Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. presents latest EDXRF solutions at 2019 AWPA Meeting

Orlando, FL – May 6, 2019. Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. (ART) is pleased to announce its attendance at the 115th Annual Wood Protection Association (AWPA) Meeting. Founded in 1904, the AWPA is a non-profit organization that promotes standards for all facets of wood preservation, helping to ensure that treated wood products perform satisfactorily for their intended use.

The 2019 Meeting is taking place May 5-7, at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, Florida.

ART is presenting the current line of energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) instrumentation and wood treatment solutions from Rigaku. On display is the Rigaku NEX QC low-cost benchtop EDXRF analyzer, an AWPA standard A9 compliant analyzer that combines established functionality with exceptional versatility.

Optimized for routine determination of a variety of treatment formulations, the NEX QC system features an easy-to-use software interface in a robust package specifically designed for the wood preservation industry. The advanced technology employed in the NEX QC means that no customization of the instrument is required to accommodate different applications; it is suitable for analyses of a wide range of treatments, preservatives and pigments.

For online monitoring of treatment solutions, Rigaku offers the NEX OL Process Elemental Analyzer. The NEX OL analyzer enables real-time process elemental analysis for liquid stream applications.

More information about EDXRF / XRF analysis for Wood Treatment can be found at

For further information, contact:

Michael Nelson
Global Marketing Coordinator
Rigaku Global Marketing Group
9825 Spectrum Drive, Bldg. 4, Suite 475
Austin, Texas 78717 USA