Recycled Plastics Identification ID Testing and Analysis Service

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Recycled Plastics Identification ID Testing and Analysis Service

Identify the post industrial or post-consumer plastic using our Plastic ID service at Associated Polymer Labs. We have over 30 years experience with plastics.

Using the latest Fourier Transform Infra-Red (FTIR) spectrometry technology we are able to quickly identify plastic types from the recycle stream.

  • Positive Plastic ID from your recycling
  • Identify the plastic prior to the purchase
  • Reduce the number of cases of material cross contamination during the recycling process
  • Contamination identification
  • Know what is in your mixed plastic

$35 for Plastic Identification Service

Plastic Identification using FTIR is $35 per sample, includes a single page summary report with the top 5 plastics found in FTIR spectra Libraries and Infrared Spectroscopy Interpretation with comments.

Do you have many samples for identification testing?

Number of SamplesCost each
Above 21$15

Submit your samples (Table spoon to ¼ cup is plenty) to the following address:

Associated Polymer Labs

453 County Route 45

Argyle, New York 12809

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Identify your recycled plastic for $35 Fast Service!!!

Do you have 20 colors of mixed plastic in a Gaylord? We can identify the plastics, each color is a sample.

We test your samples in order of submission, many samples are tested the same day they arrive and the summary report emailed. We can also send you a text message with the summary results.

Plastic Testing and Analysis Services

Ash testing and filler amount for $75; we can identify most filler types for $35 using FTIR analysis

Plastic Density - $29 each

Melt Flow Index (MFI) on Polyethylene is $29 each

Melt Flow Index on Polypropylene (230C) is $69 each

Melt Flow Rate (ASTM D1238) or Melt Volume Rate (ISO 1133) is $125 per sample.

Percent polypropylene in polyethylene by thermal analysis of plastics is $150 per sample.

Plastic Additive Analysis using GCMS (gas chromatography and mass spectroscopy) using a single solvent, choose from four basic solvents to extract the additives from the plastic. The price for GCMS additive analysis in plastic starts at $300 per sample. Includes a summary report. Best value in the plastics industry for identification of plastic additives in your product or competitor product. Typical turnaround time is 3 business days.

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