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Micromeritics Instrument Corporation

Micromeritics Instrument Corporation
4356 Communications Drive
Georgia, 30093
United States
PH: 1 (770) 6623636
Fax: 1 (770) 6623696
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Primary Activity

Analytical instrumentation

Company Background

Micromeritics was founded in 1962 to fulfill the analytical instrumentation needs of industrial and academic laboratories involved in the emerging field of particle science and technology. Micromeritics has become one of the leading global suppliers of materials characterization analytical laboratory instrumentation and services. The company manufactures a broad line of automated analytical laboratory instruments that measure the physical characteristics of powders and solids for fundamental research, product development, quality assurance and control, production, and process control applications. Physical characteristics determined include:

  • Particle Size
  • Particle Count
  • Surface Area
  • Pore Volume, Pore Size and Pore Size Distribution
  • True (Absolute) Density, Skeletal (Apparent) Density, Envelope Density, and Bulk Density
  • Catalytic Activity, Active Surface Area, and Strength of Adsorption Sites

Particulate Systems, a Micromeritics brand, is dedicated to advancing the science of materials characterization by identifying new innovative instruments. Small companies and independent innovators with novel instrument designs benefit from Micromeritics’ extensive sales and service network while end users are offered new and exciting technology. Particulate Systems offers instruments that are complementary to Micromeritics’ core product line. Materials characterization analyses include:

  • Nano Particle Size and Zeta Potential
  • Particle Shape
  • High-Pressure Adsorption Isotherms
  • Dynamic Vapor Sorption
  • Activity and Selectivity of Catalysts
  • Surface Energy
  • Segregation Testing
  • Powder Strength
  • Magnetic Content

Micromeritics also operates Micromeritics Analytical Services, Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services, and PoroTechnology, all providing contract sample analyses and consulting services. Materials characterization services include:

  • Particle Size, Particle Shape, and Particle Count
  • Nano Particle Size
  • Surface Area
  • Micropore Analysis
  • Pore Volume Distribution and Total Pore Volume
  • Mercury Injection Capillary Pressure
  • Material Density
  • Surface Energy
  • Dynamic Water Vapor Sorption
  • TGA and DSC
  • Magnetic Content
  • Zeta Potential
  • Microscopy
  • Method Development and Method Validation
  • Consulting Services

Micromeritics Pharmaceutical Services enables Micromeritics to expand its analytical service capabilities and meet the growing demand for contract services from the pharmaceutical industry. Additional services include:

  • API Characterization
  • Excipient Screening
  • Powder Flow Properties
  • Batch Variability
  • Identification of Critical Quality Attributes
  • QbD/PAT Implementation

PoroTechnology is located in Houston, Texas and specializes in providing rock property data to the international oil and gas industry.

With U.S. corporate headquarters in Norcross (Atlanta), Georgia, Micromeritics has an extensive worldwide sales and service network. The company operates direct offices located in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, China, and Japan. In addition, the company's customers are served by a specially trained local representative network covering over sixty-five countries who both sell and service Micromeritics' instruments. A training facility at the Norcross headquarters offers a regular schedule of instrument operator training courses.

Internationally, Micromeritics has provided particle characterization instruments and applications support to most of the world's top industrial companies and academic institutions whose applications include:

  • Ceramics
  • Clays
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Catalysts and catalyst support systems
  • Pigments
  • Plastics
  • Paper coatings
  • Geological cores
  • Metal powders

to name a few.

Territories Serviced



Micromeritics Analytical Services (MAS) provides contract sample analyses based on the following principles: high quality results, fast turn-around-times, and outstanding customer service. Featuring products manufactured by Micromeritics, MAS also provides additional services outside of Micromeritics current product line. Materials characterization services include:

Sales Contact

Mr James Kerce