Complete assessment of the $5.5 billion environmental Instruments & Information segment including lab instruments, monitoring devices and software and environmental information systems.
Table of Contents
01.Instruments & Information Overview: Opportunity for instrument makers in emerging economies; EHS software matures, goes global too.pg 1-3
02.Features: Smart grids for electricity, water take off with big orders for smart meters; Uncertain economy makes EHS software’s cost savings and risk reductions a top priority;A heavy coat for the financial nuclear winter: greenhouse gas and the internet for tough times.pg 3-10
03.Profiles: Agilent touts advances in MS and GC technology for environmental in-lab applications; IHS makes major entry into environmental software market through three acquisitions in 2008; PerkinElmer realigns branding strategy to emphasize environment and human health; Sitehawk positions for advantage as globally harmonized system for chemical reporting unfolds; Waters Corp. draws from strong applications knowledge to bring LC and MS to environmental markets.pg 10-16
04.Q&As: Thermo Fisher enjoys solid business growth in environmental markets of emerging economies; 3E adapts to the changing world.pg 16-19