Dionex Gains Large Order from the National Police Agency of Japan

November 3, 2009

Dionex Corporation (Sunnyvale, California) is pleased to announce that is has won a large order from the prestigious National Police Agency (NPA) of Japan.

Dionex Corporation (Sunnyvale, California) is pleased to announce that is has won a large order from the prestigious National Police Agency (NPA) of Japan. According to the company's Japanese subsidiary, Nippon Dionex K.K., the order is for 51 units of the Dionex ICS-3000 and 51 units of the Dionex ICS-2100 systems. The NPA previously purchased 51 of the Dionex UltiMate 3000 HPLC systems in March of 2009. The new IC systems will be used in police forensic labs throughout the prefectures of Japan for the analysis and identification of forensic evidence collected at crime scenes. Specifically, the ICs will be utilized for anion, cation, arsenic, and cyanide analyses by the NPA’s Chemistry Section in Police Science for various purposes such as drug abuse, analysis of toxic substances, chemical terrorism, and more.