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Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Development Services

EAG brings unparalleled expertise to the development and commercialization of small molecule drugs, biopharmaceuticals, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), drug-device combination…

EAG brings unparalleled expertise to the development and commercialization of small molecule drugs, biopharmaceuticals, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), drug-device combination products and other therapies. From designing IND-enabling studies to delivering full CMC analytical and QC support, we join your R&D team as a true partner. EAG scientists take time to understand both your commercial goals and the unique characteristics of your compound. We provide expert guidance to balance regulatory expectations with expediency and cost, and approach technical challenges with flexibility and resolve.

Materials Testing & Analysis

When it comes to understanding the physical structure, chemical properties and composition of materials, no scientific services company offers the breadth of experience, diversity…

When it comes to understanding the physical structure, chemical properties and composition of materials, no scientific services company offers the breadth of experience, diversity of analytical techniques or technical ingenuity of EAG. From polymers to composites, thin films to superalloys—we know how to leverage materials sciences to gain a competitive edge. At EAG, we don’t just perform testing, we drive commercial success—through thoughtfully designed investigations, technically superior analyses and expert interpretation of data.

Environmental Testing & Regulatory Compliance

Having helped develop the test methods that shape current regulatory guidelines, EAG chemists, biologists and toxicologists have evaluated the environmental impact of thousands of…

Having helped develop the test methods that shape current regulatory guidelines, EAG chemists, biologists and toxicologists have evaluated the environmental impact of thousands of active ingredients and formulations—from pesticides and pharmaceuticals to industrial chemicals and consumer products. Whether you are exploring “what if” scenarios, registering a new active ingredient or formulation, responding to a data call-in or seeking to understand the latest guidance, turn to EAG for technical excellence, sound advice, GLP-compliant study execution and expert interpretation.

Microelectronics Test & Engineering

Whether connecting the internet of things, guiding surgical lasers or powering the latest smart phone, integrated circuits and microelectronics touch nearly every aspect of human…

Whether connecting the internet of things, guiding surgical lasers or powering the latest smart phone, integrated circuits and microelectronics touch nearly every aspect of human life. In the world of technology, innovation and continuous improvement are imperatives—and being able to quickly and reliably test, debug, diagnose failures and take corrective action can make the difference between a doomed product launch and building a successful global brand. EAG offers you the world’s largest and most diverse collection of specialized analytical instrumentation, capacity to perform a variety of microelectronic tests in parallel, and the multi-disciplinary expertise required to draw true insight from data.

Custom Synthesis & Radiolabeling

No contract service provider has more experience performing custom synthesis and producing isotopically labeled compounds to support product development in life science, chemical…

No contract service provider has more experience performing custom synthesis and producing isotopically labeled compounds to support product development in life science, chemical and related industries than we do. From 14C and 3H radiolabeled clinical trial materials synthesized under cGMP, to stable-labeled active ingredients for metabolism and environmental fate/effects testing, turn to EAG. We have extensive experience with multi-step and other complex synthesis projects, and our comprehensive, in-house analytical services ensure quick turnaround of purity and structural confirmation.

Crop Biotechnology & Development

EAG combines biotechnology and protein characterization expertise with more than 50 years' experience analyzing chemical compounds in plant and environmental matrices to address…

EAG combines biotechnology and protein characterization expertise with more than 50 years’ experience analyzing chemical compounds in plant and environmental matrices to address the growing needs of the biotechnology crop industry. We offer a wide range of techniques required to fully characterize the event insertion and expressed proteins, as well as the various studies required to confirm the food, feed and environmental safety of products that represent the trait. From early-stage protein confirmation to GLP-compliant EDSP and allergenicity testing, we help you make faster, more informed development decisions and comply with evolving global regulations of genetically engineered crops.

