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UCT preparing to open first international office and manufacturing site in Wexford, Ireland

UCT, Inc has seen tremendous growth internationally over the past decade.  As part of efforts to better serve its channel partners and customers, UCT began exploring opportunities to expand its physical presence internationally.  Later this summer UCT will be opening its...

Petrarch® silane used in the manufacture of a custom microchip used in the study of CNS axon growth

In a recent publication titled A microchip for quantitative analysis of CNS axon growth under localized biomolecular treatments, Journal of Neuroscience Methods,221, (2014) 166-174, (doi:10.1016/j.jneumeth.2013.09.018) tridecafluoro-1, 1, 2, 2- tetrahydrooctytrichlorosilane (T2492) from UCT Specialties, LLC was used to vapor coat cast molded poly(methylmethacrylate)...

World Health Organization highlights food safety

This year the World Health Organization (WHO) dedicated the World Health Day to highlight the importance of food safety. World Health Day is celebrated annually on April 7 to mark the 1948 founding of the WHO.   The theme was, “Food...

Clean Screen DAU Columns used in the analysis of ethylone related deaths

Researchers at the University of Florida, led by Dr. Bruce Goldberger, recently published an article in the Journal of Analytical Toxicology (DOI: 10.1093/jat/bkv053).  The paper investigates nine postmortem cases in which ethylone, a synthetic cathinone, was identified. The composition of...

UCT Receives ISO Certification

UCT has consistently produced high quality and reproducible organosilicon products.  That commitment was ensured through rigorous manufacturing and quality assurance programs.  Today we are pleased to announce that the system’s upon which our quality is based have been rewarded.  We...

CBS News report focuses on pesticide residues found in marijuana plants in the state of Colorado

CBS News recently reported that the state of Colorado is stepping up enforcement of testing and quarantining marijuana plants contaminated with banned pesticide materials.  You can click on the link to read the full article here: www.cbsnews.com/news/colorado-cracking-down-on-pot-pesticides/ Until now enforcement has...