Laboratory


VISAKHAPATNAM Laboratory


1.Metals, Minerals & Ores
Commodity
Parameters
Copper / Zinc / Lead Concentrate Major Elements in Respective Ferro Alloys 

Minor Elements: Carbon, Sulphur, Phosphorous, Silicon, Copper, Titanium, Vanadium, Manganese, Calcium, etc.
Ferro Vanadium
Ferro Manganese
Silico Manganese
Ferro Molybdenum
Ferro Silicon
Ferro Titanium
Iron and Steel (Pig Iron, Cast Iron, Carbon Alloy Steel, Steel, etc.) Silicon, Carbon, Phosphorous, Sulphur, Manganese, Chromium, Nickel, Molybdenum, Copper, etc.
Bauxite, Clays, Refractories, Dead Burnt Magnesite, Fluorspar & Feldspar Alumina, Iron Oxide, Silica, Calcium Oxide & Loss on Ignition
Lime Stone, Burnt Lime, Dolomite, Iron Ore, Manganese Ore, Chrome Ore, Concentrate & Mineral Gypsum Major Elements in Respective Ores
Calcium Oxide, Magnesium Oxide, Ferric Oxide, Silica, Manganese, Titanium Oxide, Phosphorous, Sulphur, Loss on Ignition, Moisture, etc.
Quartz, High Silica Sand and Micro Silica Loss on Ignition, Silicon, Iron Oxide & Alumina
Gunmetal, Brass, Bronze & White Metal Lead, Zinc, Tin & Copper
Zinc Dross/ Aluminium Metal/ Aluminum Dross/ Alumina Zinc & Iron/Aluminum/ Alumina, Silica / Alumina, Silica & Iron
Lead Ore & Concentrates Lead, Silica, Iron, Moisture, TML & FMP.
Zinc Ore & Concentrates Zinc, Iron, Sulphur, Moisture, TML & FMP.
Vanadium Pentoxide Vanadium, Silica, Phosphorous, Sulphur, Alumina, Iron Oxide & Titanium Oxide
Molybdenum Ore & Molybdenum Oxide Molybdenum, Phosphorous, Copper, Sulphur, Silicon & Carbon, Moisture, Iron Oxide, Moisture, TML & FMP
Latterite Loss on Ignition, Silica, Iron Oxide, Alumina and Calcium Oxide.
Iron Ore, Hematite & Rutile
Iron, Silica, Alumina, Titanium Dioxide, Phosphorus, Sulphur, Manganese, Moisture, FMP & TML.
2.Vegetable Oils
Commodity
Parameters
Crude Palm Oil Free Fatty Acid, Peroxide Value, Moisture, Insoluble Impurities & Volatile Matter, Colour, Refractive Index, Saponification Value, Un-Saponification Matter, Melting Point, Cloud Point, Flash Point, Iodine Value, Density, Temperature Co-efficient Factor, Bleachability, Cold Acetone Insolubles, Petroleum Ether Insoluble Impurities, Chlorides, Contamination / Adulteration Tests of Cotton Seed Oil, Sesame Oil, Mineral Oil, Hydrocyanic Acid, Linseed Oil, Argemone Oil and Castor Oil, Lecithin and Gardner Break Test, Beta Carotene, Moisture by KFR
Refined Palm Oil
Crude Palm Olein
RBD Palm Olein
Palm Fatty Acid Distillate
Crude Sunflower Oil
Crude Soya Bean Oil
Refined Soya Bean Oil
Refined Sunflower Oil
Nuts & Seeds Oil Extraction, Free Fatty Acid & Moisture
Note: Similar Oils like Rapeseed Oil, Ground Nut Oil, Gingili Oil, etc. can also be analysed for the required parameters
3.Chemicals
Commodity
Parameters
Caustic Soda
Silica, Alumina, Iron Oxide, Calcium Oxide. Magnesium Oxide, Manganese Oxide. Water Soluble and Loss on Ignition
Yellow Ochre Silica, Alumina, Iron Oxide, Calcium Oxide. Magnesium Oxide, Manganese Oxide. Water Soluble and Loss on Ignition.
