Biogas Analysis Services

Ohio Lumex is a leading source for comprehensive Biogas Analysis Services, including lab analysis and on-site sampling of waste-to-energy, landfill gas, wastewater, and other renewable energy projects. Our NELAP Accredited Laboratory offers an all-inclusive range of biogas analysis services performed according to industry methods and standards, including ASTM, ISO, EPA, etc. 

We provide accurate results that are easy to understand, so you can make the right decisions about your system. Our highly trained and experienced staff will work with you to determine what type of analysis or services you need.

Our services apply to a variety of applications at biogas sites working with renewable energy, including RNG interconnection compliance (both startup and ongoing), pipeline integrity, process control, and various research and development efforts.

Let our trained technicians handle all aspects of your biogas project from start to finish, so you can focus on what’s really important.

Biogas Testing Services:

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Major Gases and BTU
Calculation: CO2, CH4, O2,  N2, CO, H2, BTU 

Test Method(s):

  • ASTM D1946 (Biogas)

  • ASTM D3588

Sampling Option(s):

  • Passivated Canister

  • Passivated HP Cylinder

  • Tedlar Bag

 
Hydrocarbons (C2+)

Test Method(s):

  • GC-TCD or equivalent

Sampling Option(s):

  • Passivated Canister

  • Passivated HP Cylinder

  • Tedlar Bag

 
Total Hg

Test Method(s):

  • ASTM D5954

Sampling Option(s):

Siloxanes and Silanols:
L2, L3, L4, L5,
D3, D4, D5, D6, TMSOL

Test Method(s):

  • ASTM D8230

Sampling Option(s):

 
Total and Speciated Sulfur

Test Method(s):

  • ASTM D6968

  • ASTM D6968/D1946/D5504

    • High H2S (If needed)​

Sampling Option(s):

  • Passivated Canister

  • Passivated HP Cylinder

  • Tedlar Bag

Ammonia in Biogas

Test Method(s):

  • Ohio Lumex Sorbent Tubes/Trap Method

Sampling Option(s):

 
Total Chlorine and Fluorine

Test Method(s):

  • Modified EPA OTM-40

    • HCl/HF​

  • GC-AED (Organic)

Sampling Option(s):

Metals in Gas:
As, Cu

Others available upon request

Test Method(s):

  • Modified EPA Method 29

    • Metals in gas as particulate

Sampling Option(s):

  • Filter

  • Weekly Sampling System Rentals

  • Weekly Sample Cylinder Rentals

  • Sorbent Tubes/Traps and Tedlar Bags for Purchase

  • Sampling system, instructions, and supplies to ensure your sampling team delivers quality samples for analysis

  • Online monitoring and batch samples using proprietary instrumentation and methodology

  • Training of Personnel

  • Commissioning and Installation

Biogas Onsite Services:

Biogas Sampling Equipment and Supplies:

Related Products:

Biologicals (MICs):
Total Bacteria, SRB,
APB, IOB

Others available upon request

Test Method(s):

  • qPCR Technique

Sampling Option(s):

  • Sterile MIC gas sampling device