Litigation Support & Expert Testimony

When you need solid science and investigative engineering to address product failures, inform legal strategy, protect intellectual property or address product liability disputes,…

When you need solid science and investigative engineering to address product failures, inform legal strategy, protect intellectual property or address product liability disputes, turn to EAG. We’ve provided technical consulting, analysis and expert testimony for hundreds of cases involving the aerospace, transportation, medical device, electronics, industrial and consumer product industries. Our team of experts understands the legal process and your need for responsiveness, effective communication, scientifically defensible opinion and confidentiality. From professional consulting to data review to trial preparation and expert witness testimony, ask EAG.

Techniques

Chromatography

Using an array of advanced separation techniques and innovative technology, we conduct highly precise analytical chromatography for various industries. Whether you want a closer…

Using an array of advanced separation techniques and innovative technology, we conduct highly precise analytical chromatography for various industries. Whether you want a closer look at the purity of your pharmaceutical or need to better understand an agrochemical’s components, EAG has the expertise to separate and evaluate any compound.

Mass Spectrometry

Need to evaluate the molecular structure of a compound or identify its origins? EAG knows how. With state-of-the-art tools, we can separate, vaporize and ionize the atoms and…

Need to evaluate the molecular structure of a compound or identify its origins? EAG knows how. With state-of-the-art tools, we can separate, vaporize and ionize the atoms and molecules in almost any pure or complex material to detect and obtain mass spectra of the components. We rely on decades of experience in mass spectrometry to provide our clients with precise analyses and the best detection limits.

Imaging

EAG is a world leader in high-resolution imaging down to the atomic level. We offer unmatched analytical know-how, generating extremely detailed surface and near surface images…

EAG is a world leader in high-resolution imaging down to the atomic level. We offer unmatched analytical know-how, generating extremely detailed surface and near surface images for various industries, from consumer electronics to nanotechnology. Using state-of-the-art equipment and innovative techniques, we conduct expert imaging to aid in failure analysis, dimensional analysis, process characterization, particle identification and more. If you want to investigate a material with angstrom scale resolution, you can count on EAG to get the job done quickly and precisely.

Spectroscopy

EAG offers a vast array of spectroscopic techniques to clients in various industries, from defense contractors to technology pioneers. We combine unparalleled expertise and…

EAG offers a vast array of spectroscopic techniques to clients in various industries, from defense contractors to technology pioneers. We combine unparalleled expertise and methodology with cutting-edge technology to analyze your organic, inorganic, metallic and composite materials for identification, compositional, structural and contaminant information. Whether you need expert spectroscopic analysis to improve your production process or to surmount a technical challenge, EAG is up to the task.

Physical/Chemical Characterization

Need to identify your unique material? Want to analyze the thermal properties of a sample, or measure the success of a process step? If it has to be done quickly and it has to be…

Need to identify your unique material? Want to analyze the thermal properties of a sample, or measure the success of a process step? If it has to be done quickly and it has to be done right, you can count on EAG. We offer a range of adaptable techniques and innovative methods to evaluate the physical and chemical characteristics of any compound. Our highly precise testing and analytical services will improve your production process, expedite R&D and help you conquer any technical challenge.

About

A Global Scientific Services Company

One of the most respected names in contract research and testing, EAG Laboratories is a global scientific services company operating at the intersection of science, technology and…

One of the most respected names in contract research and testing, EAG Laboratories is a global scientific services company operating at the intersection of science, technology and business. The scientists and engineers of EAG apply multi-disciplinary expertise, advanced analytical techniques and “we know how” resolve to answer complex questions that drive commerce around the world.

Our Customers

Science and technology transcend industry boundaries, and so does demand for EAG’s expertise. We partner with companies across a broad spectrum of high-tech, high-impact and…

Science and technology transcend industry boundaries, and so does demand for EAG’s expertise. We partner with companies across a broad spectrum of high-tech, high-impact and highly regulated industries. We help our customers innovate new and improved products, investigate manufacturing problems, perform advanced analyses to determine safety, efficacy and regulatory compliance, and protect their brands.

