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Industrial Test Systems, Inc. - ITS Inc.

1875 Langston Street, Rock Hill, SC, 29730, US

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Handheld Photometer communicates with smartphone/tablet.

August 7, 2015

Used to measure water quality in fresh and marine water settings, eXact iDip® 570 Smart Photometer™ integrates 2-way wireless communication with smartphone/tablet via Bluetooth® Smart (4.0). Multilingual app promotes lab accuracy while enabling upgrades, test parameter customization, mobile sharing, and data organization. Able to test 35+ water quality parameters through 4-step process, waterproof (IP67) unit automatically computes several values without any hand calculations. Read More

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Testing Kits measure craft brewer's water quality.

April 16, 2015

Using handheld eXact iDip® Smart Photometer System, Smart Brew™ Kit and Smart Brew Advanced™ Kit measure key parameters for making beer taste best, including calcium hardness, chloride, magnesium hardness, pH, sodium, sulfate, total alkalinity, and total hardness. Both integrate 2-way wireless communication with smartphone using multilingual app. Smart Brew Advanced™ kit additionally includes VisionPlus digital pH meter so brewers can monitor pH from start to finish. Read More

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Water Quality Tester detects toxic metals.

June 3, 2014

Designed to determine toxic metal levels in tap water, SenSafe® Water Metals Check Test Strip develops red in presence of toxic metals above 10 ppb in 2 minutes. Product can detect cadmium, cobalt, copper, lead, mercury, nickel, and zinc (+2 valence metals), confirming need for filtration or remediation of any water. Instructions and color chart are provided. Read More

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Handheld Photometer transfers water test data to smartphone.

May 15, 2014

Using Bluetooth® Smart wireless technology, eXact® iDip® wirelessly connects with iPhone®, iPad®, and iPod Touch® devices. Photometer uses 4-step Reagent Delivery Method to test water of pools, spas, and other water sources. User selects test, pushes button, and dips eXact® reagent strip into built-in 4 mL water sample cell for 20 seconds using gentle back and forth motion. Test data can be shared via email, and built-in GPS feature allows for retrieval of water locations. Read More

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Handheld Photometer utilizes Bluetooth® technology.

December 17, 2013

With Bluetooth® Smart wireless technology, eXact® iDip™ provides complete wireless connectivity between iPhone®, iPad®, or iPod Touch® and handheld photometer. Test data from pool, spa, and other water sources is stored by application and can be shared via email, while built-in GPS features allow for retrieval of water locations. iDIP4 Reagent Delivery Method provides smooth, precise reagent dispersion into samples without leaving suspended solids in sample vial. Read More

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Handheld Dual Wavelength Photometer tests water quality.

April 19, 2013

Using EZ-3™ Reagent Delivery Method, eXact® Micro 20 performs on-site testing for over 35 water quality parameters without lookup tables, drops, or color matching. Unit self calibrates and automatically selects optimal wavelength, either 525 or 638 nm, for each parameter. Test procedure only requires user to push button and dip eXact® Strip into built-in sample cell for 20 sec. Waterproof meter is compliant with USEPA levels for free/total chlorine and chlorine dioxide testing. Read More

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Handheld Digital Analyzer tests water poolside or in store.

April 27, 2012

Eliminating need for visual color matching, digital Pool Check®i tests 3 or 6 vital pool and spa water parameters using singular test strip. Meter displays results in 35 sec and uses same test strip technology practiced in medical field. While this digital test strip analyzer internally stores test results with time and date markers, same results can be downloaded and stored into computer for instant retrieval. Read More

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Handheld Radiation Meter enhances safety via sensitivity.

July 11, 2011

Suited for detecting environmental/industrial contamination, DX-2b detects gamma, beta, and X-rays. Its military-grade GM tube detects all gamma and beta isotopes released by nuclear power plants, such as iodide and cesium. Offering one-button operation to facilitate use by nontechnical persons, meter uses 200 Vdc, Geiger Müller tube detector and provides visual and audible warnings. This 3¼ x 6¾ x 1½ in. unit is powered by 9 V battery, which lasts 50 hr at normal background levels. Read More

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Handheld Radiation Meters indicate harmful exposure levels.

March 17, 2011

Powered by 9 V battery that lasts 50 hr at normal background levels, DX-1 and DX-2 detect gamma, beta, and X-ray radiation for Homeland Security as well as environmental and industrial contamination applications. Products use Geiger-Mueller tube detector and offer one-button operation. Warnings are provided via compressed-scale meter and audible clicks from internal speaker. Alarm triggers when radiation levels exceed 10 mR/hr, increasing in frequency in proportion to radiation level. Read More

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Handheld Photometer tests water quality parameters.

August 10, 2010

Offering laboratory results without guesswork of color matching, eXact® Micro 8 Advanced Photometer is suited for testing for iron (Fe+2/Fe+3), pH, ammonia, phosphate, sulfide, and cyanide in water. Transmission mode can be used to test additional 11 parameters, including hardness, chloride/salt, biguanide, and alkalinity. Along with built in cell and eXact® Strip reagent delivery system, waterproof (IP67) unit features automatic timer and 140 test memory. Read More

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Lead Paint Test Kit provides fast results.

