Source Molecular Attends 12th CASQA Conference

Source Molecular Corporation once again makes an appearance at the annual conference hosted by the California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA). The 12th conference was held on September 12 to 14, 2016, at Paradise Point in San Diego with the theme “Stormwater Evolution: Source to Resource”. Source Molecular’s Grace Anderson joined more than 1,000 professionals in [...]

Digital PCR Is Best for Ambient Water Monitoring

Scientists from the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project Authority (SCCWRP) outlined the advantages of digital polymerase chain reaction (dPCR) over real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) at a conference hosted by the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Science and Technology early this year in Louisiana. Real-time qPCR is increasingly being used for ambient water monitoring, but [...]

Source Molecular Completes Pre-Assessment for ISO 17025

Source Molecular Corporation is now a step closer to becoming the world’s only  ISO 17025-accredited microbial source tracking (MST) laboratory.-endpar- Source Molecular recently completed its pre-assessment with The American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA), an accreditation body for obtaining ISO 17025 accreditation.  A2LA, which will conduct the assessment, is the largest and most experienced multi-disciplinary [...]

Source Molecular Featured in Canadian Charity’s 2014 MST Study

Source Molecular Corporation’s participation in a microbial source tracking (MST) project in Ontario, Canada, was mentioned in a publication released early this year by Georgian Bay Forever, a charity dedicated to scientific research and public education on Georgian Bay’s aquatic ecosystem.-endpar- The publication, featured on its website GeorgianBayForever.org, is entitled “Modifications and Findings of the Township [...]

Source Molecular Presents at Chesapeake Stormwater Seminar

Source Molecular Corporation was one of the presenters at the recent stormwater seminar organized by the Chesapeake Water Environment Association with the theme, “Beyond Nutrients: Case Studies and Tools for Addressing TMDLs.”-endpar- Mauricio Larenas, Source Molecular’s chief operating officer, gave a talk on “Evidence-based Guidelines for Microbial Source Tracking Projects” at the seminar held June [...]

Source Molecular Updates CA Beach Managers on MST Developments

Source Molecular Corporation’s Mauricio Larenas met beach managers from northern California last week and gave them an update on the California Source Identification Manual and provided a couple of examples of lessons learned.-endpar- Members of the Central/Northern California Ocean and Bay Water Quality Monitoring Group met on May 12th at the Oakland Shoreline Center from [...]

Source Molecular Cited in Florida Stormwater Group’s Webinar

Source Molecular Corporation was mentioned in a webinar presentation on “Finding Sources of Fecal Coliform Bacteria in Stormwater Runoff” by Dr. David Tomasko, Principal Associate and Senior Scientist at Environmental Science Associates.-endpar- Dr. Tomasko was the guest speaker of the one-hour webinar hosted by the Florida Stormwater Association and sponsored by Applied Sciences Consulting on [...]

Source Molecular Attends 10th National Monitoring Conference

Source Molecular Corporation participated in the 10th National Monitoring Conference held May 2-6, 2016, in Tampa, Florida. The National Water Quality Monitoring Council planned and organized the biennial conference. The North American Lake Management Society co-sponsored and facilitated the event. Source Molecular had previously attended the 9th National Monitoring Conference held in Cincinnati, Ohio in 2014. [...]

Source Molecular Presents At 2016 Recreational Waters Conference

Source Molecular Corporation joined the 2016 Recreational Waters Conference hosted by the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Science and Technology from April 12 to 15, at the JW Marriott in New Orleans, Louisiana.-endpar- Mauricio Larenas of Source Molecular presented a poster entitled, “National View of Water Quality Outcomes Achieved Using EPA’s Patented MST Technology.” Source [...]

Webinar Series on Pathogens in Urban Stormwater Systems Starts May 4

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Continuing Education and ASCE’s Environmental Water Resource Institute (EWRI) will host a four-part webinar series that will be based on the recent ASCE report, Pathogens in Urban Stormwater Systems.-endpar- Source Molecular Corporation was one of the microbial source tracking (MST) laboratories contacted by a voluntary committee of stormwater [...]