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Advanced Materials Company needs Materials Laboratory for ASTM testing of metal clad fibers to ASTM E595 Standard Test Method for Total Mass Loss and Collected Volatile Condensable Materials from Outgassing in a Vacuum Environmentfor TML (Total Mass Loss) and CVCM (Collected Volatile Condensable Materials) data.
USA Product Safety Laboratory needed for multiple tests on electric polyester heating element including:
CSA, NEC/CEC, NFPA 70,CSA CEC 22.1 IEEE 215 or IEC 62395-1, water resistance test integral components resistance to water elevated temperature exposure to dielectric test deformation test
94 V0 flammability, VW1 for AC wiring hi Pot per 60950 60950-22 creepage, clearance,flammability and insulation for basic isolation UL water test submersion wire pullout test per UL 486 GR-487 R3-32 Chemical resistance cabinet components of polymeric materials R3-36 flammability resistance R3-39 fungus resistance R3-260 salt fog resistance R3-261 all cabinet components shall be resistant to corrosion OSP battery drop test OSP TP000113-TP-01-AA Heater assy. drop test per OSP TP000114-TP-AA gr-487-CORE. Resistant to Potas
NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Microbiology Laboratory needed for Research and Development (R&D) assessment of a new Rapid Bacterial Enumeration and Identification System Prototype with comparison to existing .Standard Plate Count bacteria study methods. and become a true breakthrough in the field. We would like to work with you in the assessment of this technology, testing the prototype.
URGENT urgently needs Laboratory for the following tests
1. ASTM F2992-15 - TDM for Cut resistance. 2. ASTM D3389-10 and D3884-09 for Abrasion 3. EN 388:2003 for Puncture (2016 Update) 4. For Impact protection since there is no set standard under the URGENT ANSI/ISEA 105 2016, can we request and EN 388 Impact test? Goat shin gloves with aramid Lining and TPR (Leather Work Gloves)
We need quote ASAP. We have samples on hand and would like to proceed with testing.
Jelena Ozgur Sales and Marketing Manager www.keruigroup.com 832 506 7728 6303 N Sam Houston Pkwy W Houston TX 77086
Large Materials Laboratory needed for multiple tests on automotive coating including: EU REACH Phys. Chem properties OECD Tests Auto flammability Biodegradation in water: screening tests Boiling point Flash point Melting point / freezing point Identifiers Oxidizing properties
Industrial Laboratory needed for cable compression connection testing on 750MCM cable with compression lug. The test connections shall then be heated to 464 degrees Fahrenheit by passing an electric current through the connection. After the temperature equalizes at 464 degrees Fahrenheit, the connection shall be cooled to 75.2 degrees Fahrenheit. A heating phase and a cooling phase shall constitute one cycle. The test connections shall undergo 100 cycles without increasing the resistance beyond that specified.
Please provide the per unit price per sample to conduct such a testing
Laboratory needed for performing the following bench top filtration research study:
Step 1 - Filter Step 2 - PH adjust result of 1 Step 3 - Centrification of result of Step 2 Step 4 - PH adjust result of Step 3 Step 5 - Centrification of result of Step 3
Batches of 1 - 5 gallons of starting material 2 - 3 batches per run.
Performance Laboratory needed for AATCC and ASTM water and blood penetration resistance testing of non-woven used in protective clothing to the following standards: AATCC42 Water Resistance: Impact Penetration Test AATCC127 Water Resistance: Hydrostatic Pressure Test ASTM F1670 Standard Test Method for Resistance of Materials Used in Protective Clothing to Penetration by Synthetic Blood, ASTM F1671 Standard Test Method for Resistance of Materials Used in Protective Clothing to Penetration by Blood-Borne Pathogens Using Phi-X174 Bacteriophage Penetration as a Test System
Large Consumer Products Company needs USA Third-Party Laboratory for ASHRAE Testing to the following ASHRAE Standards: ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 145.2-2016 Perf. of Gas Phase Air Cleaning Systems: Air-Cleaning Devices ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 145.1-2015 Perf. of Gas Phase Air Cleaning Systems: Loose Granular Media
Independent Adhesives Test Laboratory needed for confirmation of results from the manufacturing lab for the adhesive performance of a production coated PSA laminate under the following conditions: 180º Peel from stainless steel (PSTC 101), Loop Tack (PSTC 16), Shear -1"x1"x1 kg (PSTC 7) and various chemical resistance tests of pressure sensitive adhesive laminates for under the hood applications.
Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM spontaneous combustion testing of a paint stripping product applied to cloth according to ASTM D6801-07, Standard Test Method for Measuring Maximum Spontaneous Heating Temperature of Art and Other Materials. The paint stripping product to be tested contains 3 solvents (methyl acetate CAS# 79-20-9, dimethyl sulfoxide CAS#67-68-5, and 1,3 dioxolane CAS#646-06-0) and two additives (paraffin wax, and hydroxypropyl methylcellulose). The viscosity for this product is approximately 1,800 cp.
