Consumer and Environmental Safety
Meet any material identification challenge
For material inspection and identification, you can rely on Thermo Scientific™ handheld instruments to achieve worksite safety and internal quality control. While traditional, lab-based analysis can take weeks to deliver results, our handheld analyzers provide cost-effective, real-time screening solutions for a variety of consumer, environmental and industrial applications. Using the power of NIR spectroscopy, our analyzers offer positive identification of potentially hazardous materials in the field as well as accurate sorting of post-consumer and post-industrial goods.
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Reduce the risk of asbestos exposure with instant, on-the-spot screening
Identification and abatement of asbestos is a growing concern for environmental agencies, manufacturers and local communities around the globe. Inspectors need to quickly assess, qualify and report the presence of asbestos at demolition and renovation sites, as well as in manufactured goods, to reduce the risk of human exposure. Typical lab analysis can add time and expense to the identification process. The Thermo Scientific™ microPHAZIR™ AS Analyzer uses the power of near-infrared spectroscopy to accurately—and instantly—identify asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) on-site, where it matters most.
Streamline incoming inspection without compromising accuracy
Each year, tons of plastics and carpets are discarded, consuming enormous space in landfills across the country. Accurate sorting -- the critical first step for recycling -- and processing of these materials is complex and challenging. As plastic and carpet recycling efforts increase, so does the demand for effective screening technologies to properly identify and sort these materials to ensure they can safely be reused in consumer and environmentally-friendly finished products.
Carpet reclamation and plastic sorting facilities can rely on the Thermo Scientific™ microPHAZIR™ PC Analyzer to achieve high quality reprocessed material from post-industrial and post-consumer goods. The microPHAZIR PC handheld analyzer provides rapid screening and identification of plastics and carpet fibers anywhere on site to increase regular inspection rates and keep recycling programs on track.