HazMat and CBRN
Hazardous materials often pose a very real threat to first responders, who quickly and safely need to understand if it is safe to proceed and what kind of personal protection equipment is needed. Health and safety of the specialists is hard to achieve without knowing more about the nature of any chemical threats, often posed during stressful situations. Serstech provides Raman instruments that are small and light and easily fit in a pocket or a small bag. Serstech 100 Indicator and Serstech Arx start up quickly and can identify an unknown substance in a matter of seconds.
Large and Specialized Libraries
Serstech’s libraries are fully verified by our in-house chemists and contain CAS numbers and GHS symbols for all substances, which make the results of a measurement easy to understand and easy to act on, also for non-specialists. Based on the needs of your organization, you can create and share your own customized libraries and you can even include your SOP for each substance in your customized libraries.
Rugged and Durable Instruments
Both Serstech Arx and Serstech 100 Indicator are ruggedized and fullfil the tough requirements of military special forces and first responders. The instruments are compliant with MIL-STD-810G for vibration and chock and are IP67 rated. The instruments have been designed to be easy to decontaminate and the milled aluminium body makes them extremely tough, yet very light-weight.
Ease of Use and Screen Readability
Serstech’s instruments have been designed for quick, efficient and easy use. Serstech Arx in addition comes with the Quick Scan feature, which allows quick and precise identification with a single press of a button. The results are shown, including CAS number and GHS symbols, in a high-contrast screen that makes the information easy to read also in direct sunlight, in dark rooms and when visibility is limited visibility by smoke or mist.
Serstech Arx always looks for multiple components of a sample, since pure substances are rare in the field. By assuming that a sample is a mixture, valuable time is saved and the operator gets all relevant information by a single press of a button.