Chemical Analysis Department

Activated Carbon

  • ASTM D5832 – Volatile Matter
  • ASTM D2867 – Moisture
  • AWWA B-604 – Particle Size Distribution
  • AWWA B-604 – Iodine Number
  • AWWA B-604 – Effective Size
  • AWWA B-604 – Uniformity Coefficient
  • ASTM D2854 – Apparent Density
  • ASTM D6646 – H2S Breakthrough Capacity
  • ASTM D2866 – Total Ash
  • ASTM D3467 – Carbon Tetrachloride

Aggregates

  • ASTM C25 – Carbonate Content CaCOor MgCO3 Chemically
  • ASTM C289 – Potential Alkali Reactivity
  • NIOSH 7601 – Free Silica

Asphalt

  • ASTM D5 – Penetration 77°F
  • ASTM D36 – Softening Point
  • ASTM D92 – Flash Point, Cleveland Open Cup
  • ASTM D244 – Residue by Distillation
  • ASTM D113 – Ductility 77°F

Cement and Concrete

  • ASTM C150/C114 – Type I, II, III, IV, and V
  • ASTM C204 – Blaine Fineness (AASHTO T153)
  • ASTM C311 – Loss on Ignition (per temperature)
  • ASTM C279 – Acid Solubility
  • ASTM C494 – Chemical admixture for concrete IR analysis
  • AASHTO T-260 – Chloride Ion Content

Metals – Copper Alloys

  • EPA 200.7
    • Aluminum
    • Copper
    • Nickel
    • Phosphorus
    • Lead
    • Sulfur
    • Antimony
    • Silicon
    • Tin
    • Zinc

Soil Testing

  • ASTM C471 – Gypsum Potential
  • ASTM D2492M- Pyritic Sulfur Potential & Iron
  • ASTM D3987 – Soluble Salts
  • Cal Dot 422 – Chloride
  • Cal Dot 417 – Sulfate
  • SW 846-9045 – pH
  • ASTM G57 – Resistivity
  • EPA 418.1/9073 – Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons

Water, Waste Water, Water Leachables

  • ASTM D2036/SW 846-9010 – Cyanide (Free/Total)
  • ASTM D3761 – Fluoride
  • ASTM D3867/EPA 352.1 – Nitrate and Nitrite
  • EPA 120.1- Resistivity/Conductivity
  • EPA 413.1 – Oil and Grease
  • SM 203- Langlier Saturation Index
  • SM 314 B/EPA 215.2- Ca and Mg Hardness (EDTA)
  • SM 408- Chlorine Residual
  • SW 846-1110 – Corrosivity (NACE)
  • SW 846-9065/EPA 420.1 – Phenols
  • ASTM D1498 – Oxidation-Reduction Potential
  • EPA 200.7 – Metal in Water, Waste Water 6010B 6010A

Ferrous Alloys

  • Carbon
  • Manganese
  • Phosphorus
  • Sulfur
  • Silicon
  • Nickel
  • Chromium
  • Molybdenum
  • Boron
  • Iron
  • Tungsten
  • Cobalt

Aluminum Alloys

  • Copper
  • Iron
  • Magnesium
  • Manganese
  • Silicon
  • Titanium
  • Zinc
  • Aluminum

Nickel Alloys

  • EPA 200.7
    • Carbon
    • Cobalt
    • Chromium
    • Iron
    • Manganese
    • Molybdenum
    • Nickel
    • Phosphorus
    • Sulfur
    • Silicon
    • Vanadium
    • Tungsten

Coal Analysis

  • ASTM D409 – Hard grove Grind ability Index
  • ASTM D410 – Sieve Analysis
  • ASTM D2015 – BTU Per Pound
  • ASTM D2492 – Forms of Sulfur
  • ASTM D3172 – Proximate Analysis
  • ASTM D3174 – Ash
  • ASTM D5373 – Ultimate Analysis

Oil Analysis

  • ASTM D93 – Flash Point
  • ASTM D97 – Pour Point
  • ASTM D240 – BTU per Gallon
  • ASTM D323M – Reid Vapor Pressure
  • ASTM D445 – Viscosity
  • ASTM D974 – Neutralization Number
  • ASTM D4951 – Metals
  • ASTM D1298 – Specific Gravity
  • ASTM D1744 – Karl Fischer Water
  • ASTM D1552 – Sulfur (LECO SC432)

Paints

  • ASTM D1652 – Epoxy Content
  • ASTM D2074 – Total Amine
  • ASTM D2709 – IR Fingerprint
  • ASTM D3168 – Identification
  • ASTM D2369 – Volatile Content of Coatings

Trace Contaminant Testing – Nuclear Related

  • ASTM D516 – Sulfate
  • ASTM D1246 – Individual Halides
  • ASTM D3684M – Low Melting Point & Heavy Metals
  • NRC 1.36 – Thermal Insulating Materials for Leachable
  • (MIL-I-24244(SH))
    • Chloride
    • Fluoride
    • Silicate
    • Sodium

Polymers and Plastics

  • ASTM D3677 – Rubber Identification (IR)
  • ASTM E1252 – Qualitative IR Analysis
  • ASTM E2124 – Analysis of Components (IR)

Silicate Chemistry General (Slag, Stone, Shale, Limestone, etc.)

  • ASTM D4239- Sulfur in Lime
  • ASTM D3682M – Major & Minor Elements
    • Complete Silicon Dioxide
    • Aluminum Oxide
    • Iron Oxide
    • Calcium Oxide
    • Magnesium Oxide
    • Loss on Ignition
    • Sulfur Trioxide
    • Sodium Oxide
    • Potassium Oxide