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:

    • FDA
    • R&D
    • EPA

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.