Analysis, Technology and Calibration Laboratories are located in Mineral Analysis and Technology Department (MAT Department) within the General Directorate of Mineral Research and Exploration (MTA)

Services are provided at a level and quality that complies with the requirements of the TS EN ISO/IEC 17025 Standard, in compliance with impartiality and confidentiality declarations, in the MAT Department, Analysis, Technology, and Calibration Laboratories.

The MAT Department Laboratories provide services in the disciplines of mining and earth sciences to the public and commercial sectors, universities, and individuals, as well as the General Directorate, with the knowledge and resources established by its expert staff. The code, name, service period, method/explanation, sample quantity, and unit prices of analysis/test and calibration services are specified in this catalogue, as are the code, name, technological testing, research (product, process development, cost reduction, efficiency increase, etc.) and calibration services. This catalog has been prepared for promotional purposes. 

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For analysis/test and calibration services, public institutions/organizations and universities should submit an official letter to the MTA General Directorate, while private institutions and individuals should submit the Application Form or a request letter (petition or letter) containing the information in this form to the MTA General Directorate.

Applications for analysis/testing and calibration services must include the requester's complete information (Name, surname, address, phone number, e-mail address, and so on.).

Analyses that are not performed due to temporary reasons, workload in the laboratory, equipment breakdown, renovations, and so forth can be seen at Applications for analysis/tests that are related to analysis/tests that can't be approved are likewise rejected.

When the Analysis/test process is performed the integrity of the sample may be compromised and/or the sample amount may decrease. An application should be made for the analysis/test process keeping this in mind. However, upon the Application Form / Request, the remaining samples could be returned.