Volume 68, Number 1, 2014, page 21A – Guest Editorial
This year, Pittcon, the world’s largest annual conference and exhibition for laboratory science, will be held in the vibrant city of Chicago, a leading center for food manufacturing; biotech; pharma and medical manufacturing and primary research and development facilities. Pittcon 2014, March 2-6, at Mc-Cormick Place South, is the ultimate venue to evaluate products and services from leading companies, participate in educational, highly informative technical sessions, and engage with colleagues from all over the world—all in one place.
The global exposition begins on Monday, March 3, and will feature products and services from leading companies. Attendees will have the opportunity to evaluate consumable products such as glassware to sample preparation equipment to the most sophisticated and innovative pieces of equipment such as optical emission or fluorescence spectrometers and UV/VIS, FT-IR, and atomic absorption spectrophotometers.
This definitive array of the latest instrumentation used by spectroscopists will provide solutions to laboratory challenges in a wide variety of applications such as food & beverage, forensics, genomics, proteomics, pharmaceutical science, oil/ petroleum, environmental science, water/wastewater and materials—to name a few.