TOP > What's New

What's New


ALS EXIBITION NEWS

Sep. 6, 2021

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 Autumn

BAS will hold the seventh webinar, where this time will be the second introduction in the spectroelectrochemistry (SEC) field.
In this lecture, there will be a brief review from the BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 January, followed by the topic of the second lecture in the spectroelectrochemistry field.

– Webinar theme: Introduction of application examples of spectroelectrochemistry

– Join us on 6 October, 2021 (Wednesday), from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (GMT+9).
   (The webinar will be conducted in English.)

How to apply:
You can apply from the application form:
Period of application:  from Sep 6 (Monday)
                                     to September 24 (Friday)

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 Autumn

Aug. 2, 2021

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 August

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 August was divided in two parts, the first theme was the forth lecture introduced by Professor Noriyuki Watanabe, a former assistant professor of the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Tokyo and BAS Inc. Technical advisor, and the second theme was collaboration presented by Dr. Miho Ishida.

– Webinar theme:
1. Cyclic voltammetry - Basics, introduced by Prof. Noriyuki Watanabe
2. Introduction to electrochemistry - Basic knowledge, presented by Dr. Miho Ishida

The full BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 August is now available!
You can watch from the web page below.

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 August

Jul. 14, 2021

2021 Summer Vacation

Dear Customer:

BAS Inc. will be closed for Summer Vacation.
– Closed from August 7th (Saturday) to August 15th (Sunday).
– The business activity will re-start on August 16th (Monday).


Jun. 21, 2021

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 July

BAS held the third lecture introduced by Professor Noriyuki Watanabe, a former assistant professor of the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Tokyo and BAS Inc. Technical advisor.


– Webinar theme: Basics of Electrochemistry
                            Fundamental of Electrochemistry - 2


The full BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 July is now available!
You can watch from the web page below.

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 July

May. 17, 2021

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 June

BAS held the second lecture introduced by Professor Noriyuki Watanabe, a former assistant professor of the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Tokyo and BAS Inc. Technical advisor.


– Webinar theme: Basics of Electrochemistry
                            Fundamental of Electrochemistry - 1


The full BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 June is now available!
You can watch from the web page below.

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 June

Apr. 7, 2021

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 Spring

BAS held a series of lectures focusing on the basics of electrochemistry, starting in 2021 Spring. The lectures was introduced by Professor Noriyuki Watanabe, a former assistant professor of the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Tokyo and BAS Inc. Technical advisor.
This series of lectures is suitable not only for beginners but also for revision.


– Webinar theme: Basics of Electrochemistry
                            - About electrode in electrochemistry


The full BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 Spring is now available!
You can watch from the web page below.

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 Spring

Mar. 31, 2021

National Holidays (Golden Week) Notice
Dear BAS Contributor,

BAS Inc. will be closed due to the National Holiday (Golden Week) from April 29th (Thursday) to May 9th (Sunday), 2021.
The business activities will restart on May 10, 2021 (Monday).

If you have any urgent matters, please contact our local office sales person prior to this period.
We are sorry for any inconvenience.


Mar. 11, 2021

New product: RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver.3.0


RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver 3.0 is now available.

This new generation of RRDE-3A has improved the circuit design of the mainboard, overcoming the shortcomings of PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) signal control of resonant mechanical noise at a specific speed. The control software upgrade adds maintenance mode operations.

  • Weight reduction of housing frame (6 kg ➔ 3.5 kg)
  • Changed the power switch to operate on the front of the chassis
  • Improved operational stability in the low rpm range and reduced resonance noise at specific rpm
  • Equipped with maintenance mode, etc.

For a detailed introduction to the main points of improvement of Ver.3.0, please click on the instrument features of Ver.3.0.

RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver 3.0


Jan. 26, 2021

Announcement about RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus


It will be updated to RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver 3.0.

The RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus update is in a final improvement stage, however at this stage of transition from the actual version to the new version, for a few weeks we will not be providing this product.

The detailed information about the new version features and release schedule, we will be updating here soon!


Dec. 10, 2020

''BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 January''
BAS held a webinar for researchers who need electrochemical measurement.
The seminar was consisted of a lecture focusing on the basic theory and measurement methods of spectroelectrochemistry, and a demonstration using actual measurement equipment.


