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Drought Troubles: Regulatory Plans Meet Judicial Pushback

Update (5/6/15): ———————————————- On Tuesday, May 5th, California’s state water board approved emergency drought regulations that aim to slash water use in urban areas by 25%. The measures call for cities and water agencies to reduce water usage by amounts … Continue reading

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Babcock Labs Scores 99.4% on PTs for January 2015

Babcock Laboratories, Inc. PT scores for January, 2015: The average score for all PT testing was 99.4%, verifying Babcock Labs’ analytical testing expertise and reaffirming Babcock Labs’ reputation as “The Standard of Excellence for Over 100 Years”.  Drinking water study:  Overall … Continue reading

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Preparing for FSMA Implementation: Babcock Labs Expands Food Testing Services

There are seven major Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules to be finalized by the end of 2015, according to the White House’s “Current Regulatory Plan and the Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions”. Among the seven are rules … Continue reading

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Babcock Edu.: IC Analyst Presents in Thermo Scientific Webinar

In November, Babcock Labs’ Ion Chromatography (IC) Analyst Donald Biedenkapp gave a webinar on the new EPA method 218.7 for hexavalent chromium (Cr6). The webinar was held on the 19th and hosted by Thermo Scientific in collaboration with C&EN. The … Continue reading

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