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT California company needs Packaging laboratory needed for child-resistant CR testing on new mylar pouch with a type of ziploc closure for multiples uses
Please let us know what your general turn around times are as well as costing structure.
Looking forward to working with you,
Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM thermal conductivity measurements of laminate films to ASTM E1530, performed with a TA Instruments DTC-300 or equivalent, at both ambient and elevated temperatures. We would require a calibration report, and bracketing, traceable standards as necessary to justify a Quality decision.
Materials Laboratory needed for ANSI, AAMI and ASTM Testing of medical protective gowns made out SMMS Material to ANSI/AAMIPB70 Liquid barrier performance and classification of protective apparel and drapes intended for use in health care facilities and ASTM F739 Standard Test Method for Permeation of Liquids and Gases through Protective Clothing Materials under Conditions of Continuous Contact
Materials Laboratory needed for food contact surface testing of polymers PP and PBT nonwoven meltblown to the following FDA Code of Federal Requlations:
-Title 21 CFR-177.1660 INDIRECT FOOD ADDITIVES: POLYMERS, Substances for Use as Basic Components of Single and Repeated Use Food Contact Surfaces POLY (TETRAMETHYLENE TEREPHTHALATE)
-Title 21 CFR-177.1520 INDIRECT FOOD ADDITIVES: POLYMERS, Substances for Use as Basic Components of Single and Repeated Use Food Contact Surfaces Olefin polymers.
High Tech Firm needs Laboratory with a HALT and thermal chamber to conduct ALT thermal cycling tests We require the thermal chamber to be capable of a ramp rate of 5-10 °C/min and a HALT chamber capable of at least 45°C/min. IMPORTANT NOTE: Please provide dimensions and chamber availability for the month of August
Industrial Laboratory needed for ASHRAE and ASTM testing of air vents and ducting accessories for HVAC. diffuser and sound attenuator ducting accessories for HVAC to ASHRAE 70 Method of Testing the Performance of Air Outlets and Air Inlets or ASTM E477 Standard Test Method for Laboratory Measurements of Acoustical and Airflow Performance of Duct Liner Materials and Prefabricated Silencers
Microbiology Laboratory needed for n neutralization confirmation and sanitizer study on antimicrobial coating with 2 strains of the following organisms:
1. Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 2. Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 15442 Contact Time : 5 mins, 10 mins, 30 mins, 60 mins, 2 hours, 4 hours, 6 hours 8 hours and 24 hours. Test surface : stainless steel.
Total no. of coated surfaces : of each test surface Total no. of uncoated surfaces : of each test surface No. of test products : 3 No. of test products details : 3
Life Science Laboratory needed for third-party validation testing (physical, microbiology, biological) of manufacturer's specifications of sterile personal protection products including: -Anti-Bacterial (99.9%) -Anti-Fungal -Anti-Static -Ambient Temperature Conducive -Flame Resistant (up to 800°) -Biologically Safe
Packaging Laboratory needed for transportation study and ASTM conditioning and environmental simulation testing of shipping containers and boxes to clarify that the 10 boxes must first pass through ASTM D4332-14 ASTM D4332 - 14 Standard Practice for Conditioning Containers, Packages, or Packaging Components for Testing and then through ASTM D4169-16 # 1 Environmental Conditioning (Static) per ASTM D4332-14 ASTM D4169 - 16 Standard Practice for Performance Testing of Shipping Containers and Systems, (Laboratory Ambient Temperature & Humidity for 6 hours) 40°C ± 2°C @ 90% RH ± 5% RH for 48 hours - Tropical 60°C ± 2°C @ 15% RH ± 5% RH for 48 hours - Desert -18°C ± 2°C @ Uncontrolled RH for 48 hours - Frozen # 2 Shipping and Handling Simulation (Dynamic) per ASTM D4169-16 Distribution Cycle 13, AL 1 - Test Sequence This test sequence inv
URGENT Industrial Laboratory needed for ASTM testing of EPDM waterproofing membrane splice samples in accordance with ASTM D 7272 Standard Test Method for Determining the Integrity of Seams Used in Joining Geomembranes by Premanufactured Taped Methods. Sampling will be for a 0.35 m x 0.45 m piece which will be cut as required in your lab. I will need to conduct 5 samples for Shear and another 5 for peel.This subject is very urgent from my side, so i would appreciate your soonest feedback with any requirement for you to prepare a quote
Packaging Laboratory needed for the follow ASTM packaging testing
- ASTM D-4169 o 28 cases
- Tensile Testing per ASTM F88 method C o 740 individual samples o Sample would need to be cut from pouches - Bubble Leak Testing per ASTM F2096 o 185 individual test samples - Vacuum testing o 37 bottle samples - Removal torque testing o 37 bottle samples
Bioanalytical Laboratory needed for Cellular Adherence R&D Study on 2D glass samples with 4 different types of nanotechnology surface coating on 3 different types of cells. . On each surface, we would like to test 1) cellular adherence to the surface, and 2) cellular proliferation rate. The cell types we want assessed are: 1) HeLa (epithelial) cells 2) BAE-1 (endothelial) cells 3) SH-SY5Y (neuroblast) cells
The 2D glass samples would have a thin surface coating of: 1) Nothing (plain glass control) 2) Proprietary 'adhesive' coating #1 (non-hazardous, non-toxic) 3) Proprietary coating #2 (non-hazardous, non-toxic) 4) Commercial Adhesive coating (control #2)
It is important that testing methods include: - microscopic imaging (i.e. provide us with images) of each cell type on each of the 4 surfaces outlined above at three dif
Electrical Laboratory needed for SAE Certification testing to certify telematics products to SAE J1113 Electromagnetic Compatibility Measurement Procedures and Limits for Components of Vehicles, Boats (up to 15 m), and Machines and SAE J1455 Environmental Practices for Electronic Equipment Design in Heavy-Duty Vehicle Applications and . It is a telematics device with a mining application project pending.
