LAB/SAMPLING/ANALYTICAL ARTICLES

Water treatment techniques using apple, tomato peels developed in Singapore

A PhD candidate at the National University of Singapore has found new methods to treat potable water using apple and tomato peels.

Major WI wastewater treatment plant requests $4.5M in upgrades

The village of Elmood, Wis., has requested a $4.5 million upgrade to a major WWTP from the Department of Natural Resources.

Ocean acidification has potential to degrade entire ecosystems, finds study

A study by the University of California, Davis, finds that ocean acidification can create an impact similar to extinction on marine ecosystems.

Plug, receptor catalog

Meltric Corporation announced the availability of its 2013-2014 product catalog featuring Decontactor Series switch-rated plugs, receptacles and connectors.

Laboratory instruments

Xylem's YSI brand has launched several new instrument lines for laboratory analysis.

New desalination method uses electrical field to filter seawater

Chemists at The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Marburg in Germany have introduced a new method for sewater desalination.

Water quality of NY's Lake George to be studied, improved with new partnership

A three-year, multi-million dollar partnership between Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, IBM, and The FUND will study threats to NY's Lake George.

TN water treatment service center to provide solutions to municipal, industrial customers

Envirogen launched its Service Center in Memphis, TN, offering technology-based water treatment solutions to industrial and municipal customers.

Major breakthrough in modeling of water revealed by research scientists

A water modeling breakthrough was revealed by the National Physical Laboratory, University of Edinburgh and IBM's TJ Watson Research Center.

Erosion control

Profile Products has launched an online video resource library for contractors and specifiers of erosion control systems.

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PD6801 ProtEX F & I Level Meter

The new ProtEX-F&I PD6801 explosion-proof level meter brings modern design, an easy to read feet and inches display, and enhanced functionality to hazardous areas around the world.

Q45H/79 Total Chlorine Monitor

A new total residual chlorine monitor with improved sensitivity and zero stability to ensure that all chemical species are quantified.

Q45H-62/63

The Q45H is available as either a Free Residual Chlorine Monitor or it can be set up to measure Combined Residual Chlorine (chloramines) and does not use reagents.

Aurora 1030W TOC Analyzer

The Aurora 1030W TOC Analyzer processes aqueous samples for analysis of the total organic carbon (TOC), total inorganic carbon (TIC), and non-purgeable organic carbon (NPOC) content of the samples.