Radiation Safety News

Introducing the new Radhound Mini for contamination monitoring

15 November 2023

Lightweight and durable, the radiation monitor solves many of the common problems of traditional monitors such as weight, cost, and fragility

Developing the next generation of Liquid Scintillation Counters for super low-level analysis

27 September 2023

After identifying a unique fault due to local environmental conditions at Washington State Public Health Laboratories, Hidex redesigned the existing 600 SL

Advanced tritium analysis at nuclear power stations using the Hidex 300 SL

3 August 2023

Watts Bar NPP in Tennessee is validating the liquid scintillation counters to count gaseous and liquid samples in key systems

VIDEO: Ultra-low-level analysis is back with Hidex’s newest liquid scintillation counter

17 May 2023

The Hidex ULLA is the first ultra-low-level analyzer available since the 1220 QUANTULUS™. Watch the latest video to find out more

Detritiation and tritium analysis at UKAEA with Wilma

11 May 2023

LabLogic’s monitoring system for tritium in air is being used in the JET Decommissioning and Repurposing Project at H3AT

Radiation monitoring and environmental research using the Hidex 300 SL

23 February 2023

The liquid scintillation counter is being used at the University of the West of England in the School of Applied Sciences

Controlling liquid scintillation counters using external computers

5 January 2023

Hidex is the only manufacturer of liquid scintillation counters whose software is fully compatible with Windows 11, Microsoft’s latest major release

Controlling the 68Ge/68Ga elution rate in preparation for the use of 68Ga in PET/CT

12 October 2022

The Hidex AMG allows radionuclide purity of Gallium-68 from generators to be determined before injection using dedicated software. Learn more here

Superior sample combustion for soil and sediment with the Hidex 600 OX

8 August 2022

The Hidex’s catalytic combustion chamber allows 14-C or 3-H in organic material to be properly trapped and counted. Learn how here

Visual alpha/beta separation of Actinium-225 using LSC

21 July 2022

The Hidex 300 SL features a unique topographical 3D alpha/beta spectral separation algorithm that can be used to qualify and quantify alpha and beta emitters

NEW Video: Triple to Double Coincidence Ratio explained

1 June 2022

In our latest video, we explain what TDCR is, and how it improves the counting efficiencies of LSCs without the need for an internal radiation source

Hidex 600 SLe: the latest generation of liquid scintillation counters

23 March 2022

Hidex are excited to release the improved 600 SLe liquid scintillation counter with several improved key features

Supporting the development of radiopharmaceuticals for targeted alpha therapy

1 March 2022

Using the Hidex 600 SL at the University of Washington in Seattle

Using the Hidex AMG for GFR testing on blood samples

6 December 2021

The Nuclear Medicine Department at the James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough purchased a Hidex Automatic Gamma Counter earlier this year to undertake GFR testing on blood samples.

First UK install of the zenCELL owl at the University of Surrey

17 September 2021

The University of Surrey has seen the delivery of TWO zenCELL owls, click to read their feedback. 

Tritium in water testing with the Hidex 300 and 600 SL liquid scintillation counters

18 August 2021

The Hidex 300 SL and 600 SL liquid scintillation counters have a unique triple PMT detector system ideal for water testing, click to read more.

LabLogic win Manufacturer of the Year at the Made In Sheffield 2020 Awards

22 July 2021

We won our first Made In Sheffield Award at the ceremony last night, click to find out more and see pictures! 

Using the Hidex 600 SL at the new NNUF RADER laboratories

22 June 2021

Click to read about the new 600 SL installed at the new National Nuclear User Facility RADioactive waste Management and Environmental Remediation (NNUF RADER) laboratories. 

Wilma: The ideal solution for radionuclide detection in water

13 May 2021

Wilma is used at MIT and the UK National Physical Laboratory, click to read more.

New A/B standard for LSC developed for Hidex from Eckert & Ziegler

12 May 2021

Have confidence and use the same standard as the Hidex production and quality control team prior to shipment, click to read more.

ANNOUNCEMENT! LabLogic Group Rebranding

10 May 2021

It’s been a long lockdown… we’ve had a makeover! Click to read more about our new branding. 

The first commercially available gamma counter with sample identification

18 March 2021

The Hidex AMG gamma counter now has a sample QR reader, click to learn more.

Air, water, and swipe samples with the Hidex Triathler at Abraflex in Ontario, Canada

2 March 2021

Read our latest customer testimonial about the Hidex Triathler! 

