The Laboratory MODENA TEST CENTER began its activities in 1985 and is currently divided into sections CERAMICS, METALS, ECOLOGY, FOOD.
The Laboratory is managed through a “Quality Manual” since 1986; refers to the UNI CEI EN ISO / IEC 17025:2005 (accredited ACCREDIA N ° 1018), and the UNI EN ISO 9001:2008 (certified by TUV) the general criteria for conducting Quality System.
The section CERAMIC is to support companies in the sector in the control of raw materials and the finished product. It deals with the chemical and physical characterization of materials and semi-finished products for ceramic industry, glass, adhesives, and refractory bricks. MCP performs technological tests on ceramic tiles, natural stone, aggregates and various adhesives in accordance with all applicable regulations (UNI, EN, ISO, DIN, ASTM, UPEC, SASO).
Performs calibration and / or calibration of micrometers, presses, ABRASIMETERS, stoves, flasks, scales, autoclaves and performs testing of slipperiness (DM 236/89) on-site by the customer. It is a qualified partner for technical support and analytical aimed at achieving trademarks and environmental certifications (Ecolabel, LEED, ANAB) and is notified laboratory (No. 1599) for the CE marking in accordance with Directive 89/106/EC on ceramic tiles and adhesives pose.