From our state-of-the-art environmental laboratories across the globe, Element's experienced chemists offer a specialized and routine inorganic analysis of soil samples providing high-quality data to our clients.
Our experts use the latest technologies and an array of analytical methods to deliver a comprehensive range of testing for inorganic compounds in soils, sediments, and wastes. Our capabilities cover a variety of compounds, including:
- Asbestos and asbestos-containing materials
- Available micro- and macronutrients (N, P, K etc.)
- Exchangeable cations
- Salinity and Conductivity
- Soil pH (alkalinity and acidity)
- Anions – Sulphate, chloride, nitrate, nitrite, cyanides
- Leachable fractions
The Element advantage
We are one of the world's leading independent specialist provider of environmental analytical services to environmental consultants, the waste industry, agricultural professionals, the environmental industry, and government bodies.
Our services are used to demonstrate compliance with regulatory requirements but also used to help make our environment a safer place to live. Our global laboratories are accredited to ISO/IEC 17025 globally and ISO/IEC 17020 within the UK, which ensures a high level of confidence in our data and is part of our comprehensive, reliable service.
To learn more about our analysis of soil for inorganic compounds, or to speak to one of our experts, contact us today.
Soil Nutrient Testing and Analysis
Element’s soil testing laboratories provide accurate soil nutrient analysis for the efficient application of the correct type and amount of fertilizer and manure required to obtain high yields.
Metals Testing for Soil and Water
Element’s experts conduct metals and heavy metals testing for water and soil using Inductively Coupled Plasma Spectroscopy (ICP Analysis).
Asbestos in Soil Testing
Element’s asbestos testing programs help to assess the potential presence of asbestos in soils, asbestos fibers, and any asbestos-containing materials that may cause harm to people’s health.
Soil Salinity and pH Testing
Element’s soil testing laboratory provides expert pH testing and salinity analysis to help farmers diagnose and manage problems associated with soil fertility.