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  • First China Metal Analysis Forum a success!

    On July 27 2012, Oxford Instruments successfully held its first China Metal Analysis Forum in Jinan, Shandong Province, China. This event marked the start to a series of metal analysis forums to be held across China within the next 12 months. The Chinese metal industry is booming. Up to date market knowledge and networking are essential to be ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • Novel sample pretreatment unit for heavy metal analysis

    AppliTek launches a unique solution for accurately determining the total metal content in water bodies. The novel pretreatment system, designed as an add-on unit for AppliTek’s VPA Series of Voltammetric Process Analyzers, allows to safely and conveniently process incoming samples with concentrated acids and oxidizing agents. Accuracy, precision and stability of results are very critical ...


    By AppliTek NV

  • Fusion of technologies enhances current metal analysis capabilities

    25 years experience is built in to SPECTROLAB, arguably the most advanced instrument for metals analysis currently available. Innovations in optical design, sample excitation and data handling combine to provide superb analytical performance and flexibility for the most demanding applications. The heart of SPECTROLAB is a unique hybrid optical system that combines improved, high performance CCD ...

  • Latest Advancement for On-Site Analysis of Heavy Metals

    The PDV6000plus is the latest generation of portable instruments which provide excellent accuracy and convenience when performing on-site heavy metal analysis in water or soil. Building upon the reputation of the PDV6000, which is globally accepted as the benchmark system, the PDV6000plus boasts a range of software and hardware improvements. It further improves data quality by lowering ...

  • New lab application for cost-efficient metals analysis

    COGENT Environmental has developed a new test cell, the 'SV Labcell', for use with company's market leading portable metals analyser, the PDV 6000plus. The SV Labcell provides lower levels of detection and greater flexibility in analytical methodology, effectively turning the PDV 6000plus into a precise analytical laboratory instrument. The PDV 6000plus is a portable metals analyser that ...

  • Severn Trent Services Introduce New Autosampler For The Analysis of Metals in Potable Water

    As part of our ongoing commitment to continuous improvement and meeting customer expectations, Severn Trent Services are pleased to announce the formal commissioning of our Perkin Elmer NexION ICP-MS with FAST Technology Autosampler for the analysis of metals in potable water. The instrument, employed at our Bridgend laboratory has been comprehensively validated and the methodology has ...


  • Mobile metal analyser simplifies onsite nitrogen and carbon analysis tasks

    Leading mobile OES spectrometer company, SPECTRO Analytical Instruments has introduced a new high-performance mobile metal analyser that is capable of rapidly determining the nitrogen content in duplex steels with spark excitation and quickly identifying low alloy steels using carbon in arc excitation. The SPECTROTEST TXC25’s compact, thin sample probe enables hard-to-reach sample areas such as ...

  • Novel Atomic Absorption Spectrometers Enable Analysis of Non-Metals for the First Time

    The High-Resolution Continuum Source AAS technology (HR-CS AAS) now also enables the detection of non-metals using an AAS instrument, the contrAA from Analytik Jena: Thanks to a Xenon lamp as continuous radiation source, any wavelength is available for measurement on the contrAA - ...


    By Analytik Jena AG

  • On-site Capabilities for Trace Metals

    Already recognized for its wide range of capabilities for the analysis of organic compounds in the field, New Age recently expanded its mobile laboratory fleet to include an eighth laboratory unit equipped with an Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) instrument for inorganic analyses. Although New Age has been able to analyze trace metals in the field utilizing an Atomic Absorption Spectrometer (AA) ...


    By New Age/Landmark, Inc.

  • Metals Digester – an automatic success

    The latest addition to the Thomas Cain range of sample preparation equipment, the DEENA II from SEAL Analytical, is finding global success in environmental laboratories because automation saves time and money, improves safety and lowers the risk of human error. “These benefits appeal to the managers of every laboratory in every country,” says SEAL President Stuart Smith. “So ...

  • ASTM B214 - 07(2011) standard test method for sieve analysis of metal powders

    The particle size distribution of a metal powder affects its behavior in P/M processing and other applications of these materials. The test method may be part of the purchase agreement between powder supplier and user, or it may be an internal quality control test for either. 1. Scope 1.1 This test method covers the dry sieve analysis of metal ...


    By ASTM International

  • New SPECTROLAB high-end spectrometer with hybrid optic for high-precision metal analysis

    The hybrid optic in the new SPECTROLAB directly processes the light from the spark stand; with photomultiplier tubes (PMT) and CCD detectors simultaneously. The result: Extremely low detection limits and a flexible range of use. Kleve, Germany – SPECTRO presents the next generation of SPECTROLAB stationary metal analyzers at the GIFA Foundry Show (June 12 -16, 2007 in Düsseldorf, Germany). This ...

  • Global Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition Market Analysis 2012 - 2016 : MarketResearchReports.Biz

    TechNavio's analysts forecast Global Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition market to grow at a CAGR of 18.6 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing demand for LEDs in the lighting applications. Global Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition market has also been witnessing a gradual shift to six-inch wafers and sapphire ...


  • ASTM E50 - 11 standard practices for apparatus, reagents, and safety considerations for chemical analysis of metals, ores, and related materials

    The inclusion of the following paragraph, or a suitable equivalent, in any standard (preferably after the section on Scope) is due notification that the apparatus and reagents required in that standard are subject to the recommendations set forth in these ...


    By ASTM International

  • The 6 Best Metals & Mining Websites

    Are you looking to impress your boss with your industry expertise? Perhaps you want to be known as the expert on your team? Or, maybe you just need to keep an eye on market data and stay on top of commodity prices. Well, no matter your motivation, we’ve got you covered! To help you stay up to date on all the latest news, trends and analysis within your industry, we’ve compiled six of ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Call for efforts to improve metal recycling

    Vast resources are required to extract speciality and difficult-to-recycle metals that are often only used once before disposal. Researchers argue in a new analysis that more must be done to improve metal recycling rates in order to secure our material needs for the future. In the past, metal products were typically made of fairly common materials. However, today, a product that is made ...

  • Precious metal recovery from WEEE

    Precious metals, such as gold and silver, constitute a small but valuable part of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE). New research suggests that significant amounts of these precious metals are lost in the initial stage of the waste recovery process and makes recommendations for improvements in the recycling chain. For 2005, it was estimated that around 9 million tonnes of ...

  • On-Site Wastewater Analysis

    The US EPA, as well as other governmental regulatory agencies, have instituted stricter regulations covering discharges of “oily wastes” from facilities into publicity owed treatment plants (POTWs) facilities, forcing numerous industries to monitor their effluent more closely prior to discharge. This regulations affect such industries as food – both processors and restaurants, metal fabrication, ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Global Rare Earth Metals 2012 - 2018

    The rare earth metals market report by Transparency Market Research provides comprehensive analysis of the rare earth metals industry in the context of the global market. This study analyzes and interprets key market dynamics for rare earth metals including drivers, restraints, and opportunities. Complete Report@ ...


  • ASTM E1915 - 11 Standard Test Methods for Analysis of Metal Bearing Ores and Related Materials for Carbon, Sulfur, and Acid-Base Characteristics

    These test methods are primarily intended to test materials for compliance with compositional specifications and for monitoring. The determination of carbon and sulfur and acid neutralization potential in ores and related materials is necessary to classify ores for metallurgical processing and to classify waste materials from the mining and processing of ores such as leach ...


    By ASTM International

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