Frequently Asked Questions

Our results produced from the various Laboratories in the Department are reliable as the equipment’s are Calibrated and also we make use of Standard reference materials prior to carrying out Sample analysis.

Yes, our equipment’s in the Department are calibrated to meet International Standards.

Yes, we make available the procedure we use for analysis if requested by the Client

Yes, we have a price list for the types of Samples we carry out.

Our main focus is on Samples related to Mining and Metallurgy. These include Ores such as Iron Ore, Bauxite, Magnesite, etc. However, we also analyse sample materials like Ash samples, Soil and Water samples.

Yes, we interpret results after analysis if requested by the client

The Department has a range of equipment’s that are used for analysis. They include: (i) ED-XRF (Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence) (ii) OES (Optical Emission Spectrometer) (iii) AAS (Atomic Absorption Spectrometer) (iv) UV/VIS (UV/Visible Spectrophotometer) (v) pH Meter (vi) Furnaces (vii) Oven (viii) Industrial Water distiller

Chemical analysis can be completed in a minimum of one (1) day to a maximum of five (5) working days depending on the parameter requested and method used for analysis.

We render services that range from analysis on samples, consultancy services, industrial training for students, organizing professional trainings/workshops or seminars, etc.