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    Nalgene Outdoor Applauds Quick-Thinking of Hikers and Rescuers in Message in a Bottle Rescue

    Nalgene Outdoor, manufacturers of the original water bottle that traces its roots back to 1949, applauds the search and rescue workers and quick-thinking of Curtis Whitson who used an SOS message in a Nalgene water bottle to get rescued from a ...

  • New eXact® Micro 7+ photometer

    New eXact® Micro 7+ photometer Accurate, fast and easy water field testingIndustrial Test Systems, Inc. (ITS), manufacturer of accurate colorimetric water test kits, introduces its latest handheld photometer: the eXact® Micro 7+. Using a patented method, its ideal for residential, commercial, and municipal water testing, the Micro 7+ reads these parameters directly: Total Alkalinity; Bromine; ...

  • Study to measure long-term hard water damage

    Expanding on a major study already underway, the Water Quality Research Foundation has retained an independent testing firm to measure how hard water might damage many common household fixtures and appliances. In February, WQRF hired the Battelle Memorial Institute, a non-profit international science and technology enterprise, to examine the amount of energy savings that water softeners offer. ...

  • New eXact Micro 7+ Photometer

    Industrial Test Systems, Inc. (ITS), manufacturer of accurate colorimetric water test kits, introduces its latest handheld patented colorimeter: the eXact Micro 7+. Ideal for residential, commercial, and municipal water testing, the Micro 7+ reads 9 parameters directly: Alkalinity; Bromine; Calcium Hardness; Free Chlorine; Total Chlorine; Copper; Ozone; Permanganate; pH and Transmission. ...

  • The ultimate water test kit The eXact® EZ Well Driller Kit

    The eXact® EZ Well Drillers Kit offers immediate lab quality water results at minimal cost without sending samples off to the lab. The kit includes the patented eXact® EZ advanced photometer and six test parameters (Free Chlorine, Total Chlorine, pH, Calcium Hardness, Total Iron and Manganese) that can be administered on-site without any technical training. It’s ideal for field screening new ...

  • Technika Expands Water Quality Testing Product Line by Introducing the eXact™ EZ Meter Kit.

    Scottsdale, AZ October 8, 2007 --Technika announces the addition of the new eXact™ EZ meter kit to its Water Quality testing product line. This affordable, water-resistant, meter kit is designed to give fast water chemistry results for residential, commercial, municipal and environmental water quality testing. The eXact EZ meter kit comes with eXact™ EZ Strips, which can be used for EPA Compliant ...


    By Sper Scientific

  • New methodology for poolside compliance testing

    A new method using a water proof meter with built in photo cell and reagent delivery device (test strips) was presented at the 5th Annual World Aquatic Health™ Conference in Colorado Springs October 17th. Ivars Jaunakais, President of Industrial Test Systems, Inc. (ITS), presented a new method for pool water testing last week during the annual World Aquatic Health Conference. The ...

  • ASTM C1178 / C1178M - 11 standard specification for coated glass mat water-resistant gypsum backing panel

    This specification covers coated glass mat water-resistant gypsum backing panel designed for use on ceilings and walls in bath and shower areas as a base for the application of ceramic or plastic tile. Coated glass mat water-resistant gypsum backing panel shall consist of a noncombustible water-resistant gypsum core, ...


    By ASTM International

  • New pooltest portable photometers for swimming pool water monitoring

    Water analysis expert Palintest Ltd. has developed new Pooltest 3 and Pooltest 6 photometers for on-site pool water quality testing. The new products have exceptional accuracy, using narrow band filters with a wavelength tolerance of +/-2 nm. The instruments also offer enhanced path length for measurement, enabling excellent resolution at low concentrations for precision readings. A 4-button ...

  • ASTM D1863 / D1863M - 05(2011)e1 Standard Specification for Mineral Aggregate Used on Built-Up Roofs

    This specification covers the standards for the quality and grading of crushed stone, crushed slag, and water-worn gravel intended for use as coarse mineral aggregate on built-up roofs. The crushed stone and gravel shall be hard, durable, opaque, and free of foreign substances. The crushed slag, on the other hand, shall be hard, air-cooled, and free of as well of any foreign ...


