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Latest New Product News from
Mettler-Toledo, Inc.

Test & Measuring Instruments

Weighing Terminal is designed for use in hazardous areas.

April 11, 2014

Compliant with ATEX, FMus+c, and IECEx standards, ICS466x performs safe and accurate weighing in potentially explosive classified hazardous areas of Zone 1 / 21, Division 1. Intrinsically safe terminal limits power output and prevents sparks or high temperatures in electrical circuit that can ignite surrounding atmosphere where flammable gas, dust, or fibers exist. Stainless steel housing is corrosion resistant, and operation menu affords flexible operation.
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Test & Measuring Instruments

Weighing Terminal promotes formulation consistency via software.

February 18, 2014

Supporting IND890form software, IND890 offers flexible, ergonomic weighing. Software offers advanced formulation control for flexible use in industrial applications and lets users monitor and control vertical or horizontal batch campaigns – respectively, those that add each ingredient in one mixing vessel or add each component to multiple vessels before moving to next component. IND890form switches over from one type to other without any room for user error. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Analytical Balance provides error-free process security.

October 10, 2013

Excellence Analytical Balances offer features that secure reliable weighing results and support QA demands for error-free processes and full traceability. While green StatusLight™ indicator gives users full visibility that all balance tests are up to date and ensures it is safe to start weighing, StaticDetect™ sensor technology provides reassurance that weighing results are not influenced by electrostatic charge. RFID read-write capabilities and graphical leveling guide are also standard. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Software

Process Weighing Software serves filling, blending applications.

July 31, 2013

Able to be added to any IND560 terminal with firmware revision 4.03 or higher, IND560fillplus performs data collection and retrieval automatically using technology that processes important information. Functionality also provides means to automatically combine multiple materials in single weigh-in cycle. As many as 25 formulas can be stored, retried, and rescaled, and each can have its own designated auxiliary output turned on/off based on weight or production time requirements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Heat Flow Calorimeter streamlines and accelerates optimization.

June 28, 2013

OptiMax HFCal reaction calorimeter facilitates characterization of process safety parameters – heat transfer, specific heat of reaction mass, isothermal and non-isothermal heat flow, enthalpy, and thermal conversion rates – at all reaction stages. Electrical heating and Peltier cooling systems control temperature control from -40 to 180°C without cryostat and ice-bath maintenance, and all experiment data is recorded automatically to foster traceable and reproducible processes. Read More

Software

Digital Signage Software helps generate impulse buys.

June 3, 2013

With web-based Fresh Look Promoter, users can create, manage, and distribute contents of digital signage campaigns. Visual merchandising and in-store advertising solution enables retailers to combine text with images and videos, and to program campaigns for distribution across store network at specific times or based on other criteria. Open interfaces and flexible player software ensure that campaigns can be run on virtually any screen – from wall-hung monitor to scale display or kiosk system. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Multichannel Pipettes combine ergonomics and performance.

May 20, 2013

Available in volumes up to 300 µL, manual Rainin Pipet-Lite XLS+ and electronic Rainin E4 XLS+ feature liquid ends and mechanical designs that minimize hand strain while ensuring channel-to-channel consistency. Pipetting/tip-ejection forces, combined with balance, reduce operator fatigue during 96-well plate work. Internal designs, surface area of lip seals, and materials minimize force requirements and drag, while cross-contamination concerns are addressed via reduced stiction. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Weigh Modules are designed for accuracy and safety.

April 15, 2013

Model SWB505 MultiMount™ incorporates SafeLock™, which protects load cell from accidental overload during shipment/installation and ensures proper mounting alignment. This feature also protects load cell against shock loads and keeps weigh module aligned during shipping/installation. Users may also install unit without load cell present and add it later. IP68, analog quality load cells are hermetically sealed and come in carbon steel, 304 stainless steel, and 316 stainless steel. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Industrial Scale offers fast, compliant tracking and tracing.

February 7, 2013

In addition to printing and labeling options, ICS685 offers secure data storage to help ensure compliance with manufacturing standards such as Odette, Galia, AIAG, and ISO16949. Predefined templates for printing can be used immediately, and operators can also define new templates to meet unique processing needs. Compatible with range of printers, Industrial Compact Scale (ISC) features embedded article database and transaction memory, alibi memory, and calibration log file. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Inline Particle Characterization Tool leverages FBRM technology.

February 6, 2013

Modifying focused beam reflectance technology (FBRM®) for use in settings where pneumatic motors are impractical, fully electric ParticleTrack™ E25 measures aqueous particle and droplet systems for chemical, food, consumer product, biotechnology, and mining industries. System does not require air/gas supply, allows real-time product quality optimization, promotes formulation stability, and enhances processing whether particle systems are observed in 2 or 20,000 L vessels, or pipeline flow. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Moisture Analyzers help manufacturers prevent food spoilage.