Styrene Monomer Density
Burnt Lime 8 Hydrated Lime Available Lime, Total Lime, Loss on Drying. Phosphorus, Sulphates & Silica.
Cement & Gypsum Loss on Ignition, Silica, Iron Oxide, Alumina. Calcium Oxide, Magnesium Oxide, Sulphur, Phosphorus, Alkalies and Sulphates.
Water and Effluents pH, Conductivity. Total Dissolved Solids, Phenolpthanelin Alkalinity Methyl Orange Alkalinity, Total Hardness Calcium Hardness, Magnesium Hardness, Chlorides, Sulphate, Iron, Silica, Nitrate, Manganese. Phosphate, Chemical Oxygen Demand (and a few Trace Metals) depending upon requirement and nature of samples.
Industrial Chemicals Like:-Formaldehyde. Sodium Sulphite, Bleaching Powder, Sulphuric Acid, Sodium Chloride, Foam Compound, Calcium Nitrate, etc. Mostly for purity and incidental requirements depending upon available facilities and methods.
Phosphoric Acid Purity, Iron, Density etc.
Oganic Solvents (Methanol, Isopropyl Alcohol, Acetone, Toluene, Benzene, etc.) Purity & Traces of other residual organic solvents (if specified) By Gas Chromatograph
4.Feed Stuff & Food Products
Commodity
Parameters
Rice Bran/ Soya Bean Meal
Moisture, Oil Content, Crude Fibre, Protein, Sand & Silica, Urease Activity and Castor Husk
Wheat, Rice (Non Basamati) & Dal(s) Physical Parameters, Moisture, Ash and Protein
Sugar Moisture, Ash and Solubility
Molasses Density Degree in Brix, Total Sugars as Invert, Reducing Sugars, Sulphated Ash, Ash & Sucrose
Atta (Wheat Flour) Moisture, Gluten, Acidity, Granularity, Alcoholic Acidity, Crude Fiber, Acid Insoluble Ash and Total Ash.
5.Fertilisers
Commodity
Parameters
Di - Ammonium Phosphate
Moisture, Water Soluble Phosphates, Neutral Ammonium Citrate Soluble Phosphates, Total Phosphates, Total Nitrogen, Ammonical Nitrogen & Total Nitrogen in the form of Urea.
Muriate of Potash Moisture, Potassium as K2O, Calcium Chloride, Magnesium Chloride, Sodium Chloride and Water Insolubles
Urea Moisture, Total Nitrogen, Biuret, Free Ammonia, Residue on Ignition, pH of 10% Solution and Iron.
Rock Phosphate Total Phosphates, Silica, Calcium Oxide, Fluoride Iron Oxide & Alumina.
Single Super Phosphate and Triple Super Phosphate Moisture, Free Phosphoric Acid, Water Soluble Phosphates and Total Phosphates
6.Fuels
Commodity
Parameters
Coal & Coke
Total Moisture, Inherent Moisture, Ash, Volatile Matter, Fixed Carbon, Sulphur, Phosphorus & Gross Calorific Value
Coal, Coke Ash Analysis Silica, Iron, Alumina, Manganese, Alkalies, Calcium Oxide, Magnesium Oxide & Titanium.
Petroleum Coke (Raw & Calcined) Petroleum Coke (Raw & Calcined) Ash, VM, Moisture, Sulphur, Manganese, Silica, Iron & Vanadium.
Bio - Diesel
Acid Value, Viscosity, Flash Point, Water Content, Iodine Value, Alkalies (Na+K), Phosphorus, Carbon Residue, Ash, Sulfated Ash.

Mono-Glyceriods, Di-Glyceriods, Tri-Glyceriods, Free Glycerin, Total Glycerin & Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAME'S) by Gas Chromatograph.