Benchmark Lab's Comprehensive ICP OES and IC Analytical Services in Houston


ICP OES And IC Analytical Services

Benchmark Lab is excited to offer a wide range of analytical services powered by Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP OES) and Ion Chromatography (IC), utilizing state-of-the-art equipment including the Perkin Elmer Avio 200 ICP OES and the Dionex Integrion High-Pressure Ion Chromatography (HPIC) system. Our services are meticulously designed to meet the diverse needs of industries requiring detailed and accurate analysis of water, minerals, metals, and more. From environmental monitoring to quality control in manufacturing, our ICP and IC services provide essential data for informed decision-making.
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Water Analysis: Leveraging both ICP OES and IC technologies, we offer comprehensive water analysis services, including the evaluation of groundwater, rainwater, and drinking water, to detect contaminants and ensure compliance with environmental standards.

Organic Acid Analysis: Our IC services, utilizing the Dionex Integrion HPIC system, are ideal for the precise quantification of organic acids in various matrices, essential for food and beverage quality control and environmental monitoring.

Mineral and Trace Metal Analysis: The Perkin Elmer Avio 200 ICP OES enables us to perform detailed mineral and trace metal analyses, identifying and quantifying elements with high sensitivity and accuracy, crucial for geological studies and material science research.

Heavy Metal and Sulfur Analysis: Our ICP OES technology is particularly adept at detecting heavy metals and sulfur in samples, providing vital information for environmental assessment, pollution control, and regulatory compliance.

Silicon Analysis: The precision of ICP OES analysis makes it possible to accurately quantify silicon in materials, an important factor in industries such as semiconductors and glass manufacturing.

Elemental Analysis: With the combined capabilities of ICP OES and IC, we offer extensive elemental analysis services, delivering accurate quantification of a wide range of elements in diverse samples.

Nitrate Analysis: Utilizing the high-resolution capabilities of the Dionex Integrion HPIC system, we provide accurate nitrate analysis, essential for environmental monitoring and agricultural studies.

Equipment And Methodology:

• Perkin Elmer Avio 200 ICP OES: Renowned for its sensitivity and accuracy, the Avio 200 is adept at analyzing a wide spectrum of elements, from trace metals to major minerals, across a variety of sample types.

• Dionex Integrion HPIC System: This advanced IC system offers unparalleled precision in the analysis of anions, cations, and organic acids. Its high-pressure capabilities ensure fast, efficient separations and highly reproducible results.

Frequently Asked Questions

Benchmark Lab's ICP and IC analytical services represent the pinnacle of precision and reliability in elemental and compound analysis. By leveraging the advanced capabilities of the Perkin Elmer Avio 200 ICP-OES and the Dionex Integrion HPIC system, we provide our clients with the detailed, actionable data needed to navigate complex regulatory landscapes, ensure product quality, and protect the environment. Our comprehensive suite of services, from water and mineral analysis to trace and heavy metal detection, positions Benchmark Lab as a premier partner for all your analytical needs. Partner with us to benefit from the cutting-edge technology and expertise that drive our ICP and IC analyses.
ICP stands for Inductively Coupled Plasma, a technique used in analytical services to determine the elemental composition of a sample. It involves ionizing the sample in a high-temperature plasma and then analyzing the emitted light using Optical Emission Spectroscopy to identify and quantify the elements present.
Ion chromatography (IC) services offer precise and accurate analysis of ions in a sample. This technique is particularly useful for determining concentrations of various ions in water, soil, and other environmental samples, making it essential for environmental monitoring and quality control purposes.
You can find reliable ICP analytical services at our laboratory. We specialize in ICP analysis and offer comprehensive testing for various industries, including environmental, pharmaceutical, and chemical manufacturing.
IC analysis, or Ion Chromatography analysis, involves separating and quantifying ions in a sample using chromatographic techniques. This service can benefit your business by providing accurate measurements of ions, helping ensure product quality, compliance with regulatory standards, and environmental safety.