Philadelphia, PA March 2013- Horizon Technology, Inc. donates an original SPE-DEX 4700 to the Chemical heritage Foundation on the occasion of the company 20th anniversary.
Horizon Technology, Inc. introduced the first solid phase extraction disk automation system to the world 20 years ago at Pittcon 1993. In honor of the event, at a cocktail reception held at the Chemical Heritage Foundation to celebrate the anniversary, Robert Johnson, CTO and Founder and Martha Johnson, Business Development and Founder, donated one of the original pre-production units of the SPE-DEX 4700 Disk Extraction units to the foundation archives. Dr. Peter Brown, CEO, said “Bob and Martha have set the company on a good path with an innovative start and careful guidance and we look forward to even more success in the next 20 years.” “What I enjoy most is advancing technology to help laboratories perform sample preparation more efficiently and I am already at work on the fifth generation of products.” contributed Bob Johnson. The artifact was accepted by Tom Tritton, president and CEO of the Chemical Heritage Foundation, after evaluation by the collection’s committee for historical significance and fit with the foundation goals.
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ABOUT HORIZON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Horizon Technology, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of automated sample preparation systems for the analysis of organic compounds and Oil & Grease Testing. Understanding the challenges today's laboratories face, and the importance of the sample preparation step to the overall analytical process, Horizon Technology helps laboratory managers meet their business objectives by increasing sample throughput, reducing operating costs and improving the accuracy and consistency of their data. Horizon Technology, Inc. is headquartered in the United States, with distributors around the world. For more information, visit http://www.horizontechinc.com.