Active Ingredient Analysis


Service Description

Active ingredient analysis using basic chemistry is often part of antimicrobial research and development.  Microchem offers active ingredient level determinations to support antimicrobial efficacy studies.

Competencies:

Microchem Laboratory performs routine active ingredient determinations to support efficacy testing of disinfectants, sanitizers, and sterilants.  The laboratory can determine concentrations of most active ingredients in high-level disinfectants and several actives in disinfectant formulations including:

  • Glutaraldehyde
  • Ortho-phthalaldehyde (OPA)
  • Sodium hypochlorite/hypochlorous acid
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • Quaternary ammoniums
  • Bromine
  • Chlorine Dioxide

Microchem also conducts method development and validation studies as requested by clients.  If your company would like to discuss chemical analysis, contact the lab.