facility + instrumentation
Our custom-designed laboratory is a state-of-the-art scientific testing and research facility, utilizing the most advanced technologies. The laboratory was built strictly for scientific laboratory testing, incorporating purposeful design and thoughtful layout. Merit works with the latest analytical instrumentation and laboratory equipment to ensure our clients receive the highest quality analytical data available.
By utilizing the latest instrumentation, Merit provides higher quality data, lower detection limits, and faster turnaround times. Merit continually invests in new laboratory instrumentation to capitalize upon analytical advances. Merit’s analytical chemists work with the latest automated analytical instrumentation to perform laboratory testing to support large projects, complex programs, and routine monitoring events.
Merit operates its laboratory using a customized Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). The LIMS is used to drive nearly all phases of analytical laboratory operations, including sample receiving, project scheduling, defining data quality objectives, sample preparation, analytical testing, quality, calculating data, and data reporting.