Latest Leak Stories

2013-03-04 23:01:25

A new whitepaper published by Dr. Dorian Dixon, a leading packaging expert at the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland has shown that VisionScan, which is a non-destructive seal and leak detection device for pharmaceutical blister packs developed by the engineering firm, Sepha Ltd, can identify 100% of defective pockets across a range of blister pack types. In contrast to traditional destructive, manual tests such as blue-dye, the VisionScan system uses state-of-the-art camera and...

2012-12-07 05:01:45

Every home has a water heater, which means every home has a unit that is going to fail eventually. A water damage restoration leader offers advice on minimizing the damage posed by water heaters during the upcoming holiday season. Cleveland OH (PRWEB) December 06, 2012 Restoration Local, one of the leading providers of water damage repair and restoration in the United States, is offering tips to property owners on how to prevent or minimize water damage caused by faulty or flooded out water...

2012-08-06 11:31:05

Leaky pipes are a common problem for the water industry: according to UK regulator, Ofwat, between 20 and 40 per cent of the UK's total water supply can be lost through damaged pipes. Developing more accurate ways of finding leaks would enable water companies to save revenue and reduce their environmental impact. The system invented at Sheffield tests pipes by transmitting a pressure wave along them that sends back a signal if it passes any unexpected features, such as a leak or a crack in...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.