residential dust-wipe for legal sampling to determine contamination

Best Practices for Collecting Flawless Field Samples for Court Cases

A little under a year ago, Chemistry Matters provided an all-day legal sampling seminar on best practices, requirements and techniques for legal sampling.   This was one of our many favorite events in 2016. Attendees found the event highly informative, so we’ve decided to share some of the event’s major…
Surface casing vent gas sampling for gas migration and stray gas identification

What is Forensic Chemistry Consulting, Anyway?

I am always fascinated with the use of the latest analytical chemistry techniques in solving unique environmental, geochemical, and arson cases and projects. My interest in these techniques coincides with this also being the ‘golden age’ of analytical chemistry. Analytical chemistry has recently developed so extensively that we are now…