ERZLABOR's range of services includes professional sample preparation, followed by automated materials characterization and consulting services.

Sample Preparation

Well prepared samples are an essential prerequisite to achieve reliable materials characterization. ERZLABOR offers more than 15 different types of sample preparation techniques. These can be applied to solid as well as granular materials.


  • State-of-the-art equipment

  • Innovative preparation procedures

  • Broad range of sample preparation techniques

  • Handling of fine-grained and / or complex materials

Automated Materials Characterization

ERZLABOR performs rapid, statistically reliable, and detailed characterization on a wide range of solid natural and artificial materials. In addition to quantitative characterization, we determine numerous data and parameters relevant to the processing. Our analytical services are tailored to your needs and problems. ERZLABOR offers both MLA (Mineral Liberation Analyzer) and QEMSCAN (Quantitative Evaluation of Minerals by Scanning Electron Microscopy) analyses.


  • Improved material understanding

  • Quantification of mineralogy and metal deportment

  • Identification of material attributes relevant for choosing beneficiation routes

  • Increases in resource and energy efficiency

  • Reduction of material losses

  • Prediction of environmental impacts

Training and Support

ERZLABOR offers comprehensive and flexible in-house and external training courses for sample preparation and automated materials characterization. Our highly skilled specialists will assist you in broadening the expertise within your company. ERZLABOR will assist you in interpreting your data enabling timely delivery of your projects, products and services. Take advantage of our Last Minute Support to bridge unplanned personnel bottlenecks in your organization.