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Laboratory

Our laboratory is equipped to deal with both tasks of continuous quality controls, as well as to support our R&D team and external customers. All laboratory testing is manged under our ISO 9001:2015 Quality Manual.

In addition to our own laboratory equipment, we have affiliations with various external laboratories for further external tests and result verifications.

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We can conduct testing for the following:

Minerals and powders

  • light microscopy with polarised light for optical mineralogy
  • laser particle size analysis (0,05µm – 2000µm range)
  • moisture content analysis (Halogen light balance)
  • manual TGAs
  • different laboratory furnaces for various thermal tests

Materials and functional fillers

  • flammability testing (glow-wire testing)
  • injection-moulding with a complete set of ISO test standard moulds for shooting test specimens for polymer analysis
  • melt flow index (MFI)
  • viscosity
  • filler content test / ash content test
  • tensile testing (tensile strength & flexural modulus)
  • Charpy impact testing
  • hardness testing (Shore A & D)
  • colorimetry (colour analysis)

Concrete and building materials

  • concrete cube moulds
  • compressive strength
  • slump
  • design of custom mixes
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Head Office : Beautifull Life Building, 70-74 Bree Street, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa   Tel : +27 21 424 5958 | Fax : +27 86 612 4536

Production Plant : 7 Louwtjie Rothman Street, Atlantis Industria, 7349, Cape Town, South Africa   Tel : +27 21 577 2776 | Fax : +27 86 612 4536

Product and Technical Enquiries : enquiries@kaolin-group.com
Sales Enquiries : sales@kaolin-group.com

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