No need to change SOPs with Hidex liquid scintillation counting TDCR technology

1 December 2020

Hidex TDCR technology means customers don't ned to change routines or SOPs, click to read more.

Flexible wipe testing with Hidex AMG templates

24 November 2020

The Hidex AMG offers straightforward wipe testing for users, click to find out more.

An updated COVID-19 message from our UK offices

6 November 2020

In line with the new government guidance, please see our updated message. 

Learn more about the Hidex Automatic Gamma Counter in a remote demo

19 August 2020

Learn more about the Hidex Automatic Gamma Counter in a remote demo, click here to arrange. 

Developing Novel Radiation Detectors for Oil-Well Logging with the University of Sheffield

8 June 2020

Developing novel radiation detectors for oil-well logging with the University of Sheffield. Read the full article. 

LabLogic and Southern Scientific named European Distributor of the Year 2019 by Tracerco

15 January 2020

LabLogic and Southern Scientific named European Distributor of the Year 2019 by Tracerco. Click to read the full article. 

Come along to our London Open Demonstration Day!

24 July 2019

Calling all cell culture researchers, microplate reader users, radiation researchers and more! We're hosting an Open Demonstration Day in Central London, register your interest now!

Wilma installed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

22 May 2019

Find out why the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has chosen Wilma for monitoring Tritium. 

Don't miss our NHS end of year offers

27 February 2019

Click to find out more about our special offers in line with the end of the NHS financial year.

How to control person radiation exposure in a cyclotron facility

19 February 2019

Find out how you can control radiation exposure in a cyclotron facility. Click here to read more

MikroWin makes wipe testing simple

8 November 2018

The Hidex 300 SL liquid scintillation counter operates on powerful MikroWin software, purpose-built with innovative features that will improve your workflow efficiency. You can copy/paste your Standing Operating Procedures, tables, and even floor plan images directly into the software, easily consolidating all of your data for a clear printout. Click here to learn more. 

The powerful gamma and neutron Arm-X area monitor

1 November 2018

Find out the latest information about the ARM-X area monitor, a powerful and flexible system for gamma and neutron measurements. With a large, 1,000 meter range between detector and instrument, the flexible Arm-X is the ideal solution to area monitoring., To find out more please click here. 

The New PED-ER with Extended Dose Rate Range

6 June 2018

Tracerco have added two new models to their award winning, popular range of personal electronic dosimeters. The PED-ER and PED-ER+ have an extended dose rate range of up to 1 Sv/h (100 R/h), providing you with accurate readings to extreme dose rates in the same compact design. Click to find out more. 

The French language version of our website is now available

5 February 2018

LabLogic have operated in France for many years, supplying instruments and software to the nuclear medicine and life science sectors. To enhance our customer's experience, we have recently launched a French language version of our website.

All aboard for TRTR 2017

7 September 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting at TRTR 2017 in San Diego from 17th to the 21st September.

See us at AURPO 2017

4 September 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting together with Southern Scientific at the AURPO Annual Conference in Hull from the 5th to 6th September 2017.

See us at the Health Physics Society 62nd Annual Meeting

30 June 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting on booth #311 at the forthcoming Health Physics Society 62nd Annual Meeting in Raleigh from the 10th - 12th July 2017.

On the road with Wilma

14 June 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting at the Radiological Effluents & Environmental Workshop in Indianapolis from the 27th to the 29th June 2017.

LabLogic launches a new initiative to support customers in France

10 May 2017

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Johnson, who will be providing technical and commercial support to our French distributor, ScienceTec.

Wilma set to take the stage at LSC 2017 in Copenhagen

25 April 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting at LSC 2017 in Copehagen from the 1st to 5th May 2017.

NCHPS 2017 Spring Meeting

28 February 2017

Lablogic will be exhibiting at the NCHPS Spring Meeting in Carolina Beach on the 2nd and 3rd March.

See us at the 62nd Annual RRMC in Honolulu, Hawaii

3 February 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting on booth #16 at the 62nd Annual Radiobioassay and Radiochemical Measurements Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii, from the 6th to 10th February 2017.

See us at the HPS 50th Midyear Meeting in Bethesda

18 January 2017

LabLogic will be exhibiting on booth #316 at the forthcoming Health Physics Society 50th Midyear Meeting in Bethesda from the 22nd - 25th January 2017.

Out of this world

12 December 2016

To the casual observer the angled lines of the Hidex 300 SL could be said to give it a slightly futuristic look. However, it was more than its space-age aesthetical appeal which attracted one of NASA’s key service providers to acquire one recently.

