Soil Monitoring News

  • CRC CARE: Health screening levels for petroleum hydrocarbons in soil and groundwater

    Why have health-based screening levels (HSLs) for petroleum hydrocarbons been developed?The health-based screening levels (HSLs) for petroleum hydrocarbons was developed by the CRC CARE to address an identified need for consistent human health risk assessment of petroleum hydrocarbon contamination in Australian conditions. HSLs represent the best collective view of the available ...

  • AMETEK MOCON Launches New High-Throughput Water Vapor Permeation Analyzer - MOCON AQUATRAN 3/38

    AMETEK MOCON, the leading global provider of permeation analyzers, package testing instruments, and gas controllers/sensors, has launched a new high-throughput water vapor permeation analyzer, the AQUATRAN 3/38. The new analyzer was designed for labs that routinely perform a high volume of barrier film quality control (QC) testing. It takes advantage of many of the great features offered by the ...


    By AMETEK MOCON - Baseline

  • How Does MB Crusher`s Shaft Screener Help Increase Productivity?

    A company in Texas was tasked with an important pipeline project and had to lay down pipes for a new natural gas line. To finish the pipeline, they needed to create backfill but worried over getting the material to their location. With their job site being away from city life, they needed to factor in how long it would take for trucks to arrive, and figure out what to do with the downtime they ...


    By MB Crusher

  • Automated BOD5 with 10-Minute BOD Estimator Package

    MANTECH is pleased to announce the release of a New Automated Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) Analysis Package including the Rapid 10-minute BOD Estimator. This combination of 5-day automation and rapid estimation provides the ideal solution for streamlining large-scale BOD5 analysis and freeing up technicians time in the lab. It also provides the clients of BOD5 results with on-the-spot results ...


    By MANTECH Inc.

  • What material can the MB-HDS Shafts Screener Process? Let’s have a look at construction sites around the world

    What if you only needed one machine, with one shafts screener bucket, and a single operator to process different kinds of material on site, and you’ll save time and money? Everything would be more efficient and cost-effective. The good news is that MB Crusher already has a solution with its new line: the MB-HDS shafts screener buckets. What ...


    By MB Crusher

  • Greenhouse gas flux measurements with Eosense and Gasmet

    We have exciting content for all of you soil flux and greenhouse gas measurement professionals! Together with Eosense, we have created comprehensive information in video and webinar form about the all-in-one solution for greenhouse gas flux measurements. With our Gasmet and Eosense integration, we created a setup consisting of GT5000 gas analyzer, Eosense multiplexer and the automated chamber ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • Are sinking soils in the Everglades related to climate change?

    Characterized by alligators, airboats, and catfish, the Everglades is a region of swampy wetlands in southern Florida. In addition to the area’s role in Florida’s tourism industry, the Everglades play a significant part in protecting our environment – through carbon sequestration. Over a quarter of the Everglades are encompassed in the Everglades Agricultural Area. The ...

  • SYSTEA S.p.A. at Analytica 2020

    From 19 to 22 October 2020 we are going to attend again Analytica exhibition in Munich, in our booth Hall A1 129, to show to the international market our new products: Easychem Jr.: the new compact discrete ...


    By SYSTEA S.p.A.

  • AWWA testifies before U.S. House on improvements to rule on lead in water

    In testimony today before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change, the American Water Works Association advocated for a revised Lead and Copper Rule that advances lead service line replacement nationwide while strengthening protections for consumers today. AWWA, the largest association of water professionals in the world, told the committee members that the revised LCR ...

  • Gold Detector 2020 With 9 advanced systems

    Ajax Primero Gold Detector With 9 advanced systems for treasures DetectionMultiple functions in one device, Primero Gold Detector allows the user to use 9 advanced systems with accurate error-free performance to detect gold, treasures and metals underground.Why use a multi-system device in voyages to explore gold and treasuresThe multi-system detector offers you many options for a deep ...


    By DST Detectors

  • Fungal decisions can affect climate

    When we think of climate change, we tend to think about greenhouse gases, fossil fuels and pollution. Most of us don’t think about fungi. But Kathleen Treseder does. Treseder, an ecologist at the University of California, Irvine, studies how fungi can affect climate and vice-versa. “Fungi are important to consider,” she says. “They can influence nearly every aspect of ...

  • MANTECH is proud to announce the release of the IntelliVol system

    IntelliVol™ is an innovate method for automated, accurate, and rapid sample volume measuring. Users can free pour samples into tubes or cups using this add on for the MT-Series. This method uses a fixed needle at a specific height to aspirate the sample to a specific volume, rather than pipetting. It is available for MT-10 and MT-30 Automated Titration and ISE analyses with AutoMax ...


    By MANTECH Inc.

  • Mercury spotlight: The toxic lamps that shall not be turned off

    The most recent call by the UN to phase out mercury-added products by 2020 is poised to give lawmakers and a handful of powerful companies a headache. This week, Mauro Anastasio looks into the long-standing battle to ban fluorescent lamps in the EU. Batteries, thermometers, fluorescent lamps, cosmetics and other ...

  • Bertin Technologies, Exensor, Bertin IT and CNIM Air Space to present their complementary offer at Milipol Paris | Nov. 19-22, 2019 | Hall 5 Booth G179

    The 21st edition of Milipol Paris will be held on November 19 to 22, 2019 at Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre, in the presence of Bertin Technologies, its ...


    By Bertin Instruments

  • Gasmet’s New Portable Gas Analyzer GT5000 Terra is an Agile and Robust Tool

    We have exciting news for all emissions and gas monitoring professionals, as Gasmet is launching a new versatile and even lighter gas analyzer in the portable product series! The GT5000 Terra is a new device, which represents a new generation of gas analyzers that combines high technology, easy usability and agile portability. The device brings portable gas analyzers to a whole new level also in ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • Natural Flood Management and the role of environmental monitoring

    Flooding is a natural process, but it can cause heavy economic loss and endangers lives.  Flood risk is expected to increase with climate change and increased urbanisation, so a heavy responsibility lies with those that allocate funding and formulate flood management strategy. In the following article, Nigel Grimsley from OTT Hydromet in the UK explains how the success of such plans (both ...


    By OTT HydroMet

  • Supporting Children’s Health Month in Puerto Rico by Identifying Environmental Exposure Risks

    October is recognized as Children’s Health Month by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). To promote the importance of a healthy environment for children and educate the public about known environmental exposure risks that could put them in harm’s way, the agency has produced and published a list of resources. These tools cover topics ranging from drinking water and lead to ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • The Importance of Soil Sampling

    Soil sampling and analysis can provide useful information about the chemical and physical conditions of soil in a specific location. This information can be used to optimize plant growth, assist in solving soil-related problems, or determine the extend of contamination for a remediation plan. For agriculture, soil sampling results can indicate problems that may include soils having excess salts, ...


    By EON Products Inc.

  • New Approach for Environmental Testing Using ICP-OES Outlined in New White Paper

    SPECTRO Analytical Instruments, a leading manufacturer of advanced instruments for elemental analysis, has published a new white paper, “A New Approach to ICP-OES Analysis for Environmental Testing.” Environmental laboratories might like to standardize on one ICP-OES solution for most or all of their analysis needs. But different spectrometer types have different advantages ...

  • Detention basins could catch more than stormwater

    Everywhere you go there are stormwater detention basins built near large construction projects intended to control the flow of rainwater and runoff. Now, those basins might help in controlling nitrogen runoff into rivers and lakes, according to Lauren E. McPhillips, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering at Penn State. Speaking today (Aug. 12) at the annual meeting of the ...


    By ScienceDaily

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