16th May 2023
This month, we’re celebrating 40 years since Palintest joined Halma plc, a global group of life-saving technology companies. And that anniversary has given us time to look at where we have come from… and where we’re going. From 19th century enterprise to 20th century ingenuity and 21st century innovation, here is our story.
17th April 2023
Palintest’s brand-new Pooltester features a stylish, vibrant new design, but one of the standout features is that the entire case is made from 100% recycled PET. The use of 100% recycled plastics in the case is a great benefit to both retailers and end-users with strict sustainability goals, and Palintest aim to consider sustainability as a top priority in all new product development going forward.
12th April 2023
Harmful levels of arsenic in drinking water can now be detected more rapidly and easily, thanks to our brand new Kemio arsenic sensors.
31st March 2023
Large-scale operators across the pool and spa sector face numerous challenges when managing water testing operations. Operators need to have confidence in the accuracy of their data, and they need quick access to it, in order to be able to make informed decisions on the safety of their swimming pools and spas. Palintest provides a solution which integrates instruments, software and technical support that can help large-scale pool and spa operators to address many of the challenges they face in water testing and managing testing data.
28th March 2023
With a sophisticated new design using 100% Post-Consumer Recycled plastics, Palintest’s brand new Pooltester offers the same ease-of-use as always but now with new and improved design features ensuring sustainability is one of our top priorities.
6th March 2023
Palintest exists with a simple but crucial purpose; to safeguard water for everyone, every day. It is this purpose that guides us in all we do. After an extensive review and realignment to this purpose, Palintest has decided to withdraw our soil testing range of products from the market. Our Soil Test range has enjoyed many years of success and we are proud of the positive impact it has had on agricultural communities globally. However, in order to focus on our core water analysis technologies, our Soil Test range will be retired.
23rd February 2023
Lead exposure, through the contamination of drinking water, can have major health implications. It is vital that municipal authorities can employ accurate testing methods to identify sources of lead contamination. Multiple techniques including Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) and Anodic Stripping Voltammetry (ASV) can be used to detect lead in water – in this article we review these methods in more detail.
8th February 2023
The human body needs small quantities of copper to function. But as well as being a nutrient, copper can also be harmful if consumed in large quantities. Palintest’s patented single use copper sensor, which can be used in our Kemio™ product range, can allow water utilities organisations to easily carry out testing for copper in-situ at consumers’ taps.
1st February 2023
Only Palintest reagents should be used with Palintest photometers. We can only guarantee the results obtained from Palintest products will be within our stated accuracy ranges if the testing is carried out using Palintest reagents. Read this article to find out more about why this is case.