Applied Rigaku Technologies presents latest EDXRF solutions at 2016 AWPA Meeting

San Juan, PR – April 29, 2015. Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. (ART) is pleased to announce its attendance at the 2016 American Wood Protection Association (AWPA) Meeting. The AWPA is a non-profit organization which promotes standards for all facets of wood preservation. The 112th Annual Meeting will take place May 1-3, 2016 at the Condado Plaza Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico USA.

ART will be presenting the current line of energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) instrumentation and wood treatment solutions from Rigaku. On display will be 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:

Robert Bartek, President
Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc.
tel: +1. 512-225-1796