Analytical Laboratory for Environmental Science Research and Training

ANALEST serves as a multi-user instrumentation facility for researchers and courses at UofT and for outside users seeking access to state-of-the-art instrumentation. Each of our instruments is available for use by university and industry students and scientists following training.

News and Announcements

2020/07/02 - We Have Reopened With Restrictions
ANALEST is open to authorized Chemistry users, but the building remains closed to users from other departments. CHN Elemental Analysis service will resume July 8 and 9 and is available to ALL users. FTIR is available to users outside Chemistry, as well. Please see the COVID-19 page for more details.

2020/07/02 - Staff-Run FTIR Service Available
Due to high demand, we are launching a staff-run FTIR analysis service for U of T users outside Chemistry who are not able to enter the building. It is also available to external clients. Samples will be run on our new PerkinElmer SpectrumTwo instrument using the diamond ATR accessory.

2020/05/01 - Updated rates in effect
Please see our Rates page for updated pricing

2020/01/06 - New FTIR
The PerkinElmer Spectrum One FTIR has been replaced with a new PerkinElmer Spectrum Two FTIR, with a diamond ATR accessory. It is available for use with training. Users of the old PE FTIR will require a quick overview of the new software.

Department of Chemistry
University of Toronto
80 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H6

9:00-5:00 (Sept.-Jun.)
9:00-4:30 (Jul.-Aug.)

Phone: 416-978-3599
Room: LM 9 (Basement)