Announcing New Spill Stik pH Strips

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pH Paper Manufacturer Micro Essential Laboratory Announces New Spill Stik™ pH Strips

Leader in pH test papers, sanitizer test papers, pH buffer standards, and sanitizer papers.

Micro Essential Laboratory, Inc., a leading manufactureer of hydrion® and phydrion® brand pH test papers, sanitizer test papers, and pH buffer standards, announced the launch of its new Spill Stik pH strips, designed to help quickly and safely assess the risk of chemical spills. The 0 - 13 range pH strips measure 1' x 6" making them safe and easy to use even if wearing protective gloves.


Founded in 1934, Micro Essential is one of the leading suppliers of educational, industrial, medical, and personal pH test products. Micro Essential laboratory , Inc. has custom manufactured pH paper for Fortune 500 companies such as, Eli Lilly & Co., 3M, Bristol Myers Squibb, and Proctor & Gamble.


The company's products are so highly regarded that its pHydrion test papers are used by the US Navy, the FDA, and laboratories around the world. Custom calibrated color charts for each batch of test paper ensures unsurpassed accuray with every use.


"Customer satisfaction has been the guiding principal of our company since its inception," said Mark Florin, Managing Partner. "This means listening to our customers and developing products that meet their needs. The Spill Stik product to help safely measure the pH of chemical spills. The long strips both allow the user to keep a safe distance from the liquid being tested and are easy to handle with a floved hand."


Micro Essential Laboratory, Inc. remains family owned and operated, with brothers Mark and Joel Florin taking over day-to-day operations in 1989. All products are proudly made in the U.S.A.