– Webinar theme: Introduction to spectroelectrochemistry and
                              basic measurement examples using the SEC2020 spectrometer system

The full BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 January is now available!
You can watch from the web page below.

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2021 January

Dec. 7, 2020

YEAR END & NEW YEAR COMMUNICATION

Dear BAS Contributor,

It is getting close to the end of the year. In this opportunity we really want to thanks you for giving us the opportunity to work together this year.
BAS Inc. will be closed for the New Year Holiday, for this reason the schedule for our business activity will be as listed below:

– Closed from: 2020 December 26th (Saturday) to
                         2021 January 4th (Monday)
– Start of the year: 2021 January 5th (Tuesday).

BAS will start the usual business activity at New Year, on January 5th.
We hope to be of service to you again in 2021.


Dec. 7, 2020

Electrochemical glossary


In order to facilitate beginners to quickly understand the meaning of some electrochemical terms, we have collected some technical terms frequently used in electrochemical measurements.

If you would like to learn more about these frequently used terms, please visit the Electrochemical glossary.

Electrochemical glossary


Nov. 27, 2020

New product: GCEt Glassy carbon electrode

Difference between glassy carbon electrode with and without Teflon ring spacer.

New type of the Glassy carbon electrode was released. For the new GCEt Glassy carbon electrode, a Teflon spacer was included between the PEEK insulation and glassy carbon disk. For the property of the material, it will avoid that the sample spreads, to get the chemically modified surface.

GCEt Glassy carbon electrode

Oct. 7, 2020

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2020 Autumn
BAS held a webinar for researchers who need electrochemical measurement.
The seminar consisted of a lecture focusing on the basic theory and measurement methods of electrochemistry, and a demonstration using actual measurement equipment.

The full BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2020 Autumn is now available!
You can watch from the web page below.

BAS Electrochemical Webinar 2020 Autumn


Sep. 10, 2020

Released H2G1 Portable Hydrogen Generator


H2G1 Portable Hydrogen Generator


H2G1 Portable Hydrogen Generator (Cat. No. 013699) is available.
The portable hydrogen generator allows you to easily fill the RHEK Reversible hydrogen electrode kit with hydrogen, and the reversible hydrogen electrode prepared with this device has excellent stability.

H2G1 Portable Hydrogen Generator


Sep. 1, 2020

BAS Virtual Exhibition


2020 is being a year without events, consequently without exhibitions, because of the COVID-19 pandemic. BAS will hold an Electrochemical Webinar and the Virtual Exhibition is available to make it as one channel for the introduction of ALS products.

BAS Virtual Exhibition


Sep. 1, 2020

ALS PRODUCT CATALOG Vol. 020

ALS PRODUCT CATALOG Vol. 020

New product catalog is now available!
You can download our ALS product catalog Vol. 020.

ALS product catalog Vol. 020


Jul. 1, 2020

Technical note: Basic knowledge of the spectroelectrochemical method

In the “Basic knowledge of the electrochemical methods’’, the concept of spectroelectrochemical method will be introduced. Followed by the explanation of the features and applications, classification, measurement principles, and comparison with conventional electrochemical methods. For the full “lecture”, please take a look on the following web site:

Technical note: Basic knowledge of the spectroelectrochemical method

Jul. 1, 2020

Product renewed: SEC-C05T Thin Layer Quartz Glass Spectroelectrochemicalcell kit

SEC-C05T Thin Layer Quartz Glass cell

The SEC-C05T Thin Layer Quartz Glass cell (Cat. No. 013702) for the 013700 SEC-C05T Thin Layer Quartz Glass Spectroelectrochemicalcell kit (Pt) and 013701 SEC-C05T Thin Layer Quartz Glass Spectroelectrochemicalcell kit (Au) was renewed. The renewed cell is full transparent and it has the optical transmission position wider than the previous cell. It was changed from 5.5 mm to 6.5 mm height.

