Accurate Chemical Analysis at Competitive Prices

Whether you need to ensure the grade or type of your raw material, or verify the composition of your end product, chemical analysis is essential for regulatory compliance. Chemical analysis is vital to understanding the quality and composition of materials used in products or processes in order to maximize resources and reduce waste. Anderson Laboratories can address a wide range of materials in various forms and provide fully documented analytical testing within 24 hours or the same day if required.

Request A Quote

Analysis Techniques

  • OES-Direct Spark (Optical Emission Spectroscopy)
  • OES-ICP (Optical Emission Spectroscopy-Inductively Coupled Plasma)
  • LECO Combustion Analysis
  • SEM-EDS (Scanning Electron Microscopy-Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy)
  • Portable XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence)

Industry Standards

  • ABS (American Bureau of Ships)
  • ANSI (American National Standards Institute)
  • ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
  • ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials)
    • ASTM A751
    • ASTM D1971
    • ASTM D1976
    • ASTM E415
    • ASTM E478
    • ASTM E572
    • ASTM E716
    • ASTM E1019
    • ASTM E1086
    • ASTM E1251
    • ASTM E1277
    • ASTM E1409
    • ASTM E1476
    • ASTM E1916
    • ASTM E1941
    • ASTM E2209
    • ASTM E3047
  • RR (Rolls-Royce)
    • RRU6

Materials Analyzed

  • Alloy Steels
  • Brazing Alloys
  • Carbon Steel
  • Cobalt Base Alloys
  • Copper, Brass, Bronze Alloys
  • Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Alloys
  • Ferro-
    • Chromium
    • Manganese
    • Molybdenum
    • Niobium
    • Phosphorus
    • Silicon
    • Titanium
    • Tungsten
  • Foundry Charge Materials
  • Gases in Metals
    • Nitrogen
    • Oxygen
  • Gold
  • Hard Facing Alloys
  • Hastelloy™
  • Inconel™
  • Iron & Iron Base Alloys
  • Lead
  • Magnesium
  • Monel
  • Nickel & Nickel Base Alloys
  • Silicon Carbide
  • Silver
  • Stainless Steel
  • Tin
  • Titanium
  • Tool Steels
  • Tungsten & Tungsten Base Alloys
  • Zinc

Other Services

Mechanical Testing

Our knowledgeable personnel can effectively measure mechanical properties through tensile, hardness, and impact testing on a wide range of materials and components quickly providing the data you need.

Chemical Analysis

Equipped with a variety of spectrographic and analytical equipment, we efficiently and accurately conduct chemical compositional analysis at competitive prices and fast turnaround times.

Weld Evaluation & Qualification

Staffed with certified welding inspectors, we ensure your welders and welding procedures meet third party, domestic, and international standards.

Failure Analysis

Leveraging years of experience and the broad industry knowledge of our material specialists and engineers, we identify factors related to failures and determine metallurgical and mechanical root causes.


Our skilled metallurgist and materials engineers are qualified to evaluate the microstructure and material condition of your product to a wide range of specifications using visual and image analysis techniques.

Salt Spray & Corrosion

Salt spray testing, including ASTM B117, for the finishing, painting, and plating industries. Corrosion testing and environmental simulations to determine durability and performance.

Specialty Testing

We’ll leverage the expertise and experience of our staff to meet your unique customized testing requirements to get the specified data you need.

Committed to Quality

At Anderson Laboratories we take pride in offering the highest quality, cost effective, timely answers to our customers’ material challenges. We are accredited to the International Organization for Standardization ISO/IEC 17025 through American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) and our management system, quality policies and business practices follow the process model and key elements of ISO 9001:2015. You can count on us for responsive customer service and reliable, accurate test results.

To learn more about our quality processes and testing procedures, contact our qualified team today.

Please use the Request a Quote form.

Committed to Quality