Wilma enjoys some well deserved publicity

7 November 2016

Wilma was the name that was on everyone's lips at the recent Nuclear Decommissioning Authority's Supply Chain event in Manchester.

See us at the NDA Supply Chain Event

2 November 2016

LabLogic will be exhibiting at the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) Supply Chain Event which is due to be held on the 3rd November at Event City, Manchester.

The Triathler – helping to maintain a clear line of sight

19 October 2016

The Hidex Triathler can be called upon to provide fast and reliable results for a whole host of applications. Although mainly used in the life science and environmental sectors, the instrument’s capabilities are also well suited for testing manufactured products.

The new PED+ from Tracerco

4 October 2016

This compact personal dosimeter from Tracerco has plenty of novel features, that make it more than just a standard EPD. For example:

Slimming down liquid scintillation

26 September 2016

Many research departments are facing the prospect of replacing an old generation of liquid scintillation counters. These counters have been bought in the heyday of open source work, where high throughputs were key. Now these large, cumbersome machines need to be replaced, and there is an opportunity to free up valuable lab space in the process.

LabLogic to exhibit at ICRM-LLRMT in Seattle

12 September 2016

LabLogic will be exhibiting at the ICRM-LLRMT 2016 in Seattle from the 26th to the 30th September.

Wilma shows its versatility

12 August 2016

LabLogic's versatile and innovative water monitoring system, Wilma, is finding its feet on an international scale following close collaborations between the company and network of distributors in recent months. The system combines novel sample acquisition and highly-sensitive liquid scintillation counting modules to determine the presence of radioactivity in small (ml) water samples.

Innovative Scintillation Counters, Gamma Counters and Radiation Monitors for all your counting needs

12 July 2016

 LabLogic will be exhibiting on booth #124 at the forthcoming Health Physics Society 61st Annual Meeting in Spokane from the 18th - 20th July 2016. 

All change at Harvard

2 April 2016

Harvard University, one of the most famous educational establishments in the world, recently took delivery of three Hidex 300 SL Liquid Scintillation Counters.

Taking liquid scintillation counting to a new level

3 February 2016

Designed to meet the needs of laboratories processing large quantities of samples, the new Hidex 600 SL is a high throughput automatic TDCR liquid scintillation counter which allows samples to be loaded and left queuing.

Hidex Triathler – The essential tool for RPA’s

30 November 2015

Compact, lightweight and easy to set up, Triathler is perfect for RPA’s tasked with undertaking wipe tests on the go. It provides fast and accurate results, counting all radioisotopes including Tritium, indeed it is suitable for just about any beta and gamma radiation application and accepts most types of vials and sample formats.

Providing the finishing touch to the MIDAS Centre

5 November 2015

The University of Sheffield recently acquired a Hidex 300 SL for its new state-of-the-art advanced nuclear materials research facility, the MIDAS Centre.

Triathler meets the needs of Bristol University

13 May 2015

Bristol University's Hidex Triathler, which was installed recently in their Interface Analysis Centre, is already proving its worth.

Testing the waters of the deep south

30 March 2015

During the course of the past twelve months, LabLogic have installed Hidex 300 SL Liquid Scintillation Counters at the St. Lucie Power Plant on Hutchinson Island in Florida, the Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant in Georgia and the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station in Arizona.

Free Radhound with every 300 SL

3 February 2015

As a one off promotion LabLogic are offering a free Radhound radiation monitor with every 300 SL ordered before April 2015.

Helping to preserve the aviation heritage of the United States

25 November 2014

The National Air and Space Museum – the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly which is part of the esteemed Smithsonian Institute - recently took delivery of a Hidex 300 SL Liquid Scintillation Counter to help them in their restoration work.

USEPA Publishes Report on LabLogic's 'Wilma' Water Monitor Evaluation

3 July 2014

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has published a public report on their operational experiences with LabLogic's 'Wilma' system. Wilma is a unique instrument and software package that has been designed specifically for monitoring and analysing radionuclide levels in water samples.

Success at the Yorkshire International Trade Awards

19 June 2014

Shortlisted in two categories at the recent Yorkshire International Trade Awards, LabLogic proudly lifted the trophy for Technology Provider and came close to scooping another award to go along with it.

The Tracerco PED receives some unexpected exposure

20 May 2014

The Tracerco PED is not usually seen as a ‘must-have’ accessory for anyone setting out on a fishing trip. However, for one famous angler it was the first and most important item to go in his tackle basket.

LabLogic shortlisted for two Yorkshire International Trade Awards

16 May 2014

LabLogic have been nominated in both the healthcare and technology categories for this year's Yorkshire International Trade Awards.

