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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, 2008/11/07 - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that it will host a series of seminars in the UK on the use of trace elemental analysis techniques in the environmental, food safety, clinical and petrochemical markets.
The three informative seminars will take place on November 18th (Hotel du Vin, Bristol, UK), November 19th (Coombe Abbey Hotel, Coventry) and November 20th (London Science Museum, London) 2008 and should be attended by anyone working in these fields who want a considered update of how the latest advances in technology can help them work more effectively. Attendance is free on a first-come-first-served basis and preregistration is recommended to secure a place. Please visit the website to register.
Hosted by representatives from Thermo Fisher, each full-day event will include a presentation on the use of trace elemental analysis instrumentation for environmental analysis and will allow ample opportunities for discussion with the experts. The topical sessions will cover key requirements for environmental analysis, strategies for minimizing the cost of analysis and future considerations for environmental monitoring.
Each event will also include a workshop on food safety that provides an introduction to the Thermo Scientific Food Safety initiative and addresses key requirements, legislation and future direction.
Entitled "Piecing it all together," the interactive seminars will offer advice and information to professionals in the environmental, food safety, clinical and petrochemical markets on which trace elemental analysis techniques they should consider implementing in their laboratories. Other event highlights include educational sessions for clinical and petrochemical/organics applications. A range of applications will be addressed including the role of AA in clinical laboratories, the benefits of using ICP-MS for routine assays in the clinical and petrochemical markets, as well as how laboratories can achieve enhanced performance in ICP on the latest instruments with EMT torch technology.
For further information on this series of free seminars and for registration details, please visit the website. For more information on Thermo Fisher Scientific products, please visit the website.
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About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With annual revenues of $10 billion, we have more than 30,000 employees and serve over 350,000 customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as environmental and industrial process control settings. Serving customers through two premier brands, Thermo Scientific and Fisher Scientific, we help solve analytical challenges from routine testing to complex research and discovery. Thermo Scientific offers customers a complete range of high-end analytical instruments as well as laboratory equipment, software, services, consumables and reagents to enable integrated laboratory workflow solutions. Fisher Scientific provides a complete portfolio of laboratory equipment, chemicals, supplies and services used in healthcare, scientific research, safety and education. Together, we offer the most convenient purchasing options to customers and continuously advance our technologies to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, enhance value for customers and fuel growth for shareholders and employees alike.
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