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Sensor Provides Immediate Detection of Lead

Posted December 21, 2016 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

The technology, a handheld device used for one-time testing of lead in tap water, can also be integrated into water meters and purifiers with the goal of continuous monitoring. In addition to lead, the technology can be adapted to test for other chemical signatures, such as mercury, arsenic, and E. coli bacteria.


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12/21/2016 8:01 AM

I am confused that they say "one-time testing" and "continuous monitoring" in the same sentence.

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12/21/2016 11:39 PM

Continuous monitoring is business speak for continuous buying.

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Re: Sensor Provides Immediate Detection of Lead

12/22/2016 2:05 PM

Ah, I see, the cheap printer expensive ink business paradigm.

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