Chemical Analysis

Our chemistry department has experience of handling a variety of liquid and solid sample types. We are equipped with a Thermo Scientific iCAP mass spectrometer for metals testing of substances such as waste materials, soils and compost, and offer a suite of commonly requested effluent tests.

We offer:

  • Mass spectrometry for metals analysis to ppt or ppq levels
  • Silicon testing
  • COD
  • BOD
  • pH
  • Total hydrocarbon content
  • Total suspended solids
  • Sulphide/sulphate
  • Chloride/chlorine
  • Dissolved oxygen
  • Acid drop testing
  • Alpha and gamma spectroscopy for analysis of naturally occurring radioactive material.

We can also source and manage additional services where required in order to deliver a comprehensive, bespoke, one-stop-shop waste and effluent testing package. 

NCIMB is licensed by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and operates a well-established quality management system certified to ISO 9001.

Please contact us to find out more about our Chemical Analysis Services.