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Energy and Environment Directorate

Research Capabilities

Analytical Chemistry

The Marine Sciences Division of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is the nation's leader in providing services for risk-based measurement of trace organics and metals in the environment. We are internationally respected for our work in advanced site assessments, ecological and human-health risk assessments, environmental forensic investigations, and analytical methods development. We have specialized expertise in petroleum hydrocarbon fingerprinting and ultra-low trace-level analysis of contaminants in tissues, sediment, soil, water and air.

Energy and Environment

Core Research Areas