Materials Laboratory needed for failure analysis of construction materials adhesive that moisture has infiltrated compared to the same adhesive in ideal conditions to determine if the adhesives have failed due to weather, product reaction with other chemicals, etc. Adhesive used in construction industry applications.
Third-Party Laboratory needed for environmental simulation and salt spray testing of a variety of products in a variety of different environments including climate controlled environments to deserts for identification tags . Testing is being performed to guarantee indoor and outdoor life in different environments.
Large food processor needs Analytical Chemistry Laboratory for identification testing of unknown powder sample collected from our equipment in out production facility. It could be made up of vegetable oil(s), protein and /or silicon oil. We are trying to determine what exactly is collecting to make up this powder.
Likely require a GC analysis of the product. More information can be provided if there is interest in analyzing this unknown product.
Pharmaceutical Company needs Packaging Laboratory needed for ASTM burst testing on around 90 plastic heat-sealed 8 x 5 packages as part of the qualification for our sealing process according to ASTM F1140 Standard Test Methods for Internal Pressurization Failure Resistance of Unrestrained Packages
Environmental Toxicology needed for ecotoxicity studies of industrial waste as well as the composition of dangerous, hazardous substances in waste.including 1. Methyl acrylate, Cas No .: 96-33-32. Methyl methacrylates, Cas No .: 80-62-63. n-octylmercapta, Cas No .: 111-88-64. 2H-benzotriazole Creole, No. 2440-22-45. 2,2- (2-methylpropionitrile), CAS No.: 78-67-
Safety Laboratory needed for earplug Noise Reduction Rating testing compliant with ANSI STD S3.19-1974 for a new earplug design. Mean attenuation values of earplug design at 125hz, 250hz, 500hz, 1000hz, 2000hz, 3150hz, 4000hz, 6300hz, 8000hz as well as Standard Deviation in dB for each as explained in ANSI "Method for the Measurement of Real-Ear Protection of Hearing Protectors"
Materials Laboratory needed for fiberglass pool.coating testing to 3 ASTM Standards ( ASTM D4086, ASTM E1477, ASTM E1347) to determine a dry lightness level (CIE L value) of 80.0 or greater and a wet luminous reflectance value (CIE Y value) of 50.0 or greater, as determined by test results provided by the manufacturer, utilizing testing methodology from American Standard ASTM D4086, ASTM E1477, ASTM E1347.
Large Corporation needs Laboratory for the evaluation of a material used in the manufacturer of sanitary parts. The material is not homogeneous.The tests needed include 1.Multi-axial testing 2.Anistropic material properties determination 3.Viscoelastic properties 4.Strain rate dependent properties 5.Endurance testing
Industrial Laboratory needed to provide quote for heavy metals testing in printing materials such as ink, paper, varnish, starch for Cadmium (Cd) Lead (Pb) Mercury (Hg) Hexavalent Chromium Cr (VI) Polybrominated biphenyl (PBB)
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) Butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP) Dibutyl phthalate (DBP) Diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP)
Materials Laboratory needed for plastics testing. 1. NFP 92 503 Electrical burner test used for flexible materials thickness no more than 5mm 2. NFPA 286 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Contribution of Wall and Ceiling Interior Finish to Room Fire Growth 3. ASTM E84 Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials
Industrial Laboratory required which can test earthing enhancing chemical compound as per IEC 62561-7 Lightning protection system components (LPSC) - Part 7: Requirements for earthing enhancing compounds 1) Leaching Test
2) Determination of Sulphur
3) Determination of resistivity
4) Corrosion test
Industrial Laboratory needed for DIN testing of ethanol- and isopropyl alcohol-based washer fluids tested for boiling range according to DIN 53171 Solvents for paints and varnishes - Determination of distillation characteristics (boiling range and boiling temperature as a function of distilled volume)
Consumer Products Laboratory needed for compliance testing of two different candles with coconut wax and 2 separate fragrances to international safety standards including:
-safety of the containers that will be used Flammability) -wick size that should be used for both wood and cotton wicks including whether or not an additional wick is required? Is the candle burning safely, cleanly and at the correct pace? -How many hours of burn time
We have two fragrances and three separate containers. We are looking for our candles to achieve the following: when it eventually burns itself out, all wax should be burned from the container including the edges. It should have a steady flame that is not too high or low and that burns clean and not too fast.
