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XEI Scientific Appoints EM Resolutions as Distributor for the UK & Irish Markets

XEI Scientific Inc, maker of the popular EVACTRON® De-Contaminator™ Plasma Cleaning System for electron microscopes and other vacuum chambers, has appointed EM Resolutions Limited as their exclusive distributor for their decontamination products in the UK & Ireland.

L: Evactron® decontaminator on Sigma SEM; R: CombiClean standalone cleaner

XEI Scientific has appointed a new distributor for the UK and Irish markets. Founded in 2012, EM Resolutions offers a wide range of consumables and accessories for the electron microscopy market place.

Steve Cham, Sales Director of EM Resolutions, is excited by the prospect of teaming up with XEI. “XEI is the technology leader with their Evactron De-Contaminator systems. The products are a natural fit to our current portfolio and we are confident we will be able to help XEI to grow in this market.

EM Resolutions specialises in the supply of microscopy consumables and accessories. By being able to offer Evactron plasma cleaning, we can help our clients to clean and maintain vacuum quality in their instrumentation. In addition, we can also clean accessories and the surface of samples before imaging which greatly increases the clarity of the final image.”

For more details, please contact EM Resolutions via [email protected] or alternatively customers are invited to visit their web site to learn more about the products on offer:

Speaking about this new agreement, XEI Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Daniel R Kleinen says “EM Resolutions provides us with an extremely experienced and well-qualified partner for the UK & Irish markets. The Evactron De-Contaminator uses a remote RF plasma source to produce gas-phase radicals that flow downstream through the chamber, eliminating contamination by chemical etch. XEI has now sold more than 2000 Evactron systems worldwide solving contamination problems in many different environments using instrumentation such as electron microscopes, FIBs and other vacuum sample chambers. Please visit our web site for the latest details,”

About XEI Scientific, Inc.

XEI Scientific Inc. invented the Evactron De-Contaminator in 1999 as the first plasma cleaner to use a downstream cleaning process to remove carbon from electron microscopes. A proprietary plasma source uses air to produce oxygen radicals for oxidation of carbon compounds for removal by the pumps. Carbon-free-vacuum produces the highest quality images and analytical results from SEMs and other vacuum analytical instruments. XEI innovations include a unique RF plasma generator, a patented RF electrode, and easy start programmed plasma cleaning. All XEI products come with a 5 year warranty and are compliant with CE, NRTL, and Semi-S2 safety standards. XEI offers a variety of Evactron® decontamination systems to meet user needs and >2000 installations around the world.

For more information on products and services offered by XEI Scientific, Inc., see

About EM Resolutions Limited

EM Resolutions was founded in 2012 to supply high quality TEM support films to laboratory consumables companies in the UK. Since then, they have grown to distribute a range of EM consumables and accessories directly to end users and a growing network of distributors worldwide.

EM Resolutions' many years' of experience in the microscopy industry enable them to manufacture & supply the quality of products and solutions that their customers expect. They often develop customised solutions for particular applications along with a prompt and professional service.

In 2014 the company expanded into a larger laboratory facility near Cambridge to accommodate the growing demand for their products. The EM Resolutions' laboratory is equipped with various vacuum coating units specially adapted for manufacturing support films and calibration standards. With in-house SEM, TEM and Light microscopes, all manufactured products are checked to the highest standards.


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