LAB facilities

Our lab contains a variety of instruments for analysis of environmental samples. We specialize in trace metals analysis (especially mercury) and per- and poly fluorinated alkylated substances in water, soil, sediment, and biological tissues.

Click picture to see: Clean Hands, Dirty Hands Trace-Metals Training Video by Amina Schartup

 

 

TRACE METALS

ORGANIC CONTAMINANTS

Thermo iCAP Q ICP-MS

 

Laminar flow hood and acid resistant hood

Agilent 6460 Triple Quadrupole LC-MS/MS with Flexcube online SPE & Parker NitroFlow lab generator

Offline SPE

Organic compounds extraction and preparation area

Tekran model 2700 Methyl Mercury Analyzer &

Tekran 2600 CVAFS Mercury Analysis System

 

Shimadzu TOC-L Total Organic Carbon Analyzer

Nippon direct mercury analyzer

Mettler Toledo XPE semi-microbalance

Branson 3800 sonicator

Thermo Precision 180 Series heated water bath

 

Sunderland Lab

Group Administrator: Brenda Mathieu

Address: 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA 02138

E-mail:  bmathieu [at] seas.harvard.edu

Phone: +1 (617) 496-5745

Fax: +1 (617) 495-4551