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Renewable Resources Laboratory


Accredited as a Testing Laboratory in Physics and Chemistry areas related to waste water, according to INN-SISS agreement of the National Accreditation System INN under the regulation NCh-ISO 17025-2005.

The LRR provides analysis, implementation of analytic methods and consultancy in solving problems related to industrial sector, offering multiple services of chemical analysis both general and specialized. The LRR has a suitable infrastructure and a wide range of equipment, such as: 

  • Atomic Absorption spectrometer.
  • FIMS mercury analyser.
  • AOX Analyzer.
  • Gas chromatograph with electron caption detector (ECD), flame ionization detector (FID) connecter to headspace.
  • High Performance Liquid Chomatograph (HPLC), with UV detectors, refractive index, fluorescence, conductivity with ionization suppression, pulsed amperometric detector.
  • SEED Equipment.
  • Gas Chromatograph with a mass detector and headspace sampler.
  • Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) and microspectroscopy, range 400cm-1 to 4000cm-1.
  • Near infrared spectroscopy for solid samples, range 4000cm-1 to 10000cm-1.
  • Elemental analyzer with thermal conductivity detector.
  • Ultraviolet-visible spectrophotometry.
  • Dynamic Mechanic Analyzer (DMA)

Contact: Susana Casas Valenzuela.

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Barrio Universitario s/n, Edificio Centro de Biotecnología
Fono: +56 (41) 2203850, Fax: +56 (41) 2207310, E-mail: cbudec@udec.cl