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Ayala unit to do radiological water analysis

/ 05:30 AM January 02, 2018

The Ayala group’s Laguna Water AAA Corp. has become the first private entity in the Philippines to conduct radiological analysis for drinking water, having secured a green light from the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute.

Laguna Water, a subsidiary of Manila Water Philippine Ventures, said radiological analysis involves the monitoring of radioactivity in drinking water, thus, protecting consumers from unwarranted exposure to radiation.

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Cyril A. Erica, manager of laboratory services at Laguna Water, said the granting of Radioactive Material License to the company was a significant milestone for the water industry.

Erica said the license authorizes Laguna Water to acquire, receive, posses, own and use radioactive materials necessary for radiological analysis.

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Laguna Water Laboratory Services will start offering radiological analysis for drinking water in January 2018.

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