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  • A rapid technology for detection of threat contamiants in water

    The IQ-TOX Threat Detection KitTM is a rapid toxicity detection system for accidental or intentional contamination of water at civilian, military, or commercial facilities. The performance of this kit has recently been evaluated by USEPA National Homeland Security Research Center under their Environmental Technology Verification Program (ETV). The IQ-TOX Test successfully detected all test ...


  • New Range of Portable Arsenic Test Kits

    The new DigiPAsS and VisuPAsS systems from Palintest Ltd offer accurate, laboratory-standard testing in a portable field kit format. Both options use the well-established Gutzeit method to detect Arsenic levels in drinking water, up to and well beyond the WHO recommended maximum of 10 mg/l. The method used first converts all Arsenic in a sample to ...

  • State Agency Takes Aim at Reducing Potentially Toxic VOCs in the Home

    The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has developed materials to help educate the state’s residents about volatile organic compounds and what people can do to limit their exposure.  The MDH has published a brochure and developed a website full of helpful tips, information and advice.   VOCs are all around people in the typical home, office and school environment.  Building ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Safety and Health Expo Success

    We exhibited at this year's Safety & Health Expo at London's Excel arena in which we deemed as a success. The event was timely with the launch of the BM25 Wireless so we were the first of Oldham's distributors to exclusively promote the product. Our products were ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Assure Controls to unveil latest in biosensor technology at connect with CONNECT

    Assure Controls, Inc. announced that they will unveil the latest in Biosensor Technology at Connect with CONNECT, the QwikLite® 200 Biosensor System. For saltwater, freshwater and sediment samples, the QwikLite 200 Biosensor System uses reliable controls as part of single-use disposable test kits, providing the easy, fast and reliable comparisons — and the only quantifiable result for aquatic ...


    By Assure Controls, Inc.

  • Your Guide to Renting a Jerome

    Our rental program is designed to give you the high level of performance expected from a Jerome instrument without the long term commitment or cost of a purchase. Why rent a Jerome? Flexibility, accuracy and reliability – all in one convenient, durable and industry-proven package. Whether you’re an environmental consultant ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Methamphetamine Labs Linked to Pseudophedrine Sales in Kentucky Study

    Many states have put restrictions on the amount of pseudophedrine consumers can purchase because it is a key ingredient in methamphetamine production. Now, a study in Kentucky has examined pseudophedrine sales to determine whether this limitation has helped to lower meth production, according to the Los Angeles Times. In Kentucky, a state law requires individuals who purchase medications ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Stachybotrys chartarum, just one of many Types of Fungi that Cause Mold Contamination Issues

    During the past decade there have been countless media reports about Stachybotrys chartarum, a type of fungus often associated with mold contamination in indoor environments.   The media has frequently referred to Stachybotrys chartarum as “toxic mold”.    The term "toxic mold", used by many in media reports is often not accurate, ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • AIHce new products grab the spotlight

    Software and SDS products to help chemical manufacturers and companies that utilize chemicals are some of the new products that captured the attention of professionals attending the AIHce 2013 conference. The U.S. transition to GHS will reach its first compliance deadline in only seven months, on Dec. 1, the date by which employees who may be exposed to chemical hazards must be trained on GHS. ...


    By 3E Company

  • Is Your Child Being Exposed to Radon at School?

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that 70,000 schools nationwide are at risk for high levels of radon, a toxic gas that claims more than 20,000 lives every year. Yet the TODAY show’s investigative report on the issue found that the overwhelming majority of schools do not test for radon, citing the expense of mitigation and the headache caused by concerned parents if high ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • RAE Systems New ProRAE Guardian Software Adds Enhanced Safety Features to Wireless Safety Monitoring System

    RAE Systems, the leader in toxic gas detection systems and portable detectors, today announced the immediate availability of its upgraded ProRAE Guardian (PRG) V.1.5 Windows® based software. The new software globally aggregates and displays remote toxic gas threat data across a wide ...


    By RAE Systems by Honeywell

  • EPA Discusses Health Effects due to Mold Exposure

    Repeated exposure to elevated levels of mold is recognized as potentially harmful to human health.  During the last decade, a great deal of media attention has focused on this fact that has helped to raise public awareness on the issue.   The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has also recognized this fact and developed an online course regarding mold in indoor ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • American Water Partners with EPA for “Fix a Leak Week,” March 18-24

    American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to promote the fifth annual ...


    By American Water

  • PerkinElmer Launches Powerful Dispense Technology at Lab Automation 2005

    Untitled Document Showcased Products Focus on New Automation Technology as well as ...


    By PerkinElmer, Inc.

  • It’s show time!

    With several new attractions, WWEM 2014, the international Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring conference and exhibition, will be bigger and busier than ever before. The five previous WWEM events, which stretch back to 2005, have included conferences addressing testing and monitoring themes within the Process and Laboratory sectors, in addition to an international exhibition and scores ...

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