H.C. Starck says that its central laboratory, known to date as H.C. Starck Analytical Services, will become an independent company called ChemiLytics GmbH & Co KG.

The new company will remain part of the H.C. Starck Group. The test laboratory, which focuses on anorganic element analysis and powder characterisation has been credited for 23 years and has approximately 70 employees in an operative area totalling 7,500 m2. It covers a range of methods including classical element analysis, x-ray spectrometry and trace analysis in clean room conditions.

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