Arsenic Quick Test 0-500ppb (100 Tests)
£187.99 Inc VAT (£156.66 Ex VAT)
This Arsenic water test is designed to give the user accurate results without sacrificing cost and time. Designed using cutting-edge chemistry it reports results in only 12 minutes. Additionally, there are no dangerous chemicals needed to run this kit to test water quality. With only one simple test procedure (using 3 reagents), Arsenic Quick is ideal for any lab testing water quality, water testing professional, or service technician who values accurate, rapid results without sacrificing cost. Quick Arsenic tests were developed with considerations for safety, sensitivity, ease-of-use and speed.
- Results in only 12 minutes
- Reagents are clearly labeled and colour-coded
- A colourimetric test strip is used to take the guesswork out of accurate arsenic measurement
- Includes an easy-read colour chart, which makes matching simple
- All reagents are in powder form and have been carefully selected to minimize the hazards associated with conventional arsenic testing
- Includes all components needed to accurately detect and measure arsenic
Suitable for: water, including water from tap, well, pond, stream, lake, river; can also be used for soil & wood analysis (please see detailed instructions for method and sample preparation)
How to Use:
- Mix water sample in the supplied reaction vessel with reagent #1 (tartaric acid with rate enhancers). This will acidify your water sample. Add reagent #2, an oxidiser, to remove hydrogen sulfide interference. Finally, add reagent #3, zinc powder. Inorganic arsenic compounds (As+3 and As+5) are reduced to arsine gas. A test strip is used to measure the arsine gas concentration in the water sample.
- As arsine gas is generated and comes in contact with the test strip, the Mercuric bromide indicator on the test strip changes in colour from white to shades of yellow or brown. Once the reaction is completed, the test strip is removed and matched to a calibrated colour chart to obtain a quantitative measure of arsenic in the tested sample.
- For more detailed instructions, please refer to test procedure enclosed in pack.
Contains: 100 tests
- MSDS and detailed instructions included
- All components are supplied in the kit except for a timer and thermometer
- 0, 5, 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 80, 100, 150, 200, 250, 300, 400, 500, >500 ppb (μg/l)
- 0, 0.005, 0.01, 0.02, 0.03, 0.04, 0.05, 0.06, 0.08, 0.1, 0.15, 0.2, 0.25, 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, >0.5 ppm (mg/l)
Total Test Time: 12 minutes
Detects soluble inorganic Arsenic As+3 and As+5.
Please note: Hydrogen and Arsine gases are generated during the test. Work in a well-ventilated area away from open flames and other sources of ignition. Review the Material Safety Data Sheet before handling any chemicals.
Please note: Store in a cool, dry (below 32°C) place and away from excess heat and direct sunlight. Keep away from children and pets. Avoid contact of test areas on strips with skin & eyes, do not ingest or expose to acids.
This is a screening test and can not be used to certify water as safe or unsafe for drinking. This test kit provides approximate results ONLY when used in strict accordance with instructions. SimplexHealth expressly disclaims any liability resulting from the use of this product, failure to follow instructions, or reliance of test results. Please keep out of reach of children and pets. Wash hands before and after use. The contents of the kit should not come in contact with food or consumables. Once the test has been completed, dispose of it responsibly.
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