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Paul Whitehead

Paul graduated from Oxford University and obtained a PhD in Analytical Chemistry. Paul’s career has been exclusively in applied R&D, and has been equally divided between running the analytical R&D department at Johnson Matthey, specialising in precious metal analysis, and running the R&D laboratory at ELGA LabWater focusing on the development of small water purification systems and their applications.

10 Nov 2016
Water purity
Effects of drinking water on water purification units
Paul Whitehead
Dr P. Whitehead looks into the effects of drinking water on water purification units. Can where you live and drinking standards impact unit performance?
ELGA Veolia
26 Oct 2016
Water purity
What you are allowed to drink depends on where you live!
Paul Whitehead
Dr Paul Whitehead delves into the global drinking water standards to investigate how they can have significant impacts on your water purification system.
ELGA Veolia
29 Sep 2016
Water in everyday life
The best water for coffee?
Paul Whitehead
Ever stopped to think how water can impact on the flavour of a coffee? Check out Dr Paul Whitehead's blog on the best water for coffee and discover how!
The best water for coffee?
13 Sep 2016
Solution behind Great Science
Minimizing contamination during sample preparation for trace analysis
Paul Whitehead
How can you go about minimizing contamination during sample preparation, as it is one of the biggest source of errors in trace analysis? Read this blog.
ELGA Veolia
23 Mar 2016
Life in the Lab
Extractables and leachables: an ultrapure water requirement
Paul Whitehead
Guest blogger Dr Paul Whitehead investigates the testing of extractables and leachables and why ultrapure water is required to ensure ultimate quality.
Extractables and leachables
25 Feb 2016
Solution behind Great Science
The role of purified water in Solid Phase Extraction
Paul Whitehead
Find our more on how pure water in solid phase extraction is the key to success with the latest from our guest blogger Dr Paul Whitehead.
ELGA Veolia
11 Dec 2015
Climate Change
Minimizing environmental impacts of water purification
Paul Whitehead
Read our guest blog, delving into the limits of climate change & the important for us to minimize the environmental impacts of water purification systems.
ELGA Veolia
29 Oct 2015
Life in the Lab
Are background equivalent concentrations red hot or a red herring?
Paul Whitehead
Investigating the benefits of background equivalent concentrations to determine the quality of ultrapure water created by water purification systems.
ELGA Veolia