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  • Pesticides Linked to ADHD in Children

    EMSL Analytical provides pesticide testing solutions for environmental samples and food products to protect children from unnecessary exposure. Westmont, NJ, May 18th, 2010 The journal Pediatrics just published a study that reports that pesticide exposure in children seams to boost the chances that those children will be diagnosed with attention deficit ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • SGS Egypt launch new pesticide residues analysis laboratory

    Realizing the increasing importance and need for monitoring the health & safety of the food supply chain, SGS Egypt has expanded its testing capabilities thus positioning itself as the leading private market provider for these testing services. SGS Egypt celebrated the start up of its Pesticide Residues Analysis Laboratory in Cairo June 22nd 2008 at its head offices in Harraneya, Cairo.  The ...


    By SGS

  • Agilent Technologies to Present Food Science Data at International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis (RAFA)

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that company scientists and collaborators will present at the 6th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis (RAFA) in Prague, Czech Republic, today through Nov. 8. The event draws food researchers and representatives of international regulatory agencies, commercial ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • Agilent Technologies Showcases Innovations in Food Analysis at International Symposium in Prague

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced it will focus on areas of emerging concern in food safety at the Seventh International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis, Nov. 3-6, in Prague. RAFA 2015 will feature seminars and workshops conducted by leading scientists from around the world, including some Agilent customers. Agilent is also hosting two ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • PERKINELMER INTRODUCES NEW HPLC SOLUTION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND FOOD ANALYSIS LABORATORIES

    BEIJING, China. – PerkinElmer Life and Analytical Sciences, a global leader in application-focused measurement and analysis solutions, today announced a new preconfigured system for the analysis of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), organic pollutants widely distributed in the environment that can be carcinogenic at certain levels. The PAH Analyzer provides laboratories conducting High ...


    By PerkinElmer, Inc.

  • Taiwan bureau of food and drug analysis enhances food safety mission with state-of-the-art technologies from waters

    Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) announced today that the Taiwan Bureau of Food and Drug Analysis (BFDA) has purchased and installed a total of four Waters ACQUITY UltraPerformance LC (UPLC) Systems and nine Xevo TQ tandem quadrupole mass spectrometers to support its efforts to protect Taiwanese consumers and the country’s food supply by monitoring domestically-produced and imported food sold ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Agilent Technologies introduces comprehensive reference guide for GC/MS/MS Pesticide Analysis

    Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced the GC/MS/MS Pesticide Residue Analysis Guide, a comprehensive reference developed by Dr. Katerina Mastovska, the head of Excellcon International, LLC., in collaboration with scientists from the California Department of Food and Agriculture, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, and Agilent. The detailed compendium ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • US orders retailers to pull illegal pesticides

    For the safety of consumers, the US EPA has asked nine national retail chains to remove illegal, unregistered and misbranded pesticides distributed by Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. from their shelves. The federal agency ordered the Scotts companies early this week, and now its major distributors and retailers, to immediately stop selling and distributing Miracle-Gro Shake 'n Feed All Purpose Plant Food ...

  • Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee Convenes SemiAnnual Meeting

    On November 29-30, 2012, the Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee (PPDC) convened its semiannual meeting in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) offices in Arlington, Virginia. This memorandum summarizes the presentations and topics discussed during the meeting, which were organized into ten substantive sessions: ...


    By Acta Group

  • Water footprints for food

    Carbon footprints are now familiar to most people, but food production and trade leaves yet another important mark on the environment – a water footprint. Research has led to a novel strategy for calculating the impact of international food trade on water supplies and the implications for various water users. New calculations could be a key step towards balancing the demands on dwindling surface ...

  • EMSL Receives Accreditation to Test Metals and Pesticides from North Dakota

    EMSL Analytical is proud to announce that the North Dakota State Department of Health has granted our request for official certification for the analysis of metals and pesticides, including TCLP, using the SW-846 method in the State of North Dakota. (Cert # R-208) This accreditation is reciprocal with our State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection certification for ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee Convenes Semi-Annual Meeting

    On November 29-30, 2012, the Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee (PPDC) convened its semiannual meeting in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) offices in Arlington, Virginia. This memorandum summarizes the presentations and topics discussed during the meeting, which were organized into ten substantive sessions: ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • B.C. TerraSphere technology passes food safety audit

    Converted Organics Inc. has announced today that the British Columbia facility operated by TerraSphere, a subsidiary of Converted Organics, has passed the last step in the rigorous CanadaGAP certification process. CanadaGAP (Good Agricultural Practices) is the name of the Canadian Horticultural Council's (CHC [FREE Stock Trend Analysis]) On-Farm Food Safety Program which was launched in 2008. The ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • World Food Prize takes on biotech, global warming

    The World Food Prize Foundation is confronting both opposition to genetically modified crops and the divisive issue of global warming as it gathers hundreds of experts and national leaders to talk this week about how to feed a growing global population. By awarding this year's prize to three biotechnology pioneers, the nonprofit foundation infuriated environmental groups and others opposed to ...


    By Associated Press

  • Agilent Technologies Introduces Industry`s First Exact Mass Pesticide Library for GC/Q-TOF

    Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) today introduced a new Personal Compound Database and Library for use with gas chromatography/hybrid quadrupole time-of-flight (GC/Q-TOF) mass spectrometers. Part of Agilent's full line of pesticide monitoring and analysis solutions, the ...


    By Agilent Technologies, Inc.

  • SCS Featured at 2013 Sustainable Foods Summit on Use of LCA to Measure the Environmental Impact of Food Products

    SCS Global Services (www.scsglobalservices.com) presented expert insights into the increased use of product Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) for food, beverage and other consumer packaged goods at the Sustainable Foods Summit in San Francisco on Tuesday. SCS' ...


    By SCS Global Services

  • Markets Best Report : Global Crop Protection (Pesticides) Market Report - 2013 Edition

    Crop protection products are widely used across the globe since they are very useful in safeguarding the crops against various insects, diseases and pests. Pesticides are very important as they improve the quality and yield of agricultural produce. Based on applications, crop protection chemicals market can be bifurcated into three types; herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides. Growth in the ...


  • Thermo Fisher Scientific demonstrates its expertise in food safety and environmental markets

    Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, announces that it will be demonstrating its expertise in food safety and environmental technology at the 45th Annual Florida Pesticides Residue Workshop (FPRW). The company will showcase its range of innovative solutions at the Thermo Scientific booth #20-21, July 20-23 2008, and it will host a breakfast seminar and present ...


    By Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • New Phenomenex GC Column Set for Chlorinated Pesticides Runs Seven EPA Methods

    Phenomenex Inc., a global leader in the research and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, introduces Zebron™ ZB-CLPesticides-1 and 2 for dual-column pesticide testing by GC/ECD (electron capture detection). This column set saves time and money for chlorinated pesticide testing commonly performed by environmental and drinking water testing labs, which often need ...


    By Phenomenex, Inc.

  • Effective cleanup of environmental and food samples using Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC)

    The analysis of pesticides and other contaminants in environmental and food samples is an important part of monitoring the condition and safety of the environment. GPC is an ideal cleanup technique for removing interfering compounds, using the Varian EcoSpheresTM column. The micro-porous packing material gives good resolution with high loadings. EcoSpheres can be used with any isocratic LC system ...


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