Lambton College in Ontario, Canada, established its Water Centre in 2013 in response to the growing interest in the improvement, development and commercialization of water and wastewater treatment technologies.
The Water Centre has purchased a PeCOD chemical oxygen demand analyser for use as a research tool for sensor and process development.
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Flash point tests are used to show the lowest temperature that a volatile substance is vapourised into a flammable gas. This is done by introducing a source of ignition, then waiting for the “flash” where the substance is ignited.
There are a wide range of methods but most are available in open or closed cup formats – but what is the difference between these?
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Q: I need to send shipments overseas, but need to make sure that they have not been temperature abused during shipping. How can I prove to my customers that the goods have stayed within temperature while in transit?
A: As you’re sending the goods out to customers you need a datalogger which is low cost and easy to use – I would recommend the Ebro EBI330 loggers.
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The popular MD610 portable multiparameter photometer is now available with Bluetooth connectivity, for transferring the results to a smart phone or tablet.
The free of charge app is compatible with Android or iOS systems.
Q: I need a roller mixer, but our lab works with tubes and bottles in different sizes – what would you recommend?
A: The Stuart range of roller mixers would be ideal. These have recently been updated, and are now more flexible than ever – letting you use one unit to mix small centrifuge tubes right through to larger bottles
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Burkle’s very popular automatic burettes are now available in a plastic coated version – making them shatter and splinter proof.
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Camlab have a new catalogue featuring a host of new product offerings from Kirsch explosion proof refrigerators and freezers to the newest Bluetooth SMART ductless fume hoods from Erlab!
We have a host of offers and savings to be made including a fantastic opportunity to win the iconic SMEG refrigerator, for your home or workplace. Details can be found on page 3 of the catalogue.
Click here to order your catalogue and start saving.
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Safely disposing of liquid waste in the lab, especially liquids in PCR multiwell plates, can be an awkward task.
The specialised attachments available make vacuum aspiration from any container quick and simple, while the precise and sensitive control button means you can remove the supernatant liquid without aspirating cells.
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UKAS calibration offers an exceptional level of certainty to your measurements, and means you can be sure the equipment you are using is accurate.
Hanna Instruments can now offer a handheld digital thermometer which comes complete with UKAS calibration certificate and at a lower price than you might think…
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Camlab are proud to announce that they have achieved SafeContractor certification.
SafeContractor is one of the fastest growing Health and Safety accreditation schemes in the UK, and one of the most widely recognised.
Drawing on 10 years experience of delivering market leading accreditation services, SafeContractor draw on their team of Health and Safety professionals with a range of specialist qualifications to assess contractors across all sectors.
Camlab’s Service Director Martin Cray said; “We’re very proud to show our ongoing commitment to Health and Safety through adding such a well respected certification to our business. Achieving SafeContractor certification demonstrates that our 50 years of experience in the service and repair of laboratory equipment is still constantly evolving to meet the needs of our customers.”
With a team of service engineers offering repairs and preventative maintenance on site and remotely, Camlab can offer contracts or ad-hoc service for all types of users.