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Chemical Analysis is a state-of-the-art facility located just 40 minutes east of Melbourne.

Chemical Analysis is the most comprehensive contract analytical testing laboratory in the industry, with a large inventory of fully validated analytical instruments, ranging from routine to high end.

It occupies over 1500m2 of space and enables companies, universities and research organisations access to facilities and equipment seldom found in any private laboratory in Asia Pacific.

Our instruments include:

  • LC – Triple Quadrupole (QQQ)  Mass spectrometers (HPLC-MS/MS)
  • LC – Time of Flight (Accurate Mass) Spectrometer (HPLC-TOFMS)
  • LC – GPC/SEC
  • 23 HPLC Systems with DAD / UV / RI / Fluorescence / ELSD
  • Ion Chromatography (Cations and Anions)
  • GC – MS (EI / PCI / NCI)
  • GC with FID / TCD
  • GC with Headspace / SPME
  • 500 MHz NMR Spectrometer with LC-NMR capability
  • 300 MHz NMR Spectrometer
  • −70°C
  • −35°C
  • −20°C
  • 2-8°C
  • 25°C / 60% RH
  • 30°C / 65% RH
  • 30°C / 75% RH
  • 40°C / 75% RH
  • Photostability chambers
  • Customised storage conditions
  • Continuous temperature / RH monitoring system
  • On site back up power generator
  • ICP-OES and AAS
  • Karl Fischer titrator (volumetric and coulometric with oven)
  • Dissolution testing
  • Gravimetric analysis
  • Polarimetry, Refractometry
  • Melting point apparatus
  • FTIR, FTIR-ATR and UV spectroscopy
  • Total Organic Carbon (TOC) analyser
  • Conductivity meter
  • Fluorescence spectrophotometer
  • Disintegration, friability, hardness, thickness tester
  • Viscometer (brookfield and capillary)
  • Kjeldahl nitrogen digester
  • Fiske® 210 Osmometer
  • Sub-visible particle assessment for solutions (Particle Size Analyser, PSA)
  • Cytotoxic drug testing capability
  • Schedule 8 and 9 poisons license
  • Sterility Isolator with VHP generator
  • Endotoxin (chromogenic and turbidimetric) testing
  • Air sampler
  • Microbiology incubators