The perfect PED

7 March 2014

Research staff at Newcastle University recently reviewed their usage of the Tracerco T404 Personal Electronic Dosimeter. Much easier to use than traditional personal radiation monitors, this instrument is perfect for both radiation specialists and those who are not working with radiation every day. Intrinsically safe, robust and reliable, it is the ideal instrument for nuclear medicine and research environments.

Experience and Expertise – John Mather brings his own particular brand of it to LabLogic

29 January 2014

John Mather is no stranger to the world of PET pharmaceutical production. Indeed, in his new role with LabLogic he will be drawing on his extensive experience in this field to offer expert advice to customers operating within this expanding sector of the healthcare market.

Tracerco radiation monitors - a range of instruments to meet the challenge of monitoring large facilities

13 November 2013

The Tracerco range of monitors is proving extremely useful for RPO’s who are responsible for providing coverage of large sites with a range of differing requirements, such as academic institutions. LabLogic work closely with a number of universities throughout the UK providing radiation monitoring solutions and in many cases recommend the Tracerco range.

Providing reliable protection in the world of great art

30 October 2013

LabLogic recently supplied a Tracerco T406 X-ray Radiation Monitor to the Hamilton Kerr Institute, part of the University of Cambridge.

Wilma takes to the stage at ACE13

7 June 2013

LabLogic will be exhibiting for the first time at the AWWA's 132nd Annual Conference & Exposition, in Denver, Colorado from the 9th – 13th June 2013.

ISO 9001 is awarded to LabLogic, Inc.

12 April 2013

ISO 9001, the internationally recognised standard for the quality management of businesses has recently been awarded to LabLogic, Inc.

That winning feeling...

8 February 2013

It was a very successful evening for LabLogic at the recent Sheffield Chamber of Commerce Business Awards.

Count on LabLogic for great offers

19 November 2012

LabLogic has a range of end-of-year special offers for customers looking to source new instruments during the course of the next couple of months.

The new Hidex 300 SL Super Low Level Scintillation Counter is now available from LabLogic

26 June 2012

Scintillation counting is widely used with challenging low energy beta isotopes and difficult to measure alpha isotopes. Environmental samples, biofuel verification, micro dosing, these are just a few of the application examples where extremely low level activities need to be detected.

LabLogic now provides a new and effective Iodine Decontamination Gel

17 April 2012

Decontamination of Iodine radioisotopes is a notoriously difficult task. I-131 ablation treatment rooms are often cordoned off for many days after contamination causing a drastic loss of productivity.

Tracerco T401 contamination monitors are now available with additional predicted repsonse factors for medical isotopes

16 March 2012

Since LabLogic began distributing the Tracerco range of monitors, they have swiftly generated a great deal of interest for the product range in the medical and academic industries. The robustness of the range has been a key factor, being both drop proof and weather resistant. In addition their chemically resistant rubberized casings have proved to be very practical, making decontamination a simple process.

New Tracerco PED meets our customers' expectations

22 December 2011

The new Tracerco PED has proven to be greatly effective in improving the safety in Nuclear medicine departments after being trialled by Mount Vernon Hospital in Hertfordshire.

New agent in Korea for radiochromatography and nuclear medicine

8 December 2011

LabLogic Systems, the UK-based global specialist in software and hardware for radiochromatography and nuclear medicine, has increased its presence on the Pacific Rim by appointing a representative in Korea.

Portable counter can measure PET isotopes and detect radioactive contamination

29 November 2011

The Triathler portable single-well counter from LabLogic Systems, which offers liquid scintillation counting, gamma counting and detecting luminescence as standard, can be used for an even wider range of niche lab-based applications using appropriate optional accessories.

December offers have something special for everyone

23 November 2011

LabLogic Systems is completing 2011 with its customary string of end-of-year special offers for those buying in December.

LabLogic Systems acquires Southern Scientific

8 September 2011

Radiochromatography and nuclear medicine specialist LabLogic Systems has announced the acquisition of West Sussex-based Southern Scientific, which manufactures and supplies radiation measurement, detection and analytical systems for the nuclear industry, hospitals and research.

LabLogic products now available in Colombia

8 August 2011

The latest addition to LabLogic Systems' world-wide network of agents is Andina de Tecnologías, which is representing the company in Colombia.

Easy-to-use personal radiation dosimeter is keenly priced

27 July 2011

The TracercoT404 personal electronic radiation dosimeter, newly available to life science professionals from LabLogic Systems, is the easiest to read and operate on the market - and at half the price of others.