May 25, 2010

Using ½ in. circular paint sample, Lead Paint Check startup kit indicates lead concentration. Sample, cut up in smaller pieces and homogenized in ACID-1 acid solution, is diluted with water and then added to built-in photocell of eXact® LEADQuick(TM) Photometer. Once sample is zeroed, 2 drops of Pb-2 Buffer are added, and eXact Strip Pb-3 is dipped in sample for 20 sec. After 1 min, photometer measures optical density as absorbance number, which indicates lead concentration in sample. Read More

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Photometer tests Lead, Mercury, and Cadmium levels in water.

May 17, 2010

Designed for field testing of potable water, eXact® LEADQuick(TM) Photometer detects 3-500 µ/L on site Lead levels in either water, soil, or paint with resolution of 1 µg/L and accuracy of ±3 µg/L. Mercury is detected at 10-600 µ/L with resolution of 1 µg/L and accuracy of ±6 µg/L, while Cadmium is detected at .01-.80 mg/L with .06 mg/L resolution. Suited for consumers and professionals, handheld photometer is waterproof and includes built-in sampling cell. Read More

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Peracetic Acid Test Strips are safe and easy to use.

April 30, 2010

Offered as field test to check water quality without reagent drops or bulky test kits, WaterWorks(TM) Peracetic Acid (No. 480065) test strips employ visual dip and read method that takes 32 sec. Users dip strip into sample for 2 sec, shake, and wait 10 sec for color development. Thereafter, strip must be matched to color blocks within 20 sec. Product has 3-year shelf life and does not require sample dilution. Detection levels are 0, 2, 5, 10, 20, 30, 40, 100 ppm. Read More

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Chlorine Photometer Kit facilitates water quality testing.

January 18, 2010

Designed for residential, commercial, and municipal testing of chlorine levels in water, eXact® Chlorine Photometer Kit includes photometer that directly tests free and total chlorine from 0.01-11.0 ppm. Photometer uses eXact® Micro reagent strip technology, eliminating need for powders, tablets, and liquids. Designed to meet 4500-CL-G requirement, waterproof meter has built-in sampling cell. Kit also includes Free and Total Chlorine strips, carry case, and batteries. Read More

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Water Quality Kit eliminates guessing and color matching.

July 24, 2009

Suited for aquarists, retailers, breeders, and wholesalers, eXact Micro 7+ Aquarium and Pond Water Test Kit (486691-AQ) helps ensure healthy environment for fish. It includes eXact Micro 7+ photometer and reagent strips that measure Ammonia, Nitrate, Bromine, pH, Total Alkalinity, Calcium Hardness, Copper, Chlorine, Ozone, Permanganate, and Transmission. In transmission mode, IP67 waterproof photometer reads additional 26 parameters. Handheld unit has built-in sampling cell. Read More

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Test Strips detect metal concentrations in drinking water.

February 23, 2009

SenSafe(TM) Water Metals Check test strips turn red in presence of cadmium, colbalt, copper, iron, lead, mercury, nickle, zinc, and other +2 valence metals. After 30 sec dip in water, levels of less than 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 400, and 1,000 ppb µg/L can be determined via color matching. Strips are packaged in bottles or foil packets labeled with detailed color chart and contain no chemicals or carcinogens. Read More

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Test Kit analyzes home drinking water.

January 6, 2009

Water Quality Test Kit is able to detect common contaminants found in drinking water. It includes tests for iron, copper, chloride, nitrate/nitrite nitrogen, total chlorine, total hardness, free chlorine, sulfate, pH, and bacteria. Included table lets users record results and compare them with USEPA recommended levels. No harsh chemicals are used and kit does not require extra equipment. Read More

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Test Kit screens lead levels in paint.

December 16, 2008

LeadQUICK(TM) Home Paint Kit (487924-V) provides visual test for determining compliance with EPA-recommended maximum level of lead (Pb) in paint (1 mg/cm²). Chemical reactions produce visible color change within 22 min if lead compounds, including lead chromate, are present. Using wedged paint chip that measures all paint layers for lead, kit detects lower levels - from 0.05 to 1.2 mg/cm² - within 13 min. Each kit includes 25 tests. Read More

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Handheld Radiation Meters detect beta, gamma, and x-rays.

December 9, 2008

With DX-1 meter, elevated radiation levels are indicated by beeps, beginning above 10 mR/hr, and decreasing in interval to become continuous above 20 mR/hr. Able to be recalibrated via backside adjustment screw, DX-2 compacts several ranges into one scale for measuring higher levels of radiation. Both devices feature single pushbutton for activation, LED indicator for battery, internal speaker, and compressed-scale meter. They support many applications. Read More

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Water Tester detects total coliforms and E. coli.

October 2, 2008

Compliant with USEPA, EZ Coliform Cult - MUG Test consists of sterilized, ready-to-use 120 mL bottle containing premeasured amount of growth media. To run test, user adds water sample, caps bottle, and then incubates at 35°C for 24 hr. If coliforms are present, liquid sample will change from yellow to blue-green in color. If E. coli is present, sample will glow bright blue fluorescent color when illuminated with UV light. Read More

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