytical Service Laboratory Recertified

    Phigenics Analytical Service Laboratory (PASL) has been recertified by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).  The PASL recently completed a biennial certification evaluation by an IDPH Laboratory Quality Specialist.  The evaluation required each analyst to demonstrate the proper procedures using correct laboratory techniques.  The inspector also reviewed all quality ...


    By Phigenics, LLC

  • WinLIMS Manages Business and Laboratory Information!

    QSI are now offering their WinLIMS Rental product as a business management tool as well as for the Laboratory. QSI’s Managing Director Clive Collier said “ To make sure that WinLIMS Rental would meet customer expectations, we obviously had to create an “out of the box” package whose functionality could handle the vast majority of user requirements without modification or the need for custom code. ...

  • State-of-the-art Food Science and Safety Laboratory confirms Maxxam’s long-term commitment to the Food industry

    On May 17th, Maxxam Analytics opened the doors to its state-of-the art, 28,000 sqf Food Science and Safety Laboratory in Mississauga. The new facility is the largest commercial laboratory of its kind in Canada and one of the biggest in North America. “We created a fit-for-purpose facility that allows us to grow with the demands of the rapidly changing food testing landscape”, says Jon ...


    By Maxxam Analytics

  • Underwriters Laboratories Honors Local Heroes and Urges People to Commit a Minute to Safety at Annual White Sox Event

    Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a world leader in advancing safety, today announced it will once again host the Chicago White Sox's Annual "Fire & Police Night" on Wednesday, August 17, when the White Sox play the Cleveland Indians at U.S. Cellular Field. UL has sponsored the event, which pays respect to the thousands of Chicago fire and police ...


    By UL LLC

  • ETR Laboratories Names New Lab Manager

    Environmental Testing and Research Laboratories is pleased to announce that Ramakanth Ananthoji, PhD, has assumed the position of Laboratory Manager.  Ananthoji comes to ETR Laboratories with a broad level of experience including leadership, management and technical work in both a laboratory and academic setting.   A native of India, Dr. Ananthoji earned his PhD at ...

  • Islands to call for COP21 recognition as climate change laboratories

    Small Islands Coming Together In Malta To Call On Paris Summit To Be Considered As Climate Change Laboratories Islands to issue joint paper at Greening the Islands conference requesting support for sustainable solutions Group includes islands aiming for 100% renewable status and going “fossil free” as well as leaders in water desalination and ...


    By The Green Consulting Group

  • Ingested nanoparticle safety

    Ingestion of commonly encountered nanoparticles at typical environmental levels is unlikely to cause overt toxicity, according to US researchers. Nevertheless there is insufficient evidence to determine whether chronic exposures could lead to subtle alterations in intestinal immune function, protein profiles, or microbial balance. Writing in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Humboldt State University launches new environmental laboratory

    Dr. James Russell of the Humboldt State University Department of Applied Technology is holding a brick that looks like leftover supplies mashed together after art class, but it could be a great way to repurpose used styrofoam for building insulation. The idea, originated by Roger Pryor of Bayside Builders, is exactly the sort of thing that Dr. Russell and others behind the GreenLab at Humboldt ...

  • Minneapolis Laboratory Earns New Asbestos Accreditation

    EMSL Analytical is proud to announce that our laboratory in Minneapolis, MN has been accredited by the Minnesota Department of Health Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) to test for the presence of asbestos in drinking water. According to the ELAP, accredited laboratories have demonstrated the capability to analyze environmental samples using approved ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Testing by a qualified laboratory can ease asbestos fears

    The use of asbestos has been banned from most products in the United States now for a number of years. However, people can still be exposed to asbestos fibers in homes, workplaces and other buildings that contain the once widely used mineral in products ranging from insulation to ceiling tiles. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, EPA and the International Agency for Research on ...


  • LIMS for the nuclear industry and all radiochemical/radiotracer laboratories

    Matrix Rutherford is specifically designed for the nuclear industry and related test laboratories. The Matrix Rutherford LIMS configuration is an, out of the box, versatile software solution that features workflows for Environmental District Surveys, Liquid Discharge, Gaseous Discharge and Chemistry all in one system. The system can also be easily configured for Radioactive Waste Management ...


    By Autoscribe Informatics

  • Asbestos Analysis Laboratory Celebrates 30th Anniversary

    EMSL Analytical, Inc., the world's leading asbestos testing laboratory is celebrating its 30th year of providing quality asbestos laboratory results to asbestos and environmental professionals worldwide. Opening in 1981 in Camden, NJ, in a small storefront building on Market Street, EMSL has now grown to over 39 locations throughout the United States and Canada.  In addition to asbestos ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Trina Solar Awarded Underwriter Laboratories` CTDP Certification

     Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products, today announced thatit has obtained the Client Test Data Program ("CTDP") certification from UL (Underwriters Laboratories). The Company is the first solar PV company to be awarded this certification, reflecting Trina Solar's continued commitment to ...


    By Trina Solar Limited (TSL)

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