Our laboratory

The laboratory is now equipped with modern instrumentation and continuously expands the scope of methods, the capabilities and capacity. Furthermore substantial investments into new instrumentation have been made.
Our lab personnel are well trained and experienced in the analytical sector concerning sample preparation and analyses.

Areas of expertise:

  • Emission analyses
  • Textile analyses
  • Chemical analyses of articles of daily use
  • Waste water analyses

The laboratory handles the following techniques:

  • Gas chromatography (GC) (FID, MS)
    Liquid (extracts) injection, head space analyses, thermal desorption
  • Liquid chromatography (HPLC) with UV-DAD, fluorescence detection
  • Ion-Chromatography (IC), (conductivity detection)
    Anions, cations
  • Mass spectroscopy (GC-MS)
  • UV-Spectroscopy
  • Trace metal analyses using atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS), options:
    • graphite tube (electro thermal heating)
    • cold vapor hydride unit

Sample preparation

  • Wet chemistry
  • Extraction
  • Soxhlet
  • Digestion methods
  • Microwave