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Cobalt's Resolve Handheld Raman System Features in Latest Edition of Fire & Rescue Magazine

Resolve's ability to ID unknown chemicals through coloured and opaque containers features in the latest edition of Fire & Rescue Magazine. The article details how Resolve improves the safety and efficiency of hazmat response, as accurate ID of materials is possible while keeping any potential hazard contained. This offers a number of clear benefits, including eliminating the risk of releasing an unknown material through taking a sample, which helps keep the operator and the public safer and reduces any potential environmental impact due to spillage. The full article is available ...


HRH The Duke of Gloucester Visits Cobalt Light Systems

Cobalt Light Systems yesterday welcomed HRH The Duke of Gloucester to its headquarters near Abingdon in Oxfordshire. During a tour of the company The Duke was introduced to production and R&D staff, and received some hands-on experience with Cobalt’s award-winning Raman spectroscopy products. The visit comes two years after Cobalt won the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise - International Trade, for dramatic growth in export sales. Since receiving the award Cobalt has continued to exhibit strong growth in both domestic and export markets, with successful products de...


Diessechem and Cobalt Host TRS100 & RapID Pharmaceutical Seminar in Rome

Cobalt’s Italian partner, Diessechem s.r.l., hosted more than 30 attendees at a pharmaceutical seminar in Pomezia, near Rome, on the 29th of March. The seminar - the first of its kind in Italy - focused on Cobalt’s TRS100 and RapID systems, with technical presentations, live demonstrations and hands-on activities throughout the day. The programme was chaired by Diessechem’s Sales Manager, Gabriele Moretti. Alessio de Minicis gave an introduction to Cobalt’s technologies and this was followed by in-depth technical talks on transmission Raman spectroscopy (TRS) from...


Multi-National Pharma Company Reduces Raw Materials QC Costs by 90% with Through-Container ID Testing

A recent case study from Astellas Pharma Tech Co. Ltd., Japan, describes how Cobalt’s RapID verifies the ID of raw materials through unopened paper and polyethylene sacks. Without the need to...


US FDA Purchases Transmission Raman for Quantitative Analysis of Tablets and Capsules

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has purchased Cobalt’s TRS100 transmission Raman instrument for use by the Division of Pharmaceutical Analysis (DPA). Transmission Ra...