Coast Guard Awards Morphix as Sole Supplier of Chemical Detection Cassettes

The U.S. Coast Guard now has improved capability with the addition of two Chameleon cassettes to its previous custom HazMat kit of eight Chameleon cassettes.

HAZMAT using Chameleon Detection Kit
HAZMAT using Chameleon Detection Kit
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Morphix Technologies

Virginia Beach, Va. ( – Morphix Technologies®, an innovator in the science of detection devices for dangerous chemicals, announces its most recent contract award: to be the sole supplier for the U.S. Coast Guard’s custom Chameleon® HAZMAT Refill Cassette Kits. Morphix is the current supplier of the U.S. Coast Guard’s inventory of over 6,000 Chameleon® Chemical Detection Armbands.

Coast Guard Emblem
Coast Guard Emblem

This new contract will allow Morphix Technologies’ to provide increased capability with the Chameleon HazMat Refill Kit containing Chameleon cassettes for 10 hazardous chemicals rather than eight. The CBRNe branch has articulated that with each mission, USCG personnel enter unknown areas with absolutely no idea what type of dangers they may encounter. This additional detection capability will help keep themselves and those they serve safer.

Chameleon Chemical Detection Kit
Chameleon Chemical Detection Kit

The Chameleon Chemical Detection Armband is an easy-to-use, inexpensive, wearable, reusable armband that can hold up to 10 one-time-use, disposable cassettes. Each cassette detects a particular toxic chemical or class of chemicals and changes colors upon detection of the chemical agent. The Chameleon Chemical Detection Armband has been approved by the U.S. SAFETY Act of the Department of Homeland Security as an anti-terrorist technology.

“We are so very grateful for the opportunity to continue to provide the Chameleon to the United States Coast Guard. The increased capability with the additional cassettes provides even greater safety to those that serve and protect us,” said Kimberly Pricenski, VP of sales and marketing for Morphix Technologies.

If you’d like to receive more information on the Chameleon Chemical Detection Kit, please contact Morphix Technologies toll-free at 800-808-2234 or locally at 757-431-2260. You can also email [email protected].

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About Morphix Technologies®:

Morphix Technologies®, located in Virginia Beach, Virginia, is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company creating and manufacturing products that detect invisible dangers in order to save lives. Morphix Technologies® has taken innovation to the next level with high-quality, easy-to-use, cost effective and simple colorimetric sensor technology for military, law enforcement, first responders, emergency, homeland security and industrial personnel.

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