Bureau Veritas offers a wide range of capabilities for particle size distribution and composition

Particle Size Distribution (PSD) capabilities include methods such as laser diffraction (LD), mechanical dry sieve, wet sieve, combination of wet/dry/LD, hydrometer (sedimentation) method, PSD imaging by scanning electron microscopy (SEM). Composition of samples/particles can be determined by methods such as x-ray diffraction (XRD) analysis, whole rock analysis, and laser ablation ICP/MS.