Laboratorio Química Agronómica de México


Instrumental Laboratory.
Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer:
Determination of soil fertility, foliar analyses, determination of heavy metals.
Determinations are as follows:

  • Copper
  • Iron
  • Manganese
  • Magnesio
  • Calcium
  • Potassium
  • Sodium
  • Zinc
  • Arsenic
  • Mercury
  • Selenium
  • Antimonium
  • Tellurium
  • Bismuth
  • Tin

Mass spectrometer:
Identification and quantification of small molecules, such as pesticide residues and antibiotic metabolites.

  • Discovery of new drugs and bioequivalence.
  • Identification of metabolites.

Food and Drink:

  • Analysis of veterinarian drugs, antibiotics, and pesticide residues.
  • Detection and quantification of mycotoxins.


  • Identification of agrochemical metabolites in environmental samples.
  • Quantitative analyses of pesticides in water, soil, and food.

High Performance Liquid Chromatograph HPLC:
Qualitative and quantitative analyses of known molecules or biological compounds such as antibiotics, enzymes, amino acids, vitamins, carbohydrates, and alcohols.

Fermentation Area

  • Development of biotechnological processes at laboratory and pilot plant levels.
  • Design and optimization of growing media.
  • Escalation studies.
  • Assimilation of biological technologies.
  • Production of metabolites of concern at experimental level for evaluation and/or commercialization.


Separation and Purification Area
Separation and purification studies of biological products at experimental level using different unitary operations.
Spray dryer:
Drying of biological products: proteins, amino acids, enzymes, antibiotics, carbohydrates, microbial biomass.
Food products: whey, milk, coffee, flavorings, dyes, organic acids, fruit extracts, fruit concentrates, meat extracts.
Isolation of metabolites of mycelial origin using a filter press.
Clarification of biological fluids.
Isolation of microbial metabolites and biomasses by centrifugation.
Clarification of biological fluids.

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Química Agronómica de México is well aware of the great changes taking place on planet earth. So let’s jointly start filling it with life again!