Materials Science

Smithers continued growth in materials science and chemistry expertise supports the needs of the pharmaceutical, agricultural chemical, industrial chemical, rubber and polymer product industries globally.

Materials science is evolving every day. Millions of chemical and material combinations create challenges for scientists when applying them to real world applications that consumers touch every day. Keeping abreast of the latest trends in material science across a wide range of industries can be a daunting task. 

Smithers continued growth in materials science and chemistry expertise supports the needs of the pharmaceutical, agricultural chemical, industrial chemical and rubber and polymer product industries globally. Our analytical laboratories in the US and UK use state-of-the-art equipment and years of industry knowledge to provide our clients with analytical services including:

  • Material identification
  • Rubber and polymer formulation analysis
  • Material deformulation
  • Extractables and leachables analysis
  • Regulatory risk assessments
  • Preclinical toxicology
  • Vaccine testing
  • Large molecule bioanalysis assay development, validation and sample analysis.

Smithers’ experts are there to support research scientists as they strive to develop the best uses for chemicals and advanced materials.