Our Company Culture

EAG’s corporate culture is firmly rooted in four guiding principles: “foster a growth mindset,” “find a better way,” “earn more loyal customers,” and “win…

EAG’s corporate culture is firmly rooted in four guiding principles: “foster a growth mindset,” “find a better way,” “earn more loyal customers,” and “win together.” Across all of our 20+ locations, you will find a true passion for science and the power of science to improve the world we live in. Hear what some of our ~1200 scientists, engineers and support personnel say about what it means to be part of EAG Laboratories.

Careers

EAG is growing, and we are always looking for talented, problem-solving oriented individuals to join our company. If you have a “we know how” spirit, we want to hear from you.…

EAG is growing, and we are always looking for talented, problem-solving oriented individuals to join our company. If you have a “we know how” spirit, we want to hear from you. Browse current openings now, and re-visit our careers page often.

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ASTM Testing Lab

EAG Laboratories offers an extensive list of standard ASTM testing lab and ISO methods. Our standard test methods support product development for paints, coatings, adhesives, sealants, plastics and polymers. We have years of experience working with clients to choose the correct method and recognized industry standards for testing. These may include:

  • ASTM Test Methods
  • ISO Test Methods
  • MIL Standards
  • Other Standards
  • In-House Test Methods
  • VOCs

Standard Methods for Physical Testing & Evaluations

EAG offers access to many standard methods for physical testing and evaluations. Whether performed at our facility or by a partner ASTM testing lab, our clients appreciate EAG’s customer service and communication regarding their project. Below are some of the ASTM test methods we support for paints, coatings, plastics, adhesives and sealants. If you don’t see your specific method, please call us, as we may be able to help.

B117      Salt Spray Exposure

B527      Determination of Tap Density of Metallic Powders & Compounds

D153      Specific Gravity of Pigments

D332      Relative Tinting Strength of White Pigments by Visual Observation

D344      Visual Evaluation of Hiding Power (Brushouts)

D522      Flexibility by Conical Mandrel

D523      Specular Gloss

D543      Evaluating the Resistance of Plastics to Chemical Reagents

D562      Consistency of Paint Measuring Krebs Units (KU) Viscosity Using a Stormer-Type Viscometer

D610      Evaluating Degree of Rusting on Painted Steel Surface

D696     Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion of Plastics between – 30 oC and 30 oC with a Vitreous Silica Dilatometer

D711      No-Pick Up Time of Traffic Paint

D714      Evaluating Degree of Blistering of Paints

D823      Producing Films of Uniform Thickness of Paint, Varnish and Related Products on Test Panels

D869      Evaluating Degree of Settling of Paint

D870      Testing Water Resistance of Coatings Using Water Immersion

D968      Abrasion Resistance of Organic Coatings by Falling Abrasive

D1003   Haze and Luminous Transmittance of Transparent Plastics

D1186   Dry Film Thickness (DFT), Ferrous Materials

D1200   Ford #4 Viscosity

D1210   Fineness of Grind

D1308   Chemical Resistance (Household)

D1475   Density of Liquid Coatings & Inks

D1544   Color of Transparent Liquids

D1603   Carbon Black in Olefin Plastics

D1640   Drying, Curing, or Film Formation of Organic Coatings at Room Temperature

D1652   Epoxy Content of Epoxy Resins

D1653   Water Vapor Transmission of Organic Coating Films

D1654   Corrosion Resistance

D1849   Package Stability of Paint

D1925   Yellowing Index of Plastics

D2134   Sward Rocker Hardness

D2197   Adhesion of Organic Coatings by Scrape Adhesion

D2196   Brookfield Viscosity

D2243   Freeze/thaw Resistance of Water-Borne Coatings

D2244   Calculation of Color Differences From Instrumentally Measured Color Coordinates

D2247   Testing Water Resistance of Coatings in 100% Relative Humidity

D2354   Minimum Film Formation Temperature (MFFT)

D2369   Volatile Content of Coatings

D2486   Scrub Resistance of Wall Paints

D2794   Resistance of Organic Coatings to the Effect of Rapid Deformation (Impact)

