Institute of Marine Affairs

Phone

(868) 634-4292

Contact

Analytical Laboratory, Marine Chemistry Department Hilltop Lane Chaguaramas Trinidad and Tobago 868-634-4292 director@ima.gov.tt

Country

Trinidad & Tobago

Lab Type

Biological
Chemical Analysis
Microbiological

Website

ima.gov.tt

Director

Commodore (Ret.) Anthony Franklin

Established

27942

Staff

104

Usage Category

Public

Specialization Areas

Water, sediment and biota quality analyses. Nutrients, heavy metals, Petroleum Hydrocarbon, Total and Faecal coliform analysis on fresh water and seawater. Heavy metal and Petroleum hydrocarbon analysis on sediment and biota. Other wet chemistry analyses (COD, BOD5 TOC, Chlorophyll 'a', ammonia, nitrates, nitites .

Specialized Equipment

Field Meters (multi-parameter e.eg. YSI 60, 65, 85). UV Vis spectrophotometers, TOC/TN analyzer, Flurorescene, ICP-MS and AAS, GC-MS and FT-IR

Additional Information

Had commenced the process of pursuing ISO 17025 Acceditation in 2005 but stopped in 2007
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Public
English