Container Candles testing needed. Candles poured in coconut bark (natural and lacque
LONG-TERM TESTING Disposable plastics company needs microbiology laboratory for ASTM biodegradability testing of a wide range of plastic disposable products to ASTM D5511-11 Standard Test Method for Determining Anaerobic Biodegradation of Plastic Materials Under High-Solids Anaerobic-Digestion Conditions
EPA Environmental Laboratory needed for air sampling tube testing to EPA TO-17 test on 90 tubes for Transfluthrin. Please provide quote that describes: 1.) How the standard curve will be produced (how many points in the curve, limit of detection and limit of quantitation) 2.) How many control samples will be used (probably 5-10%; should be included in the test method) 3.) Coefficient of variability For each tube we have information on the total air volume collected in that tube (stop time ? start time x flow rate).
Large Organization needs Medical Device Laboratory for comparison study on 3 or 6 Surgical gowns suppliers testing against BS EN 13795 , including Wet Penetration , Dry Penetration, Mircobial cleanliness , particulant matter& linting , liquid penetration and tensile strength (with various BS En references to these)
Automotive Industrial Laboratory needed for physical testing of powder coated metal according Ford WSS-M2P190-A Interior painted part of handbrake including 3.4.6 FLTM BN 107-01 Cure test 3.5 FLTM BN 155-01 Abrasion and paint wear resistance 3.4.9 FLTM BO 116-01 Resistance to Fade 3.4.10 FLTM BI 107-05 High performance Paint adhesion 3.4.13 SAE J365 Resistance to Marring
Physical Laboratory needed for ISO Abrasion resistance and durability tests for Fishing nets as per ISO 1805:2006 Fishing nets - Determination of mesh breaking force of netting (ISO 1806:2002 and Fishing nets Determination of breaking force and knot breaking force of netting yarns (ISO 1805:2006). The testing should be done under dry and wet conditions in salted water.
Large Healthcare Company needs Pharmaceuticals Laboratory for SMEPAC/Surrogate powder test as part of performance testing of equipment. using lactose monohydrate as surrogate powder. The test will be performed on 3 units: 1 isolator (OEL: 0.1ug/m3) and 2 downflow booths(OEL: 100ug/m3). The estimated total number of samples for each unit is 26.
Medical device manufacturer seeking testing compliant with ISO 15747:2010, Plastic containers for intravenous injections relating to safe handling and the physical, chemical, and biological testing of plastic containers for parenterals. Please inquire for further information on the product we are testing.
ISO 17025 Environmental Chemistry Laboratory needed for water testing for quantification of 1-(2,6-dimethylphenoxy)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenylethylamino)propane from a water sample. Unknown # of samples. Water is likely surface/ground water or industrial waste water. No reporting limit is specified.
Food Packaging Laboratory for food contact applications analysis and certificate of declaration of conformity for paperboard products according to the following International regulations: Framework Regulation European Parliament and Council Regulation (EC) N:o 1935/2004/EC
BfR recommendation no. XXXVI
FDA regulations , 21 CFR, parts 170-189 ? French food contact legislation ? Regulation Packaging and Packaging Waste directive 94/62/EY (heavy metals) ? Directive 1907/2006 and 552/2009 (Phtalates in toys) ? EN 71-3 (Safety of toys: migration of certain elements) ? EN 71-9 (Safety of toys: organic chemical compounds) ? RoHs Directive EU Directive 2002/95/EC (including arsenic) ? Microwave-use ? MOH
Kindly specify the content of the test packages and state the test which you are able to perform. In addition do you
URGENT Company needs third-party Analytical Chemistry Laboratory for recertification testing bonding primer in which the shelf is set to expire today. The manufacturer of the primer informed us that if we can get a third party Analytical Service to recertify the primer for another 30 days, then we won't have to dispose of it and can use it.
URGENT Large Industrial Machinery Company needs Materials Laboratory for impact, failure analysis and identification of the cause of filtration liquid turning yellowish with use of white felt bags used for filtrating liquids We need to understand the cause and if there's any impact to the liquids being filtered
Materials Laboratory needed for analysis of the variation in dielectric strength measurement and surface analysis of an aluminum substrate that has a dielectric and various graphic inks printed on one side. The surface needs to be analyzed for variation in thickness of the inks and dielectric across a section. Multiple samples need to be evaluated to determine the percent change in thickness across a set of samples. Also, each individual layer of graphic ink needs to be tested for dielectric strength. Each individual ink can will be printed on it's own aluminum sample.
