Analytical Instruments News

  1. Harmful Dyes In Lakes, Rivers Can Become Colorless With New, Sponge-Like Material
    8/1/2018

    Dyes are widely used in industries such as textiles, cosmetics, food processing, papermaking and plastics. Globally, we produce about 700,000 metric tons — the weight of two Empire State Buildings — of dye each year to color our clothing, eye shadow, toys and vending machine candy.

  2. Artificial Intelligence-Enabled Solutions To Power The Water Industry Toward $695.96B In 2018
    7/26/2018

    Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Global Outlook of the Water Industry, reveals that Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled smart meters and digitalized solutions are driving the global water market as rising water stress is creating a constant demand for advanced technologies

  3. ZDHC Releases Public Disclosure Portal To Improve Global Wastewater Quality
    7/6/2018

    Recently, the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme proudly announces the release of the Public Disclosure Portal. This online tool helps the industry in particular brands and facilities to identify gaps and drive performance in meeting the requirements of the ZDHC Wastewater Guidelines. 

  4. Clean Water At A Lower Cost: Promoting Innovation In Wastewater Treatment
    6/27/2018

    It covers about 70% of the planet’s surface, but only about 1% is usable to us as fresh water. 

  5. QED Environmental Systems Announces LANDTEC BIOMETHANE 3000 Fixed Analyzer
    6/26/2018

    Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental products and subsidiary of Graco Inc., announces the new BIOMETHANE 3000 fixed analyzer, designed for high-accuracy methane and oxygen readings for biomethane applications.

  6. MMSD Seeks To Gain Deeper Understanding Of Processes By Leveraging Microbe Detectives' DNA Services
    6/5/2018

    Microbe Detectives announced recently that it has officially contracted with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) to provide state-of-the-art DNA analysis services to detect nearly all microorganisms present within mixed liquor samples from the South Shore Wastewater Reclamation Facility and provide MMSD with a comprehensive monthly report of the findings.

  7. Hach And Veolia Announce A Three-Year Partnership Agreement To Establish Hach As A Primary Supplier Of Water Analysis Solutions For Veolia Customers
    5/31/2018

    Hach and Veolia announced a three-year partnership agreement recently, establishing Hach as a primary supplier of water analysis solutions for Veolia’s water operations.

  8. U.S. Department Of Energy Research Grant Awarded To Ohio Lumex Co., Inc.
    5/22/2018

    Ohio Lumex has been awarded a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) research grant as part of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Research will focus on developing novel concepts for online, real-time monitoring of liquid phase selenium in pulverized coal power plant wastewaters.

  9. Max-IR Labs Awarded $225K Phase I NSF STTR Grant For Real-Time Continuous Water Quality Monitoring Sensor Development
    5/17/2018

    Max-IR Labs, an optical sensor development company based in Dallas, Texas, recently announced it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant of $225,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue its development of a novel real-time optical sensor for nitrate detection in water and soil.

  10. Bureau Of Reclamation Launches Prize Competition Seeking Improved Methods For Monitoring Pathogens To Facilitate Water Reuse
    5/10/2018

    The Bureau of Reclamation is launching a new prize competition that is seeking improved methods to sample and monitor for pathogens, specifically viruses, in order to help with indirect and direct reuse of wastewater.