Nuclear Chemistry

SOCOTEC's well-established radiochemical laboratory offers the nuclear industry a broad range of radiochemical testing and analysis services on a variety of sample matrices.

Radiochemistry Services

Our skilled team provides expert radiochemical analytical support from our UKAS accredited testing laboratory No.1015, for monitoring, decommissioning, demolition and characterisation projects for the nuclear sector, including:

  • Radiochemical analysis
  • Nuclear fingerprinting
  • HSE approved bioassay service
  • In-house MCERTs accredited chemistry and asbestos testing
  • Decommissioning characterisation and waste acceptance criteria testing

Sampling Matrices

SOCOTEC’s expert analytical capabilities incorporate the use of a complete range of in-house radiochemical, chemical and asbestos methods on a wide variety of samples, including:

  • Soils
  • Waters
  • Concretes/aggregates
  • Tarmacs
  • Metals
  • Roofing felts
  • Timber
  • Oils

Client Focused

SOCOTEC provides a complete client-focused analytical service, with the ability to perform a complete range of in-house radiochemical, chemical and asbestos methods on a wide variety of samples ensuring clients receive accurate, accredited and timely results.

For a full list of our UKAS accredited services under schedule No.1015, please see our UKAS schedule click here.