Analytical Services: Testing & Analysis Service offered to outside clients

Back Ground:

The state of the art analytical instrument facilities available in the Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI), Bhavnagar is part of the unique infrastructure created over years to render analytical services and intellectual input including analytical method development to a wide range of users within the institute and also to the Universities, institutions and industries on payment basis.
We offers analytical instruments facilities and analysis for Water, Sea Water, Brine, Bittern, Salt, Mixed Salt, Clay, Minerals, Siliceous Chemicals, Seaweed, Seaweed Chemicals etc to clients.

The clients are categorised in four main categories as under:

  • Industry (large and medium scale)
  • Industry (small scale)
  • National & State Govt. R&D Laboratories
  • Students of Universities & Educational Institutes

The analysis charge is worked out based on the CSIR Guidelines for technology transfer and utilization of knowledgebase considering various costs like instrument cost, raw material cost, man power cost, overhead expenditure etc. The details of instruments, analysis and charges for the same are given below.
We offer discount to clients as detailed below except Single Crystal X-Ray Diffractometer analysis:

Sr. No. Type of Client Discount Offered Requirement to avail discount
1 Industry (large and medium scale) Nil Not Applicable
2 Industry (small scale) 40% Copy of registration as small scale unit
3 National & State Govt. R&D Laboratories 60% Samples should be submitted through proper channel ie. through Head of the Institute / Head of the Department / PhD guide on official letter head in the format given at Annexure - II.
4 Students of Universities, Educational Institutes 75%

Service Tax and Education Cess as per government of India rule (at present 12.36% of the total bill amount) is payable along with the analysis charge.

  • Address for submitting Samples and Analysis Charge
  • General Information
  • Mode of payment
The Head, Business Development & Information Management Discipline (BDIM), Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI), Gijubhai Badheka Marg, Bhavnagar-364 002.
  • CSMCRI will not have any liability whatsoever arises out of using the analysis report.
  • The analysis charge once paid is not refundable but can be adjusted against future analysis within next one year.
  • For each type of analysis, separately coded, labelled and properly packed sample in sufficient quantity should be submitted.
  • Clients are not encouraged to remain present during the analysis, unless the nature of the analysis is such that client’s inputs are required during carrying out of the analysis. In such cases a prior appointment must be fixed with the concerned scientist.
  • The number of samples and type of analysis mentioned in the official letter will be accepted and analyzed. Any further addition of samples or analysis will require separate letter to avail the discounted charge.
  • Analysis report (soft / hard copy) will be given to the client. Please note that interpretation of the result, conclusion based on result, certificate, recommendation etc will not be provided with the routine analysis.
  • Based on the type of analytical work, intellectual inputs for interpretation of data or development of analytical methods can be provided. For this service, prior discussion with the concern scientist and payment of analysis charge is necessary before starting the work.
  • The official money receipt and an invoice towards the payment of analysis charge will be provided.
  • The sample left out after analysis will be destroyed routinely in CSMCRI.

All the payments including tax are to be made in advance by DD in favour of The Director, CSMCRI, payable at Bhavnagar.

Model / Make / Analysis -
Bruker, Avance II (500MHz)
Bruker, DPX-200 (200MHz)

Minimum amount of sample required:
10 mg for 1H (solu.)
25 mg for 13C (solu.)
200 mg for solid NMR


  Charges in Rs.

1H-NMR, per sample

1920

2D COSY, per sample

4200

1H-NMR, D2O exchange

1200

CP-MAS (solid state) 31P-NMR, 13C, 29Si, 27Al and others, per sample for first 1 h

5400

Additional hours for 13C-NMR

1000 per hour

31P-NMR, per sample

2400

13C-NMR, per sample (first one hour)

3000

For each additional hour

1000