Material Research & Testing Centre
For your need on Testing, R & D Services on Rubber & Allied Products.
Chemical and Instrumentation Lab
Overview of the Services offered
State of the Art Facility
FTIR/ATR for all types of material including polymer identification.
TGA for compositional analysis, degradation temperature, volatile loss of rubber and allied material.
DSC for determination of Tg, Tm, Cure Kinetics, crystallinity of plastic material, Purity of rubber chemicals.
ICP for elemental analysis: More than 23 elements can analyzed both qualitatiely and quantitatively (PP8) apart from hazardous elements like As, Pb, Hg, Cd, Cr.
GPC (Gel permeation Chromatography) : Molecular weight determination of raw rubber and resins.
GC-MS-MS for identification of antioxidants, accelerator, plasticizers and polymers in rubber, ideentification of solvents in paints and adhesive & determination of hazardous components in all materials for REACH & ROHS compliance.
SEM-EDX for qualitative identification of element present in polymer matrix; characterization of polymer nanocomposites, morphological studies of polymer blends and failure analysis.
GC-FID for PAH (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, nitrosoamines, phthalates, purity of chemicals and solvents.
Low Temperature Tests : Low temperature brittleness and flexibility tests in gaseous medium, Liquid Media (methanol and dry ice as cooling medium), Low temp Retraction : TR10, TR30, TR50 and TR70.
Low temperature rigidity modulus T2, T5, T10 and T100.
Miscellaneous chemical tests for rubber raw materials.
Flammability testing as per national and international standard.