SEC-C05T Thin Layer Quartz Glass Spectroelectrochemicalcell kit

Jul. 1, 2020

Technical note: Basics of Electrochemical and Spectroelectrochemical measurements

ALS provides researchers with a wide range of products for electrochemistry and spectroelectrochemistry applications. In the Basics of Electrochemical and Spectroelectrochemical measurements, the preparation of the sample and electrochemical measurement (cyclic voltammetry) and spectroelectrochemical measurement (observation of absorbance spectrum change during cyclic voltammetry) are explained using the accessories and instruments supplied by BAS Inc. and manufactured by ALS Co., Ltd. Please take a look on the following web site:

Technical note: Basics of Electrochemical and Spectroelectrochemical measurements

Jun. 1, 2020

Product renewed: RE-1CP Reference electrode (Ag/AgCl/Saturated KCl) and RE-2CP Reference electrode

Product renewed: RE-1CP Reference electrode (Ag/AgCl/Saturated KCl and RE-2CP Reference electrode)

RE-1CP Reference electrode (Ag/AgCl/Saturated KCl) and RE-2CP Reference electrode were renewed.
The renewed RE-1CP Reference electrode (Ag/AgCl/Saturated KCl) (013691) and RE-2CP Reference electrode (013692) do not have the side hole which was used for the refill of the internal solution and control of the internal pressure, consequently the silicon ring was extinguished.

RE-1CP Reference electrode (Ag/AgCl/Saturated KCl)

RE-2CP Reference electrode

May. 12, 2020

SEC2020 Spectrometer system - Synchronized measurement with Potentiostat

The 013609 SEC2020 Spectrometer system supports Trigger Mode for synchronized measurement with external device. Depending on the trigger mode, you can control acquisition of spectrometer data with external Input/Output signal. It makes possible to control the spectrometer measurement with external operation of the external devices.
This time, the connection of SEC2020 Spectrometer with Potentiostat for a synchronized electrochemistry and spectrochemistry measurement is introduced and explained.

Synchronized measurement with Potentiostat


May. 07, 2020

Product renewed: RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution

Product renewed: RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution

RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution was renewed.
The renewed RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution (013694) does not have the side hole which was used for the refill of the internal solution and control of the internal pressure, consequently the silicon ring was extinguished.

RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution

Apr. 8, 2020

National Holidays (Golden Week) Notice
Dear BAS Contributor,

BAS Inc. will be closed due to the National Holiday (Golden Week) from April 29th (Wednesday) to May 6th (Wednesday), 2020.
The business activities will restart on May 7, 2020 (Thursday).

If you have any urgent matters, please contact our local office sales person prior to this period.
We are sorry for any inconvenience.



Dec. 04, 2018

New product: DRE-GGK GC ring/GC disk replaceable electrode kit

The Disk Replaceable Electrode (DRE) for RRDE with a glassy carbon ring is now on market. The standard kit, 013641 DRE-GGK GC ring/GC disk replaceable electrode kit, comes with a glassy carbon disk, but an optional platinum or gold disk is also available to attend your application purpose.
For the detailed information, please check the Disk Replaceable Electrode (DRE) for RRDE page.

Sep. 03, 2018

New product: SEC2020 Spectrometer system

The new SEC2020 Spectrometer system is now on the market.
For the detailed information, please check the SEC2020 page.

May. 7, 2018

New product: RE-1BP Reference electrode (Ag/AgCl)

The new RE-1BP aqueous reference electrode (Ag/AgCl) is now on the market.
For the detailed information, please check the RE-1BP page.

Feb. 13, 2018

RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver.2.0 improved features

The 013606 RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver.2.0 was released in December 2017.
This time, three improved points were introduced in the features for the Ver.2.0.

Improved features for RRDE-3A Ver.2.0


Dec. 6, 2017

Release of the 013606 RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver.2.0

The 013606 RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus Ver.2.0 was re-released. The detailed information about the new features, we will be updating soon.


May. 12, 2017

ALS PRODUCT CATALOG VOL. 017 - Chinese version

ALS PRODUCT CATALOG VOL. 017 Chinese version

You can download our ALS product catalog Vol. 017 - Chinese version trough the Chinese website.


Apr. 19, 2017

New product: Sample vial for alkaline solution

Sample vial for alkaline solution in 100 mL and 200 mL.

Sample vial which is resistant to alkali solutions are now available! It is a cell made of polymethyl pentene, which makes it transparent and resistant to a various solutions. This allows the use for measurement in a wide range of conditions.

Sample vial for alkaline solution

Jan. 5, 2017

Announcement of discontinued product: SEC2000 Spectrometer

SEC2000 Spectrometer system was discontinued, because the supply of some components has been suspended, and there is not a suitable high-quality alternative.
Regarding to the users of the system, we will continue to provide after-sales and technical support.
In addition, in the website, the movies and technical notes will remain.

