SIC Industry Description

Industry: 3826—Laboratory Analytical Instruments
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing laboratory instruments and instrumentation systems for chemical or physical analysis of the composition or concentration of samples of solid, fluid, gaseous, or composite material. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing instruments for monitoring and analyzing continuous samples from medical patients are classified in Industry 3845, and from industrial process streams are classified in Industry 3823.

Amino acid analyzers, laboratory typeNephelometers, except meteorological
Automatic chemical analyzers, laboratory typeNeutron activation analysis instruments
Chromatographic instruments, laboratory typeOsmometers
Colorimeters, laboratory typeParticle size analyzers
Coulometric analyzers, laboratory typePhotometers, except photographic exposure meters
Densitometers, analyticalPolariscopes
Differential thermal analysis instrumentsPolarizers
Electrolytic conductivity instruments, laboratory typePolarographic equipment
Electron paramagnetic spin type apparatusProtein analyzers, laboratory type
Electrophoresis instrumentsRedox (oxidation-reduction potential) instruments
Elemental analyzers (CHNOS)Refractometers, laboratory
Flame photometersSpecific ion measuring instruments, laboratory type
Gas analyzers, laboratory typeSpectrofluorometers
Gas chromatographic instruments, laboratory typeSpectrographs
Infrared type analytical instruments, laboratory typeSpectrometers: electron diffraction, mass, nmr, raman, x-ray
Liquid chromatographic instruments, laboratory typeSpectrophotometers: atomic absorption, atomic emission, flame, flame, fluorescence, infrared, raman, visible, ultraviolet
Magnetic resonance imaging type apparatus, except diagnosticSurface area analyzers
Mass spectrometersThermal analysis instruments, laboratory type
Mass spectroscopy instrumentationThermal conductivity instruments and sensors
Microprobes: electron, ion, laser, X-rayThermogravimetric analyzers
Microscopes, electron and protonTitrimeters
Moisture analyzers, laboratory typeTurbidometers
Monochrometers, laboratory typeUltraviolet-type analytical instruments
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
3826Analytical Instruments2,044
382600Analytical instruments1,142
38260000Analytical instruments1,142
382601Spectroscopic and other optical properties measuring equip.135
38260100Spectroscopic and other optical properties measuring equip.28
38260101Flame photometers0
38260102Hydrogen ion equipment, colorimetric5
38260103Infrared analytical instruments21
38260104Mass spectrometers11
38260105Mass spectroscopy instrumentation14
38260106Nephelometers, except meteorological2
38260107Photometers3
38260108Polarigraphic equipment1
38260109Polariscopes1
38260110Reflectoscopes1
38260111Refractometers, except industrial process type1
38260112Spectrofluorometers1
38260113Spectrographs3
38260114Spectrometers33
38260115Ultraviolet analytical instruments10
382602Analytical optical instruments85
38260200Analytical optical instruments43
38260201Borescopes6
38260202Microscopes, electron and proton31
38260203Photomicrographic apparatus5
382603Liquid testing apparatus75
38260300Liquid testing apparatus24
38260301Densitometers, analytical0
38260302Liquid chromatographic instruments8
38260303Moisture analyzers18
38260304Osmometers0
38260305Petroleum product analyzing apparatus4
38260306PH meters, except industrial process type0
38260307Turbidometers0
38260308Water testing apparatus21
382604Blood testing apparatus35
38260400Blood testing apparatus17
38260401Amino acid analyzers4
38260402Hemoglobinometers2
38260403Protein analyzers, laboratory type12
382605Gas testing apparatus28
38260500Gas testing apparatus11
38260501Gas analyzing equipment14
38260502Gas chromatographic instruments3
382606Instruments measuring magnetic and electrical properties120
38260600Instruments measuring magnetic and electrical properties13
38260601Coulometric analyzers, except industrial process type1
38260602Electrolytic conductivity instruments8
38260603Electron paramagnetic spin type apparatus0
38260604Electrophoresis equipment4
38260605Magnetic resonance imaging apparatus94
38260606Neutron activation0
382607Instruments measuring thermal properties40
38260700Instruments measuring thermal properties16
38260701Differential thermal analysis instruments4
38260702Thermal analysis instruments, laboratory type20
38260703Thermogravimetric analyzers0
382699Analytical instruments, nec384
38269901Automatic chemical analyzers20
38269902Chromatographic equipment, laboratory type36
38269904Colorimeters (optical instruments)2
38269905Dust sampling and analysis equipment5
38269906Elemental analyzers2
38269907Environmental testing equipment125
38269908Integrators (mathematical instruments)7
38269909Laser scientific and engineering instruments160
38269910Microprobes6
38269911Particle size analyzers6
38269912Perimeters (optical instruments)4
38269914Sewage testing apparatus3
38269915Specific ion measuring instruments3
38269916Surface area analyzers4
38269917Titrimeters1