Submitting a sample for analysis is quick and easy.
Follow these 4 simple steps:
2. Check Your identification reference matches on sample and submission form
3. Ensure Your sample is clearly labelled (check required sample size guidelines below) and in a secure, safe and suitably packaged container
4. Send Your sample and completed submission form directly to Elemental Microanalysis Ltd, 1 Hameldown Road, Okehampton, Devon. EX20 1UB UK
We will then send you your results however you prefer;
email, post or telephone.
Sample Size Guidelines
|Analysis Type||Test||Anticipated % / Ideal Sample Size||Limit of Detection (%)|
|<1%||1% to 5%||>5%|
|Organic||Total Organic Carbon||>100mg||>20mg||>5mg||0.01|
|Organic||Nitrogen / Protein||>300mg||>200mg||>100mg||0.03|
|Stable Isotope Ratio||C13 / C12 or N14 / N15||>25mg||>25mg||>25mg||N/A|
|Inorganic||Fe Base, Cu Base, Trace Elements, Minerals||>1g*||>1g*||>1g*||See Scope of Accreditation|
|Inorganic||Raw Material||>50g*||>50g*||>50g*||See Scope of Accreditation|
*Dependent on required procedure. Sample preparation can be performed by the Laboratory*