Vesta Lab

Years of experience in development projects for the minerals, mining and chemical industries

Vesta Lab provides analytical services for assessing minerals and inorganic materials, quality assurance, trouble-shooting and environmental control. Founded in 1992 as a spin off from KemaNord research laboratory in Ljungaverk, Sweden, Vesta Lab has years of experience in development projects for the minerals, mining and chemical industries. With highly skilled personnel and an extensive set of modern instruments, Vesta Lab can provide you with the analytical services you need in a quick efficient manner.

Lab services

At Vesta Lab, we offer the following services:

  • CHEMICAL ANALYSIS
    Elemental analysis using x-ray flourescence (XRF) - elements from Al to U, atomic absorption (AA), combustion methods to analyze C, N, S and O (Leco equipment)
  • PHYSICAL ANALYSIS
    Powder x-ray diffraction (XRD) for structural analysis and phase identification, particle size distribution for powders, surface area analysis, tap density, sieve optical microscopy
  • RHEOLOGICAL ANALYSIS
    Viscosity measurements of plastics and semi-solids up to temperatures of 250 degrees
  • ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS
    pH and conductivity measurements, Karl Fischer titration for trace water analysis, environmental sampling of flue gases, solid and liquid wastes

To learn more about Vesta Lab services, please contact:

Rune Ohrn
Folkets Husvägen 36
SE-840 10 Ljungaverk
Sweden
Lab: +46 691 161 250
Mobile: +46 70 515 91 75
Email: rune.ohrn@vestasi.com


Our lab services are accurate, precise and reproducible.