New catalogue has more radiation counting products than ever

19 July 2011

LabLogic Systems has expanded its range of consumables and safety products for counting radiation in the laboratory.

LabLogic strengthens distributor network

9 June 2011

Radiochromatography and nuclear medicine professionals in Spain, the Czech Republic and Singapore now have local access to software and instrumentation from LabLogic Systems following the appointment of new distributors.

Monitors show radio-nuclide Bq/cm2 measurements instantly

10 May 2011

Newly available from LabLogic Systems are radiation monitors offering an exceptional range of features tailored to the needs of the life sciences and nuclear medicine, and have recently been helping out with the contamination monitoring efforts over seas.


Buy LabLogic instruments before 2011 and save

23 November 2010

'End-of-year' offers across the LabLogic Systems range are helping customers to future-proof their instrumentation at a lower price - and beat the January VAT increase if they are in the UK.

LabLogic User Meeting 2010 - a successful and enjoyable event

12 November 2010

The 2010 User Meeting was well attended by a good variety of different customers from all over Europe, paving the way for lively discussions, very helpful suggestions and interactive training sessions.

IN/US Systems re-branded as LabLogic

25 August 2010

LabLogic is pleased to announce that IN/US Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the Beta-RAM radio detector, has changed its name to LabLogic Systems, Inc., bringing it into line with radio-chromatography software specialist LabLogic Systems Ltd.

Radiation counter gives immediate results at emergencies

24 August 2010

The Triathler portable radiation counter from LabLogic Systems gives accurate on-the-spot readings that could save lives in an emergency response situation.

New LabLogic office is well named

4 August 2010

LabLogic System's office in Bath has moved to a new and bigger location that provides an improved working environment, more room for instrument testing and scope for future expansion.

The 2010 LabLogic User Meeting is announced

28 April 2010

We are pleased to announce that the 2010 LabLogic User Meeting will take place on 19th & 20th October.

Radiation monitor will find x-ray leaks

15 April 2010

Radiation protection personnel who need to check the integrity of shielding around an x-ray generator can rely on the SD10 Rad Monitor from LabLogic Systems to detect even the smallest degree of leakage.

Radiation monitors assist building decommissioning

6 January 2010

Robust design, simple single-button operation and low cost are just a few of the reasons why the Radiological Services Team at the international environmental consultancy RPS Group uses radiation contamination monitors from LabLogic Systems.

Buy a counter, get a free radiation monitor

23 November 2009

Until the end of 2009, LabLogic Systems is offering a free Geiger Muller radiation contamination monitor complete with source calibration certificate with all orders for its Triathler portable LSC / luminometer / gamma counter.

Radiation monitors come with free replacement probe

17 November 2009

Anyone who buys four or more Rad Monitor radiation contamination monitors from LabLogic Systems before the end of 2009 will receive a replacement probe completely free of charge.

LabLogic Systems appoints representative in France

30 October 2009

Radiochromatography specialist LabLogic Systems has appointed Bernard Sellier to sell its software and instrumentation in France.

LabLogic donation just the job for Sheffield kids' charity

30 September 2009

Sheffield-based Amy’'s Retreat is the latest charity to benefit from an unusual Employee of The Month scheme operated by local drug research software and equipment company LabLogic Systems.

Radiation monitors have free source calibration certificates

23 July 2009

LabLogic Systems is making a money-saving offer on its Rad Monitor™ radiation contamination monitors.

University can depend on good-value" radiation monitor"

6 April 2009

Anyone with hands-on responsibility for radiation protection cannot function without a radiation monitor, so they need to be certain that it will perform reliably, day after day.

Offer includes three radiation monitors - and a spare

19 November 2008

If your lab staff need to use radiation contamination monitors, a new offer from LabLogic Systems will make sure they're all well-equipped - and have a vital spare to hand too.

LabLogic meeting customers online

22 September 2008

LabLogic Systems has introduced web conferencing as an additional means of maintaining dialogue with its customers.

LabLogic User Group celebrates 25 years

21 May 2008

UK-based nucleonic instrumentation and scientific software specialist LabLogic Systems this month celebrates the 25th anniversary of its first User Group meeting.

Radio-detection essentials available on-line

7 March 2008

LabLogic Systems complements its core offering of radiochemical detection software and instrumentation with an 'online store' of ancillaries demanded by its customers and proven in service.

Office News

9 August 2000

After over 20 years of leading the LabLogic team John Clapham has retired as Managing Director taking on the role of Chairman and Financial Director.

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