December 2005: Volume 47, Number 12
Shimadzu Scientific Industry, Inc. has received R&D Magazines 2005 R&D 100 Award for its new hybrid Ion Trap-Time-Of-Flight instrument. Named a Breakthrough Technology in the Analytical Instruments Category, the Shimadzu LCMS-IT-TOF employs more than a dozen pending product technology patents.
AquaCell Technologies, Inc. announces that its Aquacell Water, Inc. subsidiary has received its first order for its arsenic removal system for a municipal water supplier.
Ecovation, Inc. has entered into an exclusive license agreement tie Biotim N.V. to sell the companys anaerobic treatment technologies in North America. Ecovation also recently broke ground on a new waste stream pretreatment and renewable energy facility in North Lawrence, N.Y. in partnership with CoolBrands Dairy, Inc.
WS Packaging Group has purchased the assets of Ampersand Label, Inc. of Garden Grove, Calif. Ampersand will be known as WS Packaging GroupAmpersand Label.
Pure1 Systems, the developer of the Everful" self-filling bottle for purified water dispensing, has selected Livendco, Inc., of Pensacola, Fla., as the exclusive dealer for its products in Alabama and Florida.
The U.S. EPA is distributing flyers on potential health and environmental issues to the impacted areas of the recent hurricanes. The flyers, which include basic information on water quality safety, direct concerned residents to local water treatment professionals for assistance.
NSF International has expanded its laboratory testing services in Taiwan with the assistance of a nonprofit Taiwan-based technical service institute, the Plastics Industry Development Center.
Parker Hannifin Corporation has acquired TexLoc Ltd. and its medical division, TexMed. The financial details of the of the acquisition were not disclosed.
Tomlinson Industries has purchased the assets of C&K Manufacturing & Sales Co., LLC. C&Ks capabilities, which will fit into Tomlinsons range of commercial foodservice equipment and supply items, will be called C&K Products Division of Tomlinson Industries.
William R. Pearson II has received the Ray Baum Memorial Water Technologist of the Year Award from the Association of Water Technologies. He is director of sales, consulting and technical services at Southeastern Laboratories, Inc. The award recognizes exemplary service to the AWT membership and outstanding contributions to the industry.
After 25 yrs in Sarasota, Florida, Ozone Pure Water Inc. has moved to Kerrville, Texas. Their new location is 134 Cummings Ln. Kerrville, TX. 78028-4963. Being in Texas gives us a central location to better serve all our customers, for whom we are always grateful, said President Roger Nathanson.