Characterisation Laboratories for Environmental Engineering Research (CLEER)
A wide range of equipment for the preparation and analysis of chemical compositions of aqueous, solid, liquid and gaseous materials.
The facility also comprises standard laboratory glassware and laboratory bench space.
|Gas Chromatograph and Mass Spectrometer with an Automated Turbomatrix Headspace Sampler and Thermal Desorber||Perkin Elmer CLARUS 500 GC-MS||For analyses of organic compounds.|
|Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer Thermo X-Series||Thermo X-Series 1 ICP-MS||For elemental analyses of aqueous samples down to detection levels of part per trillion.|
|Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectrometer||Perkin Elmer Optima 2100 DV ICP-OES||For elemental analyses of aqueous samples.|
|Ion Chromatograph||Dionex ICS-2000 Ion Chromatograph||For analyses of aqueous cations and anions.|
|Mercury analyser||Leco Hg analyser AMA 254||For the analysis of mercury in solid and liquid samples e.g. coal samples.|
|Micro-gas chromatograph||Varian CP-4900||For quantiative analysis of light gases from hydrogen to C20 gases.|
|Microwave digestion system||Anton Parr Multiwave 3000||A preparation method for ICP analysis this machine uses high temperature acid digestion to solubilise solid samples.|
|Sulphur/Carbon analyser||Leco S/C analyser SC-144 DR||High temperature combustion method for analysis of total carbon and sulphur in solid samples.|
|Total Organic Carbon and Nitrogen analyser||Shimadzu||For analysis of total carbon and nitrogen in aqueous and solid samples.|
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