D2801   Flow and Leveling

D2805   Hiding Power of Paints by Reflectometry, Reflectance and Contrast Ratio

D3359   Crosshatch (Tape) Adhesion

D3363   Pencil Hardness

D3794   Zahn Viscosity

D4017   Water in Paints and Paint Materials by Karl Fisher Method

D4039   Reflection Haze of High-Gloss Surfaces

D4060   Taber Abrasion

D4062   Leveling by Drawdown Method

D4145   Flexibility of Coating on Prepainted Sheet

D4214   Chalking of Exterior Paint Films

D4287   ICI Cone and Plate Viscosity

D4400   Sag Resistance Using a Multinotch Applicator

D4541   Pull-Off Strength of Coatings Using Portable Adhesion Testers

D4585   Condensation Humidity Exposure (CCH)

D4587   QUV Weathering Exposure

D4613   Measuring Apparent pH of Water Insoluble Phenol-Formaldehyde Resins

D4707   Spattering

D4752   MEK Resistance

D4828   Washability of Organic Coatings

D4946   Blocking Resistance

D5007   Hiding (Wet-to-Dry Change)

D5178   Mar Resistance (Curved Stylus)

D5767   Depth of Image (DOI), Instrumental Method

D5894   Prohesion Exposure (QUV/Salt Spray)

ISO Test Methods

ISO-1518 Scratch Resistance

ISO-1520 Cupping

ISO-4624 Adhesion: Pull-Off Test

ISO-12137-1 Mar Resistance (Curved Stylus)

ISO-12137-2 Mar Resistance (Pointed Stylus)

Other Standards

C472 Physical Testing of Gypsum, Gypsum Plasters, and Gypsum Concrete

C666 Resistance of Concrete to Rapid Freezing and Thawing

C1315 Std. Spec for Liquid Membrane-Forming Compounds Having Special Properties for Curing and Sealing Concrete

D130 Corrosiveness to Copper from Petroleum Products by Copper Strip Test

D256 Determining the Pendulum Impact Resistance of Notched Specimens of Plastics

D638 Tensile Properties of Plastics

D746 Brittleness Temperatures of Plastics and Elastomers by Impact

D751 Standard Test Methods for Coated Fabrics

D882 Tensile Properties for Thin Plastic Sheeting

D1238 Melt Flow Rates of Thermoplastics by Extrusion Plastomer

D1621 Compressive Properties of Rigid Cellular Plastics

D1622 Apparent Density of Rigid Cellular Plastics

D1623 Tensile and Tensile Adhesion Properties of Rigid Cellular Plastics

D1894 Static and Kinetic Coefficients of Friction of Plastic Film and Sheeting

D2370 Tensile Properties of Organic Coating

D2394 Service Testing of Wood Flooring

D2407 Static COF of Polished Floors (James Machine

D3170 Chipping Resistance of Coatings

D4827 Determining the Unreacted Monomer Content of Latexes Using Capillary Column Gas Chromatography

D6695 Xenon-Arc Exposure of Paint and Related Coatings

E1952 Thermal Conductivity and Thermal Diffusivity by Modulated Temperature Differential Scanning Calorimetry

In-House Test Methods

Formerly known as PRA Laboratories and CAS-MI Laboratories, our scientists have been developing in-house standard methods for many years.

CT 100 DOI (Distinctness of Image)

CT 200 Brushability

CT 201 Roller Defoaming

CT 202 Roller Leveling

CT 203 Modified Mechanical Dry Time

CT 204 Aerosol Application Properties

CT 205 DFT Determination (Elcometer)

CT 206 Roller Coatability

CT 300 Early Water Resistance

CT 301 Chemical Resistance

CT 302 Flash Rusting

CT 303 Accelerated Yellowing (Ammonia Test)

CT 304 Dirt Pick-Up Resistance

CT 305 Wet Adhesion

CT 306 Tannin Resistance

CT 307 Enamel Hold Out

CT 308 Instron Adhesion Test

CT 309 X-Link Density (Using Knoop Hardness)

CT 400 Pot Life

CT 600 Rating of Filiform Corrosion

CT 601 Corrosion Resistance

CT 900 Rating of Observations

CT 901 Pigment Load Test