January 31, 2013

Combining advanced halogen technology with MonoBloc weighing cell, Excellence HS153 Moisture Analyzers achieve highly reproducible results. Hanging pan distances weighing cell from heat source to minimize negative thermal effects. Sample chamber is flat and sealed to enable cleaning in 30 seconds. To accelerate analysis, instruments feature OneClick™ GUI. Pass/Fail results are indicated by color-coded display, enhanced by real-time drying curves and integrated control charts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Thermogravimetric Analyzer measures large and small samples.

December 13, 2012

Facilitating characterization of plastics, elastomers, thermosets, and other materials, TGA 1 measures up to 50 million resolution points continuously down to 0.1 µg for 5 g sample weight. No weight range change is required when switching between small and large sample sizes, enabling successive measurement of various sample types. Other features include internal calibration ring weights built into micro and ultra-micro balances, modular design, and automation for 24/7 sample handling. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

FTIR Reaction Monitor offers reliable use without nitrogen.

November 21, 2012

Providing alternative to traditional MCT detectors in situations where liquid nitrogen is too costly or unsafe for routine use, ReactIR™ 15 Stirling Engine (SE) MCT model eliminates associated alignment, gas purge, and maintenance issues to accelerate and simplify setup. Size, weight, and design facilitate transfer from hood-to-hood or lab-to-lab, while range of sampling technology enables operators to begin experimentation immediately. Refilling of dewar is not required. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Industrial Scales are dust-, shock-, and draft-proof.

October 25, 2012

Using strain gauge or Monobloc® technology, Models ICS425, 435, 445, 465, 685, and ICS5 can be tailored to simple weighing and counting or complex computations, such as totalizing, totalizing to target, or over/under checkweighing and checkcounting. Units feature intuitive command menus and user-management profiles that allow language, rights, and key configuration settings. Embedded data storage with alibi and transaction memory allows smart export/import functionality by USB stick or Ethernet. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Process Chemistry Analyzer is ATEX-approved for global hazardous use.

May 21, 2012

Carrying all required safety certification for global use, ReactIR(TM) 45P HL allows reaction scale-up to be studied under actual process conditions. Instrument lets manufacturers maintain critical factors such as yield, product purity, operator safety, and compliance during scale-up of sensitive chemical processes. In-situ monitoring is used to study formation and consumption of starting materials, intermediates, and other species in reaction. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Electronic Pipettes include precision joystick.

August 16, 2011

Equipped with 16-bit color screen, E4 XLS Series can be programmed for almost any application, from setting up mixing protocols, such as serial dilutions, to volume sequencing, reverse pipetting, and titrate. True Manual mode enables precise, real-time control over aspiration and dispense speed. Pipettes are available as single-channel, multi-channel with 8 or 12 channels, and 6- or 8-channel adjustable spacer models, all with LTS LiteTouch System, which minimizes force required for tip ejection. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Microcentrifuge Tubes hasten work, reduce contamination risk.

July 21, 2011

Via extended hinge projection that lets tube to be held, opened, and closed with one hand, FlipTube(TM) helps life scientists work faster while simultaneously reducing sample cross-contamination risk. RNase- and DNase-free product, manufactured in clean-room conditions from virgin polypropylene, is autoclavable at 121°C and can be stored at temperatures as low as -80°C without compromising tube seal integrity. Max volume is 1.5 ml, and graduated lines mark every 0.5 ml of volume. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Weighing PC provides touchscreen interface.

July 11, 2011

Free of edges that could trap moisture and product matter, IND890 allows operators to obtain complex, multi-step weigh results via touchscreen interface. Self-explanatory icons and optimized operator guidance promote usability, and software can be customized to desired application. Along with ergonomic design and programmable softkeys, system offers ability to simultaneously display of up to 4 scales plus sum for comparison and subsequent correction of amounts and values. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Balances include piece counting application.

June 2, 2011

Excellence XA balances support part weighing during coating processes and are also suited for counting applications. Model XA503 balances can be used as reference to determine individual weight of one component, while XA32001L units express weight as total number of parts on weighing pan. Piece counting application built-in to XA firmware accommodates reference weighing and statistics. Also, balances can be connected to PC, facilitating calculations on Excel spreadsheet. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Particle Measurement Instruments provide real-time analysis.

June 2, 2011

Tracking changes to particle size, shape, and count, FBRM-model G400 and G600 instruments enable laboratory users to understand and control particle and droplet distributions in real time. Digital signal processing provides accurate chord length distributions relative to inline and offline microscopy, while stuck particle correction also optimizes measurement accuracy. Portable, ergonomic units include interchangeable probes that can be used in vessels from less than 50 mL to over 20,000 L. Read More

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