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Chemical characterization of materials and coatings

Chemical characterization of materials and coatings
Category: Tests
alarmPublication date: 17 October, 2019
alarmLast updated: 05 June, 2020

The Laboratory of Materials and Coatings (LMR) of LNEG is a specialized center in the fields of corrosion, degradation and anticorrosive protection of materials.

Within the chemical characterization of materials and coatings, the following tests can be carried out:

  • Chemical analysis by Fourier transform infrared absorption spectroscopy (FTIR)*
  • Chemical analysis by ultraviolet absorption spectroscopy (UV / VIS) *
  • Chemical analysis by potentiometry *

* Test not included in the scope of accreditation.


Cost upon request

Deadlines for the service

  • To carry out tests the time limit for submission of a quotation is 24 to 96 hours after request, depending on its extend/complexity;
  • Tests are initiated after acceptance of quotation and reception of samples or as agreed between parts;
  • The report is issued 10 days after the end of the tests. This period may be extended depending on the number of samples tested as well as on the number of tests carried out.