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Physical Property and Wet Chemistry Testing

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Primera has an extensive number of instruments to support your analytical testing needs.

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Bruker XRPD Discovery D8

Polymorph form identification, Amorphous contents

Malvern Masterizer 3000

Measures the stress-strain relationship to understand the flow/deformation properties of a material

Protein Simple Microflow Imager (MFI)

Image-based Particle Analysis for Biopharmaceuticals

Malvern Zetasizer Nano

Fully automated nano particle sizing system


Liquid particle counter

Rheometer Anton Paar MCR 302

Measures the stress-strain relationship to understand the flow/deformation properties of a material

Brookfield Viscometers

Measures fluid viscosity at given shear rates

Tablet Disintegrator

The mechanical break up of a compressed tablet


Measures instrument color in various color scale systems including L-a-b color value and Gardner color value

Hardness Tester

Device that indicates the hardness of a material

USP Tapped Density Tester

The tapped density is an increased bulk density attained after mechanically tapping a container containing the powder sample. The tapped density is obtained by mechanically tapping a graduated measuring cylinder or vessel containing the powder sample.


A device for measuring the osmolality of aqueous samples


A device for determining the angular rotation or specific rotation of an optically active substance


An instrument that measures turbidity of suspensions

Thermo Nicolet FTIR with ATR

For spectrophotometric identification and structural characterization of materials per USP <197>

UV-VIS Spectrophotometer

Quantitative and qualitative technique for substances with UV absorption

Karl Fisher Titrators

Used to determine water content in a sample. Volumetric & Coulometric Titrators


Differential scanning calorimetry analysis provides insight into critical physical properties of materials by testing their response to heat.

Water Activity Meter

Measures availability of water for biological reactions

Conductivity Meter

Measures electrical conductivity of water or solutions

Microscope with Normal and Polarized Light

Particle count and visualization with electronic image capture, Anisotropy analysis of solid states under polarized light source

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