Medical Device Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of Protective Clothing to the following standards: ASTM F1670/F1670M Standard Test Method for Resistance of Materials Used in Protective Clothing to Penetration by Synthetic Blood, ASTM F1671/ F1671M Standard Test Method for Resistance of Materials Used in Protective Clothing to Penetration by Blood-Borne Pathogens Using Phi-X174 Bacteriophage Penetration as a Test System, ASTM D882 Standard Test Methods for Tensile Properties of Thin Plastic Sheeting, ASTM F1342/ F1342M Standard Test Method for Protective Clothing Material Resistance to Puncture, ASTM D1004 Standard Test Method for Tear Resistance (Graves Tear) of Plastic Film and Sheeting
Laboratory needed to provide a quotation for testing that confirms pass/fail criteria for RoHS. Specifically, we are interested in identifying the following analytes: Lead, Mercury, Cadmium, Hexavalent Chromium, Polymbrominated Biphenyls, Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers, Bis(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate, Benzyl Butyl Phthalate, Dibutyl Phthalate, and Diisobutyl Phthalate.
URGENT Packaging Laboratory needed for testing product's packaging to ensure it adhere's to North American Child resistant packaging standards. (i) Canadian Standards Association Standard CAN/CSA-Z76.1-M90, entitled Recloseable Child-Resistant Packages, published January 1990, as amended from time to time,
(ii) European Standard EN 28317:1992, entitled Child-resistant packaging. Requirements and testing procedures for reclosable packages, as adopted by the European Committee for Standardization on October 30, 1992, recognized by the British Standards Institution, and effective February 15, 1993 and by the Association française de normalisation, and effective December 20, 1992, and which reiterates fully the international standard ISO 8317:1989, as amended from time to time, and
(iii) Code of Federal Regulations (United States), Tit
Laboratory needed for polymer testing to OECD guidelines to support regulatory submission including:
111 Hydrolysis as a Function of pH 117 Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water), High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) Method 120 Solution/Extraction Behaviour of Polymers in Water
Analytical Chemistry Laboratory needed for the following analyses in cigarette filter material:
Citrate analysis Determination of Diethylene glycol level Determination Of The Total Denier And Crimp Of Cellulose Acetate Tow Used As Filter Material Determination Of Finish Oil Content In Cellulose Acetate Tow By Soxhlet Extraction Determination of glycyrrhizic acid6Determination of glycerine, diacetate, propionate Determination of purity of liquid and/or dry materials Determination of titanium dioxide Determination of Ethanol, 2-Propanol, 1-Propanol, Ethyl Acetate, Isopropyl Acetate, 1-Methoxy-2-Propanol, Propyl Acetate, 1-Ethoxy-2-Propanol, Toluene, Ethyl Benzene, p-Xylene, o-Xylene Determination of Ethanol, Propylene Glycol, Menthol, Benzylic Alcohol And Glycerin In Solutions By Gc Softening Point For Hotmelt Adhesives Ash Tr
Healthcare manufacturer needs Microbiology Laboratory for Bacterial Suspension Testing using P. aeruginosa. Specifications are: Suspensions diluted to 10^-6 and 10^-7 in sterile saline, pour plated in 0.2 ml amounts in Trypticase Soy Agar and incubated 24-48 hours at 33C to 37C. T0: 4.3 x 10^7 7.6 x 10^8 CFU/ml T6: 4.6 x 10^7 7.6 x 10^8 CFU/ml
Materials laboratory needed for measurements on an anti-reflection coating on both external surfaces of a cemented doublet measured. The diameter of the doublet is 110mm, and the focal length 500m. The reflectance of the coatings is specified as < 0.2% at 632.8nm and normal incidence, whereas we measure > 0.4%. I am looking for measurements from an independent laboratory to convince the vendor to take the lens back.
Performance laboratory needed tor conducting a study to evaluate the resistance to radiation of a reusable thermal insulation pad. The resistance to radiation is conducted at a cumulative gamma radiation dose of 100 Mrad and evaluated for visible changes to sample after giving dose of 100 Mrad. Please feel free to ask any questions.
FDA registered and cGMP compliant analytical chemistry laboratory needed for latex and/or DEHP (Di Ethyl Hydroxy Phthalate) testing on rubber closures (stoppers) or syringe pistons used for injectable pharmaceuticals. We are not currently looking for a full extractable/leachable study, just the ability to test for the specific items.
Materials laboratory needed for ANSI and ASTM testing of liquid membranes to ANSI 118.10, For Load Bearing, Bonded, Waterproof Membranes for Thin-Set Ceramic Tile And Dimension Stone Installation, ANSI 118.12, Crack Isolation Test and ASTM E96-00, Standard Test Methods for Water Vapor Transmission of Materials
Materials laboratory needed for weathering and performance testing of coatings to determine which will preserve and protect the outdoor signs from graffiti and the sun the longest, a specific film laminate, or a spray coating such as AkzoNobel Autocoat BT LV650 ANTI-GRAFFITI. We can prepare a sample treated with each and send it to you IF you can test and tell us how long the sample will last outdoors.
Plastics laboratory needed for gamma ray irradiation and measurement of light transmittance in PET bottles used in food and beverages. For measurement of light transmittance, it must be measured at 540-550nm. CFU should be less than or equal to 10 for mould, yeast and aerobic bacteria. CFU should be less than or equal to 5 for coliform. CFU should be 0 for E. Coli.
