Instrumentation

Paradigm Environmental Services, Inc. is a full-service environmental laboratory specializing in environmental chemistry, asbestos, lead-based paint, and consumer products testing. We routinely sample and analyze a wide range of materials, including hazardous/solid waste, industrial waste-water, contaminated soils and ground water, building materials, and consumer products.

  • Olympus Compound Microscopes capable of both Polarized Light and Phase Contrast Microscopy, Model BH-2.
  • Olympus Stereo Microscopes with 7x-40x Magnification, Model SZ.
  • Thermolyne Muffle Furnace, Model 48000.
  • JEOL TEM 100CX Electron Microscope with EVEX EDX detector
  • Hitachi TEM 100CX Electron Microscope with EVEX EDX detector
  • Perkin-Elmer FIMS-100 mercury analyzer with AS-90 autosampler
  • Perkin-Elmer Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) – Model 3300DV with AS-90 autosampler
  • Agilent Series II Gas Chromatograph, Model 6890 with Agilent MSD, Model 5973 Agilent 7683 Autosampler
  • Agilent Series II Gas Chromatograph, Model 6890 with Micro ECD, Agilent 7683 Autosampler
  • Thermo Trace GC, DSQ Mass Spectrometer, Entech 7032A-L Autosampler, Entech 7100 Preconcentrator, Entech 4600 Dymanic Diluter, Entech 3100A Canister Cleaner, Barnstead International 3513 Oven
  • Hewlett-Packard (HP) Series II Gas Chromatograph, Model 5890 with HP Auto Sampler, Model 7673A and Electron Capture Detector, Model 5971A; DOS Chemstation; and HP Vectra 486 computer.
  • HP Series II Chromatograph with Chemstation, Model 5890; Flame Ionization Detector, HP Autosamplers, Model 7673AAgilent Series II Gas Chromatograph, Model 6890 with HP MSD, Model 5973, Enviroquant Data system, EST Enchon Purge & Trap, EST 8100 Autosampler