Testing

astm international, standard, nitrogen, water, measure, test method
Jan 17 2017

A new ASTM Intl. standard was developed to help calculate the amount of nitrogen in water samples in a more efficient way. The test method—soon to...

Jan 3 2017

We all want clean, sparkling water in our homes. But what happens when the clear water coming from the faucet has a bad odor? There are a number...

Jan 3 2017

A variety of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-approved methods for testing total coliform and E. coli bacteria in drinking water are...

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Dec 23 2016

The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) said a company in Raleigh, N.C., is misrepresenting itself by claiming to be aligned with WQA in an apparent effort...

Dec 16 2016

The Model CA6 colorimetric analyzer is an online sequential sampling analyzer that is designed to monitor chromium-6 in drinking water. It...

Nov 4 2016

By the end of 2016, MyDx plans to release a handheld chemical analyzer for consumer use. With the continued developments in the Flint, Mich.,...

Nov 4 2016

“The art of coffee brewing is in controlling the variables; and water quality must be controlled, and held in balance, in order to achieve a...

new orleans, bourbon street, gumbo, water testing, dna analysis
Oct 20 2016

If you've ever been to the French Quarter in New Orleans, then you know the smell - the aroma of stale beer, vomit and fried food that permeates...

Oct 3 2016

The MyDx analyzer with AquaDx sensor is a portable chemical analyzer that helps consumers ensure the safety and purity of their drinking water....

Oct 3 2016

QuickChek Atrazine is a rapid enzyme immunoassay strip test. It detects atrazine—the most commonly detected pesticide in U.S. drinking water...

ntl_water testing kit
Jul 26 2016

The Problem Check test package analyzes water for 20 of the most common nuisance contaminants. Developed to uncover aesthetic problems, especially...

pool, water quality, air quality, CDC, chloramine, chlorine, grant
Jul 22 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has posted of a solicitation for a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grant related to...

Jun 29 2016

Propylene glycol test strips allow users to visually measure propylene glycol levels. The strips verify fluids are in working order to prevent...

Jun 29 2016

The X-MET8000 Series of X-ray fluorescence analyzers can check which components are causing suspected lead contamination in drinking water. The...

Jun 28 2016

This test strip is designed to test drinking water from both municipal and well water sources. Each strip tests free chlorine from 0 to 10 ppm;...

gardening, toxic chemicals, garden hose
Jun 16 2016

The Ecology Center will be releasing data on toxic chemicals in gardening products Monday, June 20. The study includes data on the water that sits...

Jun 6 2016

This colorimetric field test for chlorine and chloramine uses a small handheld colorimeter to accurately resolve down to 0.01 ppm of chlorine...

Jun 5 2016

Upgrades to the eXact iDip smart device application allow users to determine Langlier Saturation Index and magnesium hardness without performing...

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May 31 2016

The EPA’s guidance documentation “3 Ts for Reducing Lead in Drinking Water in Schools and Child Care Facilities: Training, Testing, Telling”...

May 27 2016

Every year, serious health and safety violations force thousands of public pools, hot tubs and water playgrounds to close, according to a report...