Chemical and radiochemical analysis


Inductively Coupled Plasma - Optical Emission Spectrometer, Thermo-Fisher 6000iCAP (M07)

Trace chemical analysis of aqueous solutions, eg from waste form alteration experiments 

Thermo Scientific iCAP 6000
  • Detection limit of ppb – ppm depending on solution chemistry and analyte
  • Wavelength coverage 167 - 847 nm
  • Dual plasma observation for improved interference and matrix-handling
  • Autosampler for high throughput
  • Wide range of single and multi-element standards

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Ion Chromography Systems, Thermo-Fisher ICS 1100 (M07)

Trace chemical analysis of aqueous solutions, eg from waste form alteration experiments

ThermoFisher Scientific ICS-4000
  • Detection limit of ppt – ppm depending on solution chemistry and analyte
  • Autosampler for high throughput
  • Dedicated cation chromatography system
  • Dedicated anion chromatography system
  • Electrolytic suppression for low noise and drift, reduced background and lower detection limits

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Liquid Scintillation Counter, Hidex 300SL (M07)

Trace radiochemical analysis of aqueous solutions, eg from batch sorption experiments

Hidex 300SL
  • Triple to Double Coincidence Ratio (TDCR) technology for absolute activity measurement
  • Autosampler for high throughput
  • Separation of alpha and beta scintillation
  • Preset and fully programmable protocols / assay to user specifications
  • Typical limit of detection for H-3 in water- 17 Bq/l, 1 h counting time

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