News - 23 Aug 2007
Research supported by the University of Florida helped prompt the treated wood industry to abandon a once common but potentially harmful wood preservative from lumber in residential construction. New...
Article - 6 Jul 2013
Arsenic is chemically very similar to phosphorus, and it rapidly oxidizes to arsenic oxide when heated. It is usually added to lead along with tin, tellurium, silver or bismuth to provide resistance...
Article - 9 Apr 2013
Arsenic trisulfide is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula As2S3. It occurs in a bright yellow mineral named as orpiment and a red-orange mineral called as realgar.
Article - 17 Nov 2012
Master alloys are semi-finished products that control oxygen in an alloy and stabilize metals that usually oxidize in the atmosphere.
Article - 3 Nov 2021
Learn more about the analysis of copper-gold ore with the Avio 220 Max ICP-OES.
News - 21 Feb 2019
A frosty mug of beer or ruby-red glass of wine just wouldn't be the same if the liquid was murky or gritty. That's why producers of alcoholic beverages usually filter them. But in a study...
News - 28 Aug 2003
A group of researchers at La Trobe University in Australia have isolated 13 rare species of bacteria capable of neutralising toxic arsenic-based wastes.
They have successfully isolated the bacteria...
Article - 16 Nov 2020
This article is the second article of a four-part series detailing how trace metal analysis can be performed with solid-state electrodes.
News - 10 Nov 2007
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have used a uniquely-constructed perforated diamond cell to investigate oxide glass structures at high pressures in...
This video demonstrates how the Innov-X portable handheld x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer can be used to analyze wood-based materials in the field, eliminating the need for costly and timely...