ISO/IEC 17025 Automotive laboratory needed for resin testing to Mercedes Standard DBL 7384:2015: Supply Specification Coating of plastic parts in vehicle interiors including: As specified in Spec per following items: 7.13 Flame retardant properties 7.14 Odor test 7.15 Fogging test 7.15.1 Quantity of condensable substance 7.16 Thermal desorption analysis 7.16.1 VOC value 7.16.2 FOG value 7.17 Hot light aging
Laboratory needs technical service company for Temperature and Humidity Mapping Validation Studies of Stability Chambers and Refrigerator :
30/75 : 5 SHELVES (@5 points per shelf) 40 / 75 : 5 SHELVES (@ 5 Points per shef)
Please quote separate on doing temperature mapping for our fridge aswell .
There are 5 shelves in the fridge, and we need to place 5 data loggers on each shelf.
Please find the photo of the fridge attached.
Materials laboratory needed for ASTM bench mark testing of acrylic caulks. Tests needed include Application Rate v2 ASTM C1183 Boeing Flow ASTM D2202 Tack Free Time (TFT) ASTM C679 Shore A Hardness ASTM D2240 Tensile ASTM D412 Elongation ASTM D412 Modulus @25% ASTM D412 Modulus @50% ASTM D412 Modulus @75% ASTM D412 Modulus @100% ASTM D412 Weight Loss ASTM C1246 Volume Shrinkage ASTM C1241 QUV Chamber ASTM C793
Performance laboratory needed for ASTM and ISO testing of protective fabric used in coveralls to ASTM F2130, Standard Test Method for Measuring Repellency, Retention, and Penetration of Liquid Pesticide Formulation Through Protective Clothing Materials or iso 22608, Protective clothing Protection against liquid chemicals Measurement of repellency, retention, and penetration of liquid pesticide formulations through protective clothing materials A lab with ISO17491-4 capabilities would be welcomed.
Materials laboratory needed for flammability of industrial, coated textiles to two BS Specifications including: BS 7837:1996,Specification for flammability performance for textiles used in the construction of marquees and similar textile structures BS 5438:1989, Methods of test for flammability of textile fabrics when subjected to a small igniting flame applied to the face or bottom edge of vertically oriented specimens
Large consumer products company needs laboratory for ASHRAE compliance testing to ASHRAE 145.2-2011, Laboratory Test Method for Assessing the Performance of Gas-Phase Air Cleaning Systems: Air Cleaning Devices. Laboratory must have the ability to test low concentration formaldehyde challenge in standard.
Metallurgical laboratory needed for failure investigation of a failed metal plug stem that is a part of a Control Valve. It broke during operations, and we would like to have it tested, to see whether it is a manufacturing issue, or much more related to process.
Study required: 1. Ultrasonic test 2. Radiography test 3. Hardness test 4. Tensile test 5. Chemical analysis 6. Fractography test
And any other recommended test?
Kindly advise the procedures, lead time and other related information.
Medical Device laboratory needed for ISO pre-compliance filter testing on medical ventilation module in accordance with ISO 23328-1:2008 standard, Breathing system filters for anaesthetic and respiratory use Part 1: Salt test method to assess filtration performance The standard specifies a salt (NaCl) filtration challenge.
Metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of copper clad steel wire to two ASTM Standards including:
ASTM B227, Standard Specification for Hard-Drawn Copper-Clad Steel Wire
ASTM 228, Standard Specification for Steel Wire, Music Spring Quality which includes tension, torsion and wrap
ISO 17025 metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of copper tubes (diameter 8mm) to ASTM B577: 2016 - Standard Test Methods for Detection of Cuprous Oxide (Hydrogen Embrittlement Susceptibility) in Copper - Method A (or in according to standard ISO 2626: 1973 - Copper - Hydrogen embrittlement test) on some samples of copper tubes (diameter 8 mm).
Construction materials laboratory needed for physical testing of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Reinforcing Bar including 160 samples tested for durability in accordance with the following standards:
-AC320 (an acceptance criteria from ICC) -Conditioned for 1000 and 3000 hours using ASTM D 2247 -ASTM C 581 Standard Practice for Testing Water Resistance of Coatings in 100?% Relative Humidity
Materials laboratory needed for testing waterproofing membrane for 1 - hydrostatic head resistance (an independent test) required values: 70m (231ft), 2 - wet/dry cycling (an independent test) required values: no effect @ 25 cycles at 231ft, and 3 - adhesion to concrete (an independent test) 4 - technical properties testing per ASTM standards including mass per unit area, peel adhesion to concrete, hydrostatic pressure resistance, permeability, grab tensile strength, puncture resistance, low temperature flexibility, and water vapor transmission rate.
Packaging laboratory needed for ASTM testing of packaging material for cushioning curve of packaging materials by the ASTM D-1596 test method, Dynamic Shock Cushioning Characteristics of Packaging Material. This ASTM test method uses acceleration-time data achieved from dropping a falling guided platen assembly onto a motionless sample.