We would like to thank you in advance for your understanding.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.


Jun. 24, 2016

Product re-renewed: QCMT Flow cell kit and EQCMT Flow cell kit


Product renewed: QCMT Flow cell kit and EQCMT Flow cell kit

QCMT Flow cell kit and EQCMT Flow cell kit was renewed. The full cell material was changed to polymethyl pentene, which has chemical and impact resistance, and transparency.

QCMT Flow cell kit


EQCMT Flow cell kit

Jan. 05, 2016

Product renewed: RE-3VT Reference electrode screw type (Ag/AgCl)

Product renewed: RE-3VT Reference electrode screw type (Ag/AgCl)

The choose of the reference electrode for flow cell was done according to the chemical resistance of the insulation required for the experimental purpose. The renewed version of the reference electrode has the insulation in polymethyl pentene, which has chemical and impact resistance, and transparency. Also, the IPPG was changed to ceramic material, to improve the chemical resistance.

RE-3VT Reference electrode screw type (Ag/AgCl)

Dec. 01, 2015

Global Sales Partner Announcement

We have some changes in our global sales network!
We want to inform you that Anatech Co., Ltd is our Official Sales Partner in China.
We recognize their effort to grow our business in China, for their continuous technical assistance and support.



Nov. 26, 2015

Product renewed: RE-7VT Non Aqueous reference electrode screw type (Ag/Ag+)

Product renewed: RE-7VT Non Aqueous reference electrode screw type (Ag/Ag+)

The reference electrode for the flow cell had been sold in two types, RE-7V and RE-7VP, in accordance with the chemical resistance required. For the renewed of the product, it was summarized in one product, as RE-7VT Non Aqueous reference electrode screw type (Ag/Ag+), which has the body material in polymethyl pentene (chemical resistance, shock resistance and transparency). Also, for the improve of the chemical resistance, the liquid junction was changed from IPPG to ceramic material.

RE-7VT Non Aqueous reference electrode screw type (Ag/Ag+)

Sep. 1, 2015

ALS PRODUCT CATALOG 2015-2016 - Chinese version

ALS PRODUCT CATALOG 2015-2016 Chinese version

You can download our ALS product catalog 2015-2016 - Chinese version.


Apr. 28, 2015

RE-2BP

RE-2BP Calomel Reference electrode
RE-2BP Calomel Reference electrode was improved. The transparency of the polymethylpentene material was increased, making possible to check inside of the electrode. In addition the liquid junction was changed from IPPG to ceramic material. Please have a look at the Hg type reference electrode page.


Apr. 14, 2015

RE-61AP

Reference electrode for alkaline solution

RE-6AP Reference electrode for alkali solutions was updated to RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution. RE-61AP Reference electrode for alkaline solution makes possible to use in a high concentration KOH solution, the chemical resistance was improved. In addition the transparency of the polymethylpentene material was increased, making possible to check inside of the electrode. Please have a look at the Hg type reference electrode page.


Dec. 10, 2014

PK-3 Video

PK-3 video

New PK-3 video is available. Please have a look at the Support page: PK-3 videos.


Sep. 1, 2014

RRDE-3A Videos

RRDE-3A video

New RRDE-3A Videos are available. Please have a look at the Support page: RRDE-3A videos.


Jul. 23, 2014

Counter electrode

Counter electrode

Counter electrode product description was changed.


Dec. 1, 2013

RHEK Reversible hydrogen electrode kit

RHEK Reversible hydrogen electrode kit

Reversible Hydrogen Electrode (RHE) is the reversible electrode which the hydrogen gas is generating by electrolysis of strong acid and trapping, while it is used. It makes unnecessary the complicated and dangerous set-up of the hydrogen cylinder and avoid the large volume of hydrogen gas exhaustion, even though it has a good potential stability.


Jul. 30, 2013

RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus

RRDE-3A Rotating Ring Disk Electrode Apparatus

RRDE-3A is a constant rotation system for use in hydrodynamic modulation rotating ring disk electrochemistry. A 7 mm diameter electrode with short stainless steel shaft provides for a miniature and concentric circle electrode system that is capable for highly accurate rotation and modulation even at radial modulation rates or wave forms.


? to top