NMR Technology in the Authentication and Identification of Hungarian Wines
Hungary produces wine of considerable value. The Hungarian Ministry of Agriculture was keen to protect the investment made by the country’s wine manufacturers and guarantee the value of the product. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) has been used in wine screening across Western Europe very successfully to authenticate and protect wines but this is the ﬁrst time the technology has been employed in Eastern Europe.
Air Quality MonitoringInfographic
The quality of the air we breathe is of concern to many, as are the negative impacts that pollutants can have on health in the short term and the lasting effects. Many of us have the potential to come into contact with air contaminants in our day to day lives, so it is vital that efficient monitoring measures are in place to keep us from harm.READ MORE
The Monster Lurking Beneath Our FeetInfographic
Increasing pressures of a growing population and changing toilet and kitchen habits are taking their toll on our sewer system. Currently it is estimated that drain clearance costs the UK £80 million a year. Now a supersized fatberg, estimated to be a record breaking 750 meters long, is being removed from under Central London and scientists are getting stuck in to reveal just what is clogging up our drains.READ MORE
How Europe Monitors Pesticide Residues In FoodInfographic
Crops that have been treated with pesticides may contain chemical residues. To ensure that pesticides are used correctly and their residues do not pose a risk to consumers, legal limits are set in EU legislation. This infographic describes how pesticide residues are monitored in Europe.READ MORE