Our Equipment

Dispersion Equipment

Ultrasonic Homogenizer (Hielscher Ultrasonics GmbH)

  • Ultrasonic equipment suitable for low-viscosity and waterborne materials,
  • Capacity 400 W, working frequency 24 kHz.

Three Roll Mill (EXAKT)

  • Dispersion using high shear strength,
  • Suitable for high-viscosity materials.

High Pressure Homogenizer (Niro Soavi S.p.A.)

  • Dispersion at very high shear strength by passing through a jet,
  • Yield10 l/hr., maximal pressure 1500 bar.


  • Pearl mill for continuous dispersion and fine wet processing of materials with low viscosity and solids content,
  • Final size of particles is in micro or nano dimension.

DYNO®-MILL MULTI LAB (Willy A. Bachofen AG)

  • Pearl mill for dispersion and wet milling,
  • Containers 0.15 and 0.30 liters are usable for discontinuous operations,
  • Containers 0.15, 0.60 and 1.40 liters are usable for continuous operations.

Dispergátor Ultra-Turrax T 45

  • Dispersion using high shear strength,
  • Suitable for low-viscosity materials,
  • Output 10 000 RPM.

AFM (Atomic Force Microscopy)

  • Enables three-dimensional imaging of surfaces for determining size and shape of nanoparticles, including the degree of their dispersion in the polymer,
  • Dimension Icon® device with the ScanAsyst™ module from Veeco/Bruker,
    • Nanoindentation –
    • Local hardness of the material is determined with a lateral resolution of 30 nm by pushing a diamond tip into the material,
    • Wide range of measured hardness – from hydrogel to sapphire,
    • Direct connection with an optical microscope and an atomic force microscope enables searching for defects in tested material.

Determination of Particle Size and Their Distribution in Colloidal Dispersion

  • Dynamic light scattering, 90Plus/BI-MAS instrument with Zeta potential measurement, measurement range 1 nm-3 μm (Brookhaven Instruments Corporation, USA),
  • X-ray disc centrifuge system (XDC method), BI-XDC Particle Sizer (Brookhaven Instruments Corporation, USA), measuring range 5 nm to 100 μm.

Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA)

  • Determination of physical and chemical properties of material depending on the temperature in a precisely regulated atmosphere,
  • Instrument TGA Q500 (TA Instruments).

Infrared Spectroscopy

FT-IR spectrometry Nicolet Impact 400D a Nicolet 6700
FT-IR microscope Nicolet Continuum

  • Identification of polymers and related substances,
  • Determination of composition of polymer-based products,
  • Identification of contaminants on a surface of various components,
  • Study of reaction kinetics.

Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)

Agilent 8890 GC a Agilent 5977B MSD System including head-space a solid phase microextraction (SPME)

  • Identification and quantification of volatile organic compounds (VOC) in liquid and solid materials,
  • Identification of the causes of the smell,
  • Determination of the purity of solvents and monomers.

Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

Liquid chromatograph Agilent 1260 Infinity II with diode array detector

  • Determination of organic substances (residual monomers and additives in polymers, extracts from solid substances),
  • Characterization of oligomers and synthetic resins.

Gel Permeation
Chromatography (GPC-SEC)

Liquid chromatograph Waters Alliance e2695 Separations Module with 2414 Differential Refractometer Detection

  • Determination of molar mass distribution with column calibration using standards,
  • Study of the running of polymerization reactions and degradation of polymers,
  • Determination of low molecular weight additives in polymers,
  • Evaluation of production reproducibility.

Multiangle Light Scattering (MALS)

Photometer DAWN from Wyatt Technology

  • Determination of absolute molar mass and radius of gyration,
  • Determination of the second virial coefficient (thermodynamic quality of solvents),
  • Determination of molar mass distribution,
  • Determination of branching and conformation of polymers.

Online Viscosity Detection for Gel Permeation Chromatography

Viscometer ViscoStar from Wyatt Technology

  • Determination of branching and conformation of polymers,
  • Determining the constants of the Mark-Houwink equation.

Capillary Viscometry

Capillary viscometers Ubbelohde

  • Determination of internal viscosity (limiting viscosity number),
  • Determination of molar mass,
  • Characterization of the thermodynamic quality of solvents.

Asymmetrical Flow Field-Flow Fractionation (A4F)

Instrument Eclipse NEON from Wyatt Technology

  • Determination of molar mass distribution up to ultra-high molar mass values,
  • Size distribution of nanoparticles and nanogels.


Viscometers Brookfield

  • Determination of dynamic viscosity.

Reometer DHR-2 (TA Instruments)

  • Determination of dynamic viscosity and its dependence on shear rate or temperature,
  • Study of rheology of materials using different geometries (cone-plate, plate-plate, cylinder-cylinder).

Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)

DSC Q2000 (TA Instruments)
Discovery DSC 2500 (TA Instruments)

  • Determination of heat flow as a function of temperature or time,
  • Provides quantitative and qualitative data on endothermic and exothermic processes of materials during physical transitions,
  • Evaluation of material properties such as glass transition temperature, melting, crystallization, heat capacity, hardening process, oxidation behavior and thermal stability,
  • Temperature range from -80 °C to 400 °C.

Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA)


  • Determination of dynamic mechanical properties,
  • Method of stressing – three-point bending, tension,
  • Frequency up to 100 Hz, force 1–10,000 mN, heating rate up to 10 °C/min, temperature range from laboratory temperature to 600 °C.

DHR-2 (TA Instruments)

  • Determination of dynamic mechanical properties,
  • Method of stressing – torsion, tension,
  • Frequency up to 100 Hz, torsion force 2 nN·m–200 mN·m, normal force up to 50 N, heating rate up to 60 °C/min, temperature range from ‑50 °C to 600 °C.

Thermomechanical Analysis (TMA)


  • TMA analyzer equipped with an expansion and penetration probe,
  • Measurement of the coefficient of linear thermal expansion in the temperature range -90 °C-+800 °C.

Mass and Volume Melt Flow Index (MFI)

Plastometer (Tinius-Olsen)

  • Determination of the mass and volume index of the melt flow of thermoplastics.

Universal Testing Machines (UTM)

Zwick/Roell Z050

  • Universal testing machine for testing mechanical properties (tensile, bending),
  • Equipped with 50 kN with contact extensometer.

Adamel-Lhomargy DY 36

  • Universal testing machine for testing mechanical properties (tensile, bending, pressure),
  • Equipped with a set of strain gauges 10 N, 100 N, 2 kN, 10 kN, 100 kN,
  • Possibility of connecting a temperature chamber for tests in the temperature range -90 °C-+250 °C.

Optical Extensometer


  • Equipment for 3D optical deformation measurement and scanning.

CHARPY Method – Determination of Impact Strength

CEAST 6545

  • Impact hammer for impact toughness tests by the Charpy method,
  • Equipped with a set of impact hammers 2 J, 4 J, 7.5 J, 15 J, 25 J.

Flammability Testing

TF328 (Testex)

  • Chamber for testing the flammability of materials,
  • Tested specimen in a horizontal or vertical position exposed to the specified flame.

Hardness Testers

Digital hardness tester (INNOVATEST)
Digital hardness tester (Mitutoyo)

  • SHORE hardness measurement,
  • Measuring the depth of indentation of a specified tip pressed into a sample of material under specified conditions,
  • Type D hardness testers.


Laboratory microscope BX51 (OLYMPUS)

  • For observation in transmitted light, allows you to observe objects in magnification from 50x to 1000x.