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Test Request 17-01502
Test Request 17-01490
PhD student needs geology laboratory for various volcanic rock analyses including chemical, SEM and isotopes analysis. The following specific tests are needed:
Volcanic rocks (age) K - Ar, 3 - 5 samples ( silicate analyses, macro/micro elements, REE ) - Ore mineralogy ( polish section, SEM, EM) - Isotopes for: ( 5 samples for each elements)Sulfur, Sphalerite, Galena, Pyrite,SideriteOxygenCarbonCalcite mono-mineral analysis.
Test Request 17-01312
Geology laboratory needed for elemental and heavy metals analysis of two ores from a new source including iron ore to >10 ppm, with % or ppm concentrations within 10% or so. I suggest XRF, ICP or a combination. In addition, from another source I have some heavy minerals concentrate and need to know all significant minerals present and their concentrations, including ppm of gold, if any.
Test Request 17-01283
Test Request 17-01176
Construction materials laboratory needed to conduct ASTM and AASHTO testing of asphalt binder to ASTM D2006 Method of Test for Characteristic Groups in Rubber Extender and Processing Oils by the Precipitation Method and AASHTO T 315-12, Standard Method of Test for Determining the Rheological Properties of Asphalt Binder Using a Dynamic Shear Rheometer (DSR)
Test Request 17-00971
Test Request 17-00970
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.
Test Request 17-00834
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
Test Request 17-00247
Microbiology Laboratory needed for ASTM or ISO biodegradability testing to ISO14855 Determination of the ultimate aerobic biodegradability of plastic materials under controlled composting conditions -- Method by analysis of evolved carbon dioxide or ASTM D5338 Standard Test Method for Determining Aerobic Biodegradation of Plastic Materials Under Controlled Composting Conditions, Incorporating Thermophilic Temperatures
Test Request 17-00128
Medical Device laboratory needed for ASTM and ISO product safety testing for evaluation of medical devices including toxicology, packaging and microbiology testing:
ASTM D7661-10, Standard Test Method for Determining Compatibility of Personal Lubricants with Natural Rubber Latex Condoms for compliance with latex and polyisoprene condoms.
ISO 10993-5 Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices-Part 5: Tests for in vitro cytotoxicity
ISO 10993-10 Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices-Part 10: Tests for irritation and skin sensitization
ISO 10993-11 Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices-Part 11: Tests for systemic toxicity
United States Pharmacopeia, National Formulary General Chapter <88>: Biological Reactivity Tests, In Vivo
USP <51> Antimicrobial Effectiveness Testing
USP <61> Microbiological Examination of Nonsterile Products: Microbial Enumeration Tests
USP <62> Microbiological Examination of Nonsterile Products: Tests for Specified Microorganisms
ISTA 3A: Packaged-Products for Parcel Delivery System Shipment 70 Kg (150 lb) or Less Shelf-life testing