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The effects on phytoplankton from UV treatment systems is an area of concern as some methods may run into problems when trying to accurately estimate cell counts after UV treatment.  A detailed study by Bradie et al in Journal of … Continue reading

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Turner Designs recently developed new data reporting software which ensures data integrity as requested by Saudi Aramco.  The new software writes Ballast-Check™ 2 results directly to a PDF report which cannot be altered.  Saudi Aramco is now able to ramp … Continue reading

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We now have a series of short videos that provide an overview of using the Ballast-Check 2 Handheld Fluorometer.  Videos include: What’s in the Box Setting ship and tank values Using the calibration check standard Measuring a sample – LOW … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Eric Moody who was awarded a travel stipend for his presentation “From Farms to Fish Pee: Agricultural Growth Alters the Stoichiometry of Nutrient Recycling by a Desert Fish” at the 2017 Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting featuring … Continue reading

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California State Lands Commission (CSLC) recently completed a validation exercise of three indicative sampling tools while developing their draft compliance assessment protocols. They evaluated the sampling tools with three different ballast water treatment systems – one UV system and two … Continue reading

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Early identification of Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) is key to mitigating their effects and protecting public health. Turner Designs’ CyanoFluor is a new handheld fluorometer equipped with optics for detecting chlorophyll (CHL) and phycocyanin (PC) responses from natural water samples. … Continue reading

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Learn how one of our donation recipients used the AquaFluor Handheld Fluorometer, configured with optical brighteners and fluorescein optics, to identify sources of sewage from human activity. >>Read the report Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on … Continue reading

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Turner Designs is very excited to announce FluoroSense – the smallest, easiest to use handheld fluorometer for measuring in vivo chlorophyll.  The simple two-button keypad enables users to quickly power on the instrument and take a reading to estimate chlorophyll in … Continue reading

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Triton Marine Science & Consult recently employed the Ballast-Check 2 Handheld PAM Fluorometer while performing testing of an ultrasound treatment system.  Triton found the Ballast-Check 2 to be accurate as well as easy to use.  >>Read the report here Blog … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Steve Johnson from Wepawaug River Watershed Alliance who was awarded an AquaFluor Handheld Fluorometer/Turbidimeter via our Donation Program.  We recently changed our donation program to allow more customers with budgetary constraints to use our instruments for their research.  … Continue reading

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