LONG-TERM TESTING Metallurgic laboratory needed for ASTM grain size testing on Ni 200 rolled sheet that has been cold worked in multiple operations to ASTM E112, Standard Test Methods for Determining Average Grain Size. We will require multiple analyses over an extended period of time.
URGENT Large corporation needs automotive laboratory for UN testing of coating tint used on windscreen/windshield to ISO 3537 Headform testing for automotive windscreen/windshield or UNECE R43, Uniform provisions concerning the approval of safety glazing materials and their installation on vehicles
URGENT TESTING Performance laboratory needed for ASHRAE testing of air filter to ASHRAE Standard 52.1-1992,Gravimetric and Dust-Spot Procedures for Testing Air Cleaning Devices Used in General Ventilation for Removing Particulate Matter or minimum efficiency rating value (MERV) per ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 52.2-2007, Method of Testing General Ventilation Air Cleaning Devices for Removal Efficiency by Particle Size
ISO 17025 certified analytical chemistry laboratory needed for OECD testing of phenol blocked polyisocyanate to the following OECD Guidelines for Chemicals:
OECD 107 - Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water): Shake Flask Method OECD 117 - Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water), HPLC Method OECD 123 - Partition Coefficient (1-Octanol/Water): Slow-Stirring Method
Materials laboratory needed for integrity / life expectancy testing of PVDF and Tedlar used in Supported Structure industry and Fabric Structure industry. The textiles are used in products that have a life expectancy of 20 years and need weathering verification over time that the textiles hold up to the elements like sun, rain, etc.
Materials laboratory needed for determination of optical transmission characteristics of red plastic lens resin used in laser receiver products. The optical transmission characteristics are important for this part so that it can filter sunlight while passing near IR laser wavelengths.
The study involves determination of the total transmissibility vs. wavelength for various red plastic lens samples. The wavelength range of interest is roughly 250-1250 nanometers (in 1 nm increments) at a minimum. A report shall be provided that includes the following at a minimum, test lab name, test date, test equipment used, test specimen condition, and graphical results of the optical transmission range, minimally including 250-1250 nm in 1 nm increments, for each sample
Packaging laboratory needed for various ASTM and ISTA testing of engineered parts packaging including 1) Free drop : Reference Specifications: ASTM D 5276 and ISTA 2A 2) Vibration : Reference Specifications: ASTM D 4728 and ISTA 2A 3) Shock : Free fall impact test 4) Compression : Reference Specifications: ASTM D 642 and ISTA 2A
LONG-TERM TESTING Plastics laboratory needed for acetaldehyde and viscosity testing of PET to 2 ASTM standards: for acetaldehyde according ASTM F2013-10 Determination of Residual Acetaldehyde in Polyethylene Terephthalate Bottle Polymer Using an Automated Static Head-Space Sampling Device and a Capillary Gas Chromatography with a Flame Ionization Detector and IV according ASTM 4603-96, Determining Inherent Viscosity of Poly(EthyleneTerephthalate) (PET) by Glass Capillary Viscometer
FDA GLP and EPA Industrial Hygiene laboratory needed for antimicrobial efficacy testing of a organo-silane antimicrobial agent against a variety of viruses including Norovirus, H1N1, Rotavirus and Ebola to demonstrate efficacy. The active antimicrobial ingredient is CAS 27688-52-6 at 0.75% concentration in an aqueous solution.
Mode of action : organo-silane is applied to a clean surface and allowed to dry. Active ingredient copolymer bonds to the treated surface forming a biostatic film that is bound to the surface. Organisms are attracted to the bound long chain molecule and cell walls are are disrupted by the long carbon chain (lyses) and electrically disrupted by a positively charged nitrogen ion.
LONG-TERM TESTING Microbiology laboratory needed for anti-viral testing of solution to treat a wide spectrum of viruses. Company would like to conduct some basic dish tests in which the reagent is applied to bellwether viruses, such as Influenza A & B, Norovirus, Enterovirus, and Equine Virus.
URGENT TESTING Laboratory needed for corrosion testing of metals to ISO 6509 on faucet shanks. ISO 6509-2:2017 specifies assessment criteria and provides guidance related to the corrosion type dezincification for the selection of copper alloys with a mass fraction of zinc >15 %, exposed to fresh, saline, or drinking water. The assessment criteria are based on the exposure tests detailed in ISO 6509
Large corporation needs mechanical laboratory for torque testing 65 mm socket wrenches with a 3/4 drive for torsional impact to be rated for impact wrench use. The torque spec for the application is 700 lb-ft, and impact wrenches used on these tools could be rated up to 1,350 lb-ft in reverse.
