Evans Analytical Group (EAG) announced that EAG Coatings Solutions (formerly CAS-MI) is moving to Missouri and joining their sister company, Chemir. Now called Chemir a division of Evans Analytical Group, the company will continue to offer its analytical and product development services to the paints and coatings industry.
This move will allow clients access to Chemir's state-of-the-art 20,000 sq. ft. independent laboratory, with scientists experienced in spectroscopy, chromatography, mass spectrometry, thermal analysis, elemental analysis, microscopy and surface analysis. Chemir also provides organic synthesis to support product development, in addition to custom formulation, stability studies and manufacturing support.
Analytical capabilities include deformulation, materials identification, contaminant identification and failure analysis. For product development, CHEMIR now offers complete coatings formulation services, feasibility studies, process improvement, performance testing, scale-up and manufacturing support.
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