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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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Applications

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.