-Petrographic characterization of coals; exploration, production and export samples, including blends and the detection of oxidized coal.

-Experimental design for coal sampling and characterization to investigate problems in complex geological and/or coal use scenarios.

-Organic petrology of petroleum source rocks; maturity and organic matter type.

  Graphite polished perpendicular to layering

Graphite polished perpendicular to layering

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  Polished Salt crystals viewed with electron scanning microscope

Polished Salt crystals viewed with electron scanning microscope

 

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Acicular and plumose crystals of an opaque oxide mineral associated with devitrified vesicular igneous glass

Thermally altered dispersed organic matter

 

PRICING:

$40 USD For standard samples

$80 USD For samples requiring non-aqueous or multi-stage processing

$80 USD For preparation of coal samples for quantitative analysis, according to international standard methods for polished pellet preparation (e.g. ISO 7404-2).

Urgent work (results required within five working days) incurs a 50% surcharge

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