URGENT TESTING: Large corporation needs industrial hygiene laboratory for equipment cleaning validation study testing using Texwipe TX751 to test for the antibiotic telafloxacin; 84 swabs (maximum allowed is 200mcg per sample); and Texwipe TX714K to test for the cleaning agent Cip100 84 swabs (maximum allowed per sample of 200mcg)
Automotive parts manufacturers needs laboratory for accelerated againg of test oil sa including GC-MS headspace and GC-MS direct injection (after dilution by dichloromethane) 2 test oil sa) 0 days and after 7 days heat agingb) 0 days and after 7 days heat aging and 21 days heat aging
UK geology laboratory needed for clay testing for suitability for end uses as clay bricks, tiles, ceramics etc. Scope of testing to include:
Stage 1 An initial gradient firing on each borehole material (10 samples) to determine the firing temperature / colour related to each clay test piece after first milling to a suitable particle size range for clay brick manufacture. Stage 2 work scope The following tests will be carried out on the sample as received borehole material (10 samples): · Particle size distribution - to be determined using both the sedigraph and dry sieving method, to cover the full size range of particles from millimetres to microns. The results would be collated to provide a full particle size distribution. · XRF Analysis (with Loss on Ignition) - to be carried out to determine the bulk inorganic c
Electrical laboratory needed for inductor testing to AC + DC load life testing of three production lots
1 3 separate lots of 77pcs each 2 Chamber temp = 85°C 3 DC current 3A 4 AC ripple current ?1A (@400kHz) 5 Each lot test time = 96hrs
We would provide populated test boards with 60 inductors on each board as shown below; (20 parallel strings of 3 inductors in series) No parametric testing required, just the use of the temp chamber and the appropriate source(s) to ensure each inductor has 3A DC and 1A ripple current (@400kHz) We do not have the equipment to conduct this customer requested test battery. Can you help?
Electrical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of U-PVC cable ducts for shore hardness (type D) to ASTM D 2240, coeffecient of linear thermal expansion to BS 3505/ 3506/ ASTM D 696, insulation resistance at 60C to BS EN 50086 / BS EN 61386-1 IEC 60093, dielectric strength at 27C to BS EN 61386-1/ ASTM D 149, and specific heat to BS 3505/ 3506. Lab requested in the Middle East.
Electrical laboratory needed for electrical certification and acceptance testing of transformers, arresters, and switches including current transformers 72.5KV and 145KV MR 200-400-600-800-1000-1200/1/11/5; surge arrester 72.5 and 145 KV; central opening switch 72.5KV and 145 KV 3150 Amp; voltage transformer 72.5KV and 145KV; power switch tanks monopolar live tension for 145KV SF6 gas insulated; power switch tanks tripolar for dead tension 72.5Kv and 145KV SF6 insulated. China
Analytical chemistry laboratory needed for water testing for electrical conductivity, pH, total dissolved solids, total suspended solids, and trace minerals / pesticide / drug residues / impurities including potassium, sodium, magnesium, calcium, ammonium, ammonia, phosphorus, phosphate, bromine, chloride, sulphate, hydrogen sulphide, fluoride, nitrate, nitrite, silicon, colloidal silica, total silica, carbonate alkalinity, bicarbonate alkalinity, hydroxide alkalinity, lithium, boron, aluminum, titanium, vanadium, chromium, manganese, iron, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, arsenic, strontium, barium, rubidium, molybdenum, cadmium, cesium, lanthanum, lead, uranium, total mercury, tungsten, selenium, total organic carbon, cyanide, phenolic compounds, pesticide and organic residues, DDT, heptachlor and heptachlorepoxide, hexachlorobenzene, lind
ISO 17025 certified laboratory needed for OECD physical / chemical testing of solid materials and an octanol / water solution as per three OECD standard methods: OECD107 Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water): shake flask method , OECD 117 Partition Coefficient (n-octanol/water), HPLC method, and OECD123 Partition Coefficient (1-octanol/water): slow-stirring method
Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Manufacturer needs laboratory for microbiology and analytical chemistry testing of disinfectants / antiseptics / sanitizers to several BS EN standards including 1275:2005, 1276, 1500:2013, 1650:2008+A1:2013, 13623:2010,13697:2015, 13704:2002, 13727:2012+A2:2015, and 14348:2005
LONG-TERM TESTING Materials laboratory needed for ASTM & FED-STD textiles testing for non-fibrous and soluble materials content using soxhlet extraction procedure to FED-STD-191 and absence of detectable silicone grease and oil determined by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) analysis by sample extractions using ASTM D 1836
Polymers laboratory needed for thermal, dielectric, and insulating testing for properties of two components polyurethane resin according to the following standards:
Dielectric strength (50Hz -1mm) kV/mm - CEI 60243-1
Dielectric constant (100 Hz) - CEI 60250
Dissipation factor, tan delta (100 Hz) - CEI 60250
Volume resistivity (1000V) ohm.cm - CEI 60093
Thermal conductivity W/m.K - ISO 2585
Coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) (-25°C to 20°C) and (+55°C to +130°C) ISO 13359
Water absorption (23°C -24 hours) - ISO 62
EPA environmental microbiology laboratory needed for GLP disinfectant efficacy studies of antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal agent per OCSPP 810.2200 disinfectants for use on hard surfaces; Protocol 01-1A for self-sanitizing activity of dried chemical residues on hard, non-porous surfaces.