As chemical identification becomes more complex, the need for non-contact, non-destructive analysis is greater than ever. The Thermo Scientific™ FirstDefender™ RM Chemical Identification System enables hazmat, law enforcement, military and other first responders to obtain accurate identification of chemicals, explosives and hazardous materials in seconds, even through sealed translucent containers. The FirstDefender RM handheld analyzer includes a large, vivid display for ease of use in bulky protective gear and can be easily transported into a hazard zone.
Responder and community safety are critical when analyzing potentially hazardous materials. Military and civilian first responders need to quickly identify unknown solid and liquid chemicals down range including explosives, toxic industrial chemicals, chemical weapons, narcotics, precursors, white powders and more. The Thermo Scientific™ FirstDefender™ RMX Handheld Chemical Identification Analyzer can be used as a handheld instrument or integrated onto a tactical robot, providing more flexibility and increased safety in incident response situations that call for rapid, accurate chemical identification.
Don't wait for costly, time consuming lab-based analysis to find out if there are asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) in your demolition, renovation or repair project. Prevent asbestos exposure on site and identify asbestos substitution in products during incoming inspection with the Thermo Scientific™ microPHAZIR™ AS Asbestos Analyzer. The microPHAZIR AS analyzer is a powerful tool that enables in-field, rapid screening and identification of all six types of regulated asbestos fibers—chrysotile, crocidolite, anthophyllite, tremolite, actinolite and amosite—within seconds.
Eliminate dangerous counterfeit or substandard products from your supply chain. The Thermo Scientific™ TruScan™ GP Analyzer provides quick, easy to use raw material identification and finished product inspection to screen out counterfeit substances and reduce supply chain risk. Building on the proven capability of our flagship Thermo Scientific™ TruScan™ RM Analyzer, the TruScan GP Analyzer is designed to provide cost-effective material quality control to pharmaceutical manufacturers and chemical companies in emerging global markets.
Recycling of plastics, carpeting and other polymer materials is increasing as more of these products are being recovered, recycled and reused by consumers and recycling facilities. Post-industrial and post-consumer materials need to be accurately identified and sorted to achieve high quality reprocessed material. The Thermo Scientific™ microPHAZIR™ PC Analyzer for Plastic/Polymer Identification is an NIR spectroscopy tool that rapidly screens and identifies a variety of polymers, plastics and fiber types on-site to streamline inspection without compromising accuracy and quality.
Pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturers must ensure the quality of materials - from incoming raw material through finished product. The Thermo Scientific™ TruScan™ RM Handheld Raman Analyzer delivers reliable material identity verification through sealed packaging in seconds, right at the point-of-need. With the optional Thermo Scientific™ TruTools™ embedded chemometrics package
, users can build advanced, customized qualitative and quantitative methods for complex material analysis problems.
Identify a broad range of unknown chemicals and explosives in the field quickly, safely, and confidently using FTIR and Raman spectroscopy in a single instrument. The Thermo Scientific™ Gemini™ Analyzer is the first to integrate these complementary and confirmatory chemical identification techniques in a rugged, lightweight, handheld solution. Available with the HazMasterG3™ decision support system from Alluviam LLC, Gemini gives military personnel, bomb technicians, hazmat teams and first responders significant tactical advantage, helping them minimize time on target and confidently make life-saving decisions.
Take the power of NIR spectroscopy out of the laboratory and into the warehouse. Pharmaceutical analysis for raw material identification is a critical step in quality assurance that has tremendous impact on customer safety and speed and cost of production. With the Thermo Scientific™ microPHAZIR™ RX Analyzer, pharmaceutical manufacturers can obtain reliable material identity verification on-site within seconds.The microPHAZIR RX Analyzer provides a portable NIR tool to meet regulatory requirements, improve product quality, cut manufacturing costs and reduce supply chain risk.
Identification is a critical challenge in the evaluation and mitigation of potential chemical threats. With Thermo Scientific™ TruDefender™ FT and TruDefender FTi handheld analyzers, hazmat teams, law enforcement, military and other first responders can rapidly identify unknown chemicals, explosives, and other hazardous materials directly in the hazard zone, protecting themselves and increasing public safety. The TruDefender FTi adds to this core functionality by providing a direct link to incident command or reachback support through embedded mobile phone technology.
This product has been discontinued (effective April 6, 2017). Service and support will be available until April 30, 2022. Beyond this time frame, replacement parts, accessories and service will be provided on a best effort basis.
The global drug problem is increasing, with trafficking of methamphetamines, heroin, and emerging threats like fentanyl, and carfentanil, impacting communities worldwide. Law enforcement officials need to quickly identify suspected narcotics in the field to help keep drugs, and drug dealers, off the streets. Now with the expanded v1.9 library, the Thermo Scientific™ TruNarc™ Handheld Narcotics Analyzer enables officers, customs, border control, and other personnel to scan more than 498 suspected controlled substances in a single, definitive test.
When faced with an unknown chemical threat, every second counts. Quickly identify explosives or hazardous materials with Thermo Scientific™ TruDefender™ handheld analyzers. TruDefender FTX and FTXi instruments harness the power of FTIR spectroscopy to provide fast, actionable data to mitigate potential threats and protect hazmat teams and the community. TruDefender analyzers have a self-contained anvil sampling head for easy sampling of solid and liquid chemicals in the field. The TruDefender FTXi model features embedded mobile phone technology to link directly to incident command or reachback support.
Accurate material identity verification requires thorough method validation. The Thermo Scientific™ Virtual TruScan™ RM (VTR) App applies a cloud-based TruScan RM algorithm to validate methods using virtual samples rendering the need for physical samples and in-hand instrumentation in support of method validation obsolete.