Analytical Lab

The analytical lab includes the following sample preparation and preservation equipment: a centrifuge, a thermoreactor, a wireless digestion system, a digestion block, a heating digester, a vacuum filtration pump, a maxi rotator, an open-air benchtop orbital shaker, a circulating water bath, fridges, freezers and incubators.

Analytical equipment includes a general-purpose balance, an analytical balance, a semi-micro balance, various microscopes, a microwave plasma atomic emission spectrometer (MP-AES) with a nitrogen generator, a handheld x-ray fluorescence spectrometer, a photometer, a UV-visible spectrophotometer, a FT-IR spectrometer with diamond ATR attachment, benchtop pH, temperature, conductivity, TDS and salinity meters, an organic elemental analyzer (CHNS analyzer), a portable dissolved oxygen and BOD meter.

Please refer to the Lab Fee Schedule for costs associated with using the Analytical Lab.

Analytical Lab


Labrador Institute

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000