Catalytic microreactor expands the capabilities of Gas Chromatographs (GC) with Flame Ionization Detectors (FID).

Eden Prairie, MN, October 11, 2018 – Activated Research Company (ARC) is pleased to announce that the Polyarc system is now available from Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A). “Our customers are always looking for ways to improve the accuracy and speed of chemical analysis. Now, scientists can purchase our technology factory-installed on industry-leading Agilent GC systems, giving them easier access to fast and reliable data,” said Andrew Jones, CEO of ARC. “This is a great fit for ARC and our customers.”

About the Polyarc System
The Polyarc system is a breakthrough innovation that combines catalysis with chemical analysis to revolutionize 60-year-old GC/FID technology. The technology not only gives scientists time back in the lab by increasing throughput, but it can also help manufacturing sites catch errors that can mitigate millions of dollars in wasted raw material costs. This simple add-on device allows for minimal disruption of current analytical methods and is easy to install and maintain.

About Activated Research Company
Activated Research Company (ARC) is MAKING CHEMICAL ANALYSIS EASY™ while improving accuracy, saving time, and reducing costs in the laboratory. Our flagship product, the Polyarc System, is the world’s first and only Universal Carbon Detector for gas chromatography (GC). ARC products revolutionize the laboratory experience by serving customers in a variety of industries including: Manufacturing, Paints and Coatings, Flavor and Fragrance, Pharmaceuticals, Oil and Gas, Environmental, Academics, Forensics, and many others. We are excited to continue creating innovative solutions to simplify workflow and improve laboratory operations. Information about ARC can be found on the web at

About Agilent Technologies
Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) is a leader in life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. Information about Agilent can be found on the web at

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Rajvi Mehta

by Rajvi Mehta

Rajvi manages technical sales and marketing at ARC. She enjoys working with ARC's customers, partners, and distributors to ensure that ARC's products are the best fit for their applications. In her free time, Rajvi cheers for the University of Minnesota's Gopher football team and spends time with her husband, Eric, and dog, Sophie.

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