Handheld FTIR for Solid and Liquid Identification


Confidently identify thousands of chemical threats anywhere with the ProtectIR, a handheld FTIR device. Rapidly assess chemical threats with this compact and lightweight solution.

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Largest Solid/Liquid Library:
Automated mixture search
Cloud Connectivity:
Access to results remotely
Field Deployment:
Designed for harsh environments

Solid and liquid detection and analysis for hazardous materials, narcotics and explosives. Handheld FTIR technology utilizes diamond attenuated total reflection (ATR) sample interface to identify unknown powders and liquids. Designed for field use, ProtectIR enables hazmat response teams, military, and first responders to analyze bulk substances in seconds.

Extensive Identification Capabilities

Rapidly identify more than 23,000+ solid and liquid chemical threats.

  • TICs
  • TIMs
  • VOCs
  • Petroleum products
  • Solvents
  • Corrosives
  • Military explosives
  • Commercial explosives
  • Homemade / IED
  • Explosive mixtures
  • Illegal drugs
  • Synthetic cannabinoids
  • Synthetic opioids
  • Methamphetamine
  • Xylazine
  • Cutting Agents

Ready and Reliable Handheld FTIR

Simple on-screen prompts and handheld, rugged design make ProtectIR easy to use. Results are provided in seconds with minimal user inputs, and automated warnings are provided for dangerous samples.

Timely Results When Needed

Once samples have been collected, and a Wi-Fi connection established, the results can be uploaded to the TeamLeader mobile app. View the ProtectIR’s results in real-time from outside the hot zone to make rapid, informed decisions based on a clear understanding of the threat.

Access comprehensive sample details, including primary component identification and mixture analysis. Utilize our ThreatAssist database to conduct remote searches for extensive information on a wide range of chemical compounds.

How Will You Use ProtectIR?

ProtectIR provides accurate, downrange solid and liquid identification to accelerate incident mitigation and enhance critical communications with Incident Command. Discover how this innovative handheld FTIR solution addresses emerging threats.

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