    By ASTM International

  • Industrial Test Systems eXact 1,2,3 meters discounted sale

    Industrial Test Systems, Inc. announces the eXact® 1,2,3 Photometer Liquidation Sale. Beginning June 1, customers can purchase an eXact® 1, 2, or 3 Photometer for only $65/each OR get one eXact® 1, 2, or 3 Photometer FREE with purchase of $100 worth of eXact® Strips/Reagents at list price. These affordable eXact® meters are designed to give fast and accurate water chemistry results without having ...

  • eXact 1,2,3 photometer liquidation sale

    Industrial Test Systems, Inc. announces the eXact 1,2,3 Photometer Liquidation Sale. Beginning May 1, customers can purchase an eXact 1, 2, or 3 Photometer for only $65/each OR get one eXact 1, 2, or 3 Photometer FREE with purchase of $100 worth of eXact Strips/Reagents at list price. These affordable eXact meters are designed to give fast and accurate water chemistry results without having to ...

  • New Solution for hard water problems in the home

    Fluid Dynamics launches Limetron® Water Conditioner for prevention of Limescale Build up in Homes For more than 40 years Fluid Dynamics has been manufacturing water conditioners . Green , Sustainable systems for preventing scale build up caused by hard water. Originally focussing its attention on Industrial and Commercial applications with customers such as Kimberley Clark, Us ...

  • The complete home water quality test kit

    Industrial Test Systems, Inc., innovators of test strip technology, unveils the redesigned Complete Home Water Quality Test Kit, the first water quality test kit that lives up to its name. The Complete Home Water Quality Test Kit ...

  • Catalytic Hard Water Scale Prevention System Successfully Tested Under US Government Green Proving Ground Scheme

    The US Government's GSA takes products that it believes could be environmentally useful for its estate of buildings and tests them scaling Caused by hard water is a big problem worldwide. For 18 Months The  General Services Administration , responsible for many public buildings in the US,  tested a catalytic hard water scale preventer  under the ...

  • Major study suggests efficiently run softeners do not hurt septic tank performance

    Water softeners set with appropriate salt efficiency do not harm septic systems and may actually help them, according to a new study released today at WQA Aquatech USA. The Water Quality Research Foundation commissioned Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to conduct independent and scientific testing on the issue in 2012.  The result is an official report, ...

  • The new eXact Micro 8 Photometer

    The recent success of eXact Micro 7+ has driven ITS to develop an all new handheld photometer for testing even more water quality parameters using its proven eXact technology. The robust eXact Micro 8 Advanced Photometer is the perfect solution for testing Iron (Fe+2/Fe+3), pH, Ammonia, Phosphate, Sulfide, and Cyanide in water. The ...

  • Fluid Dynamics win major non chemical water conditioning contract in London

    The Larner Road redevelopment in Erith, Kent is a large project involving the demolition of old blocks of flats and their replacement with 220 brand new one and two bedroomed apartments. Fluid Dynamics MagCAT and Biokleen non chemical water conditioning systems have been chosen for the water treatment in the new four tower blocks being built Preventing Scaling London is a very hard water area and ...

  • Case Study PHE (Plate Heat Exchanger) test results in hard water region

    Industry, hotels, commercial buildings even private homes in "Hard" water areas are at a disadvantage due to "Scale" formation on devices, particularly those attached to "Hot" water circuits. A PHE (Plate Heat Exchanger) with a known "Scaling" problem is selected for testing. The attached case study demonstrates how with an "Open" mind, even those sceptical of our products capabilities, do not ...


    By Phoenix Ring Manufaktur UG

  • Brand New Handheld Chlorine Tester for Potable Water

    Brand New Handheld Chlorine Tester for Potable Water The new Chlorometer is very easy to use, with just 4 intuitive buttons and a menu that uses universal symbols instead of individual languages on its LCD display screen. While its small size (150 x 65 x 40mm) and light weight (200g) make the unit ideal for in-field and on-site testing, its accuracy (± 0.02 @ 1 mg/l) makes it suitable for bench ...

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