Chemistry Testing

WBA Analytical Laboratories provide general proximate analysis, analytical chemistry, pesticide residue analysis, nutritional analysis, and complete nutrition facts panels using analytical data or theoretical data.

Technologies utilized include:

  • Gas Chromatography (ECD, FID, GC-MS)
  • Liquid Chromatography (HPLC-RI, UV, Coulochem, ELSD, and HPLC-MS/MS
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Spectroscopy (ICP)
  • Ion Chromatography
  • Nitrogen by Combustion
  • Standard wet chemistry methodology

Additional test methods not listed below may be available.  Contact us for further information, requests, or customized services.

My Data/Resources

Alphabetical List of Routine Chemistry Testing

Analysis Analysis Methodology ISO 17025 Accredited Springdale Wilkesboro
Aflatoxin (ELISA) AOAC 989.06 and 990.32 yes --
Alimet LC-MS/MS Internal no --
AME Apparent Metabolizeable Energy Calculation no
Ammonia Metrohm IC App Note AN-C-14 yes --
Antibiotics - Bacitracin (Cyclic Peptide) Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Chloramphenicol Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Nitrofurans Mod. AOAC 995.09 no --
Antibiotics - Bambermycins Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Lincomycin Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Macrolides Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Penicillin G Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Quinolones Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics - Sulfonamides Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Antibiotics (Tetracyclines) AOAC method 995.09 (Russian Export) yes --
Ash AOAC 942.05; 923.03 yes
Beta Agonists Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Biogenic Amines LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Bisphenol A LC-MS-MS no --
Butyric Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Carbohydrates Calculation (PMFA) yes --
Chloride AOAC 969.10 yes
Cholesterol JAOAC 69 (5) pg 844-46, 1986 yes --
Chondroitin WBA Internal Method yes --
Coccidiostats Internal LC-MS/MS no --
Fat by Acid Hydrolysis AOAC 922.06 yes
Fat by Rapid Soxhlet AOAC 920.39 yes
Fat by Soxhlet USDA Method "FAT1" yes
Fatty Acid Profile AOCS Ce 2-66 yes --
Fiber, Crude AOAC 962.09 part E, AOCS Ba 6a-05 yes
Fiber, Dietary AOAC 991.42 yes --
Free Fatty Acids AOCS Ca 5a-40 Modified yes
Glucosamine Internal Method yes --
Glycerol Hydraulic Fluid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Hippuric Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Ink Dye in Tissue LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Insoluble AOCS Ca 2c-25 yes
Isovaleric Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Kilocalories Calculation (PFC) yes --
Lactate/Acetate AOAC 973.31 Prep, Metrohm IC App Notes yes --
Minerals (ICP) AOAC 968.08; 990.08 yes
Moisture, grain/feeds AOAC 930.15 yes
Moisture, meat/food USDA Method "MOI" yes
Moisture, Volatiles AOCS Ca-2c-25 yes
Mycotoxins in Feeds - Individual or Multi-analysis LC-MS/MS Gerstal TechNote ITN-243 yes --
Mycotoxins in Urine - Individual or Multi-analysis LC-MS/MS Gerstal TechNote ITN-243 yes --
Nitrate Metrohm IC App Note AN-S-20 yes --
Nitrite Metrohm IC App Note AN-S-20 yes --
Oxidative Stability Index AOCS Cd 12b-92 yes --
PCP/PCA Internal Method yes --
Percent Bone AOAC 983.19 Modified for ICP) yes --
Peroxides - Grain/Feed AOCA Ca 8b-90 yes --
Peroxides - Oils AOCA Ca 8b-90 yes --
Pesticides FSIS Determinative Method "CHC2" July 1991 yes
Pesticides-RusExport FSIS Determinative Method "CHC2" July 1991 yes
pH AOAC 981.12, 943.02 yes --
Protein, Crude AOAC 992.15; 990.03 yes
Quaternary Ammonia Journal of Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Analysis; 34 (2004) 909-620 no --
Rhodimet LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Salt USDA Method "SLT" yes
Scoville Heat Units AOAC 995.03 Modified no --
Sugars AOAC 982.14 yes --
Taurine LC-MS/MS Internal no --
TBA (Rancidity in Meat) Journal of the American Oil Chemists’ Society, 37: #1, 1960 no --
Antibiotics - Therapeutic Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Trace Metals in Tallow Internal (Ba,Ca,Cr,Cu,Fe,K,Li,Mg,Mn,Na,Ni,P, Pb,Si,Sr, & Zn) no --
Antibiotics - Trimethoprim Mod. AOAC 995.09 yes --
Vitamin A USDA "VTA" (Modified) no -- --
Vitamin B1 - Thiamine LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B2 - Riboflavin LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B3 - Nicotinamide LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B3 - Nicotinic Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B5 - Pantothenic Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B6 - Pyridoxine LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B6 - Pyridoxal LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B8 - Biotin LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B9 - Folic Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin B12 - Cyanocobalamin LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vitamin C Internal Method yes --
Vitamin C - Ascorbic Acid LC-MS/MS Internal no --
Vomitoxin ELISA no --
Water Activity Ratio Decagon Aqualab no --