Analytical Chemistry

CHNSO Analysis

Elemental analysis is the process of analyzing a sample to determine its elemental composition. One method of elemental analysis used for determining the content of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, sulfur, and […]

Analytical Chemistry

Baby Food and Formula Testing

In a study released Wednesday, October 25, researchers from the Clean Label Project found levels of lead, arsenic, BPA, and other harmful substances in purchased baby food, infant formulas, toddler […]

Analytical Chemistry

Toxicology Testing

The field of toxicology is a branch of science that “helps us understand the harmful effects that chemicals, substances, or situations, can have on people, animals, and the environment.” The field of […]

Analytical Chemistry

CPSC Toy Safety Testing

With kids getting ready to unwrap lots of toys this holiday season, we thought we would highlight the importance of CPSC Toy Safety Testing and thank the US Consumer Product […]

Analytical Chemistry

Immunoassays

An immunoassay is a highly sensitive chemical test done to detect a substance in blood or other bodily fluid sample. Immunoassays have been used to track things like proteins, hormones, […]

Analytical Chemistry

Volatile Organic Compounds VOC Testing

VOC Testing is important in detecting volatile organic compounds.  VOCs are organic chemicals with high vapor pressure at room temperature due to their low boiling point which in turn causes […]

Analytical Chemistry

What are the different types of Chromatography?

From paper chromatography, to column chromatography to gas chromatography, there are different types of Chromatography.  Chromatography is a way to separate mixtures into their parts. It is performed by passing […]

Analytical Chemistry

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) Testing

Today, we received a request from a medical device in-vitro diagnostics manufacturer for VOC Testing. VOC’s are Volatile Organic Compounds According to the US Department of the Interior , Geological […]