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Metrohm Young Chemist Award Winners Visit Herisau

In Metrohm’s jubilee year, excellent young scientists around the globe were invited to submit their research to their local Metrohm branch to compete for the Metrohm Young Chemist Award. The winners of the national competitions, some of whom have been presented on this blog (e.g., USA, Switzerland, Germany, France, China, and Slovakia), then entered a […]

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Metrohm Young Chemist Award France: Meet the Winners!

Mesdames et Messieurs, On September 21th, we at Metrohm France held the award ceremony for the Metrohm Young Chemist Award France (MYCAF) at the Pavillon Royal, a freshly renovated historical building in Paris. During the first six months of 2018, Metrohm France received 23 submissions for the award. Among them, 17 fulfilled all the required […]

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Free Metrohm Instruments for Education: Metrohm Nordic Finland

At the University of Helsinki Science Education Center, a unique project started 10 years ago: the ChemistryLab Gadolin. Here, groups of kindergartners and students of all ages whose schools don’t have the necessary equipment can get practical chemistry lessons to complement their curriculum. At the same time, the lab is used for research in science […]

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Check It Before You Wreck It

While it’s true that people have been making beer for thousands of years without special equipment, these days it has never been easier to brew your own. For those who don’t want to get their hands dirty, there are all-in-one machines available on the market which will brew beer almost as easy as making a […]

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Hefeweizen History

This month, Alyson has brewed an age-old beer style straight from Bavaria: «hefeweizen», a weissbier. This wheat beer is characterized by its hazy light golden color and unmistakable aromas of bananas and cloves. Back in 1516, this style was both extremely popular in Germany and yet technically forbidden to produce according to a strict German […]

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Cooking and Chemistry: A Mix for Success!

Today’s story is about Marcelo, who has been working at Metrohm since 2001 and is currently sales manager for the public sector at Metrohm Brasil. Graduated in Chemistry at the Federal University of São Carlos, he is married and has a little baby son born just six months ago, Pedro. Marcelo’s passion is cooking. CHEMISTRY […]

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