PTL News

PTL at the US Power Plant Water Treatment Conference

Water is just one of many industries that turn to PTL for expert particle size and characterization testing. Water particulate is tested for many reasons including determining the characteristics for health and environmental purposes. Particle Technology Labs will

Quality Assurance and Methods Compliance

Regulatory Compliance

Regulatory compliance is a necessary aspect of quality control in nearly all industries including pharmaceutical, food and beverage, ceramics, petrochemical and more. To comply, companies turn to Particle Technology Labs to perform standardized testing governed by national and

PTL News

Particle Technology Labs Announces 25 Year Anniversary

Particle Technology Labs, the particle technology and research advisory company of choice for the world’s leading pharmaceutical, industrial, public sector and scientific organizations is celebrating their 25th anniversary this year. Since the beginning, PTL’s philosophy has been anchored

Particle Size

PTL and JAXA – Space Water Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis

Over the past twenty-five years, Particle Technology Labs has received tens of thousands of different sample types from all kinds of industries. From pharmaceuticals, to food, to municipalities, it would be a tough challenge to find a product

Physical Measurement

Dynamic Vapor Sorption System (DVS)

PTL’s newest instrument, the Surface Measurement Systems DVS Intrinsic is a highly sensitive, accurate means for determining the moisture sorption properties of a material. This can provide critical information on the stability, processing, performance, and storage of materials. The analysis is applicable to 

Image Analysis

Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)

Particle Technology Labs offers an encompassing array of particle size and characterization services, providing key information for research, formulation and manufacturing purposes across many different industry segments. When it comes to imaging sample materials, Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) is one

PTL News

Particle Technology Labs & Engineers Without Borders USA Provide Water to Villagers in Sabhung, Nepal

Particle Technology Labs is very proud to announce a recent contribution to an Engineers Without Borders USA project. Engineers Without Borders USA is an organization which works with developing communities around the world to empower them to sustainably

Chorthip “Chip” Peeraphatdit and our Micromeritics Tristar II 3020.
Pore Size

Surface Area and Porosity Analyses Available at PTL

The value of knowing the surface area and porosity of a material cannot be underestimated. Surface area affects the dissolution rate in powders, including pharmaceuticals, as well as the adsorption rate of filtration and purifying materials such as

Laser Diffraction

Problems in Particle Size: Laser Diffraction Observations

KEY POINTS The following key points are discussed: It is important that the results generated by a particle size analysis are thoroughly understood in the context of their appropriate application. The identification and correction of problems encountered in