Welcome to the Team
Alliance Technologies’ laboratory is expanding! Two scientists have recently joined the Alliance Technologies team. Dongxiang Wang, Ph.D. Dongxiang comes to Alliance after 10 years of analytical research at Penn State University with expertise in separation science (GC, HPLC), thermal methods (TGA, DSC), and spectroscopy (FTIR, UV/vis). At Alliance, she is currently working on developing new methods… Read more »
Market and Product Intelligence
Alliance Technologies provides market and product intelligence for household and personal care products through quality and comparative analyses. Today’s market is stocked with competing products vying for consumer loyalty. For household and personal care product industries, specific marketing claims and innovation drives the continual development of manufacturers. Alliance Technologies offers a wide range of test… Read more »
Regulatory Testing of Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
As regulatory demands change, Alliance Technologies aims to provide our clients with the most applicable testing services. Happi article, “ACI Comments on 1,4-Dioxane” briefly addresses the continued interest in regulatory control of dioxane. Our analytical team has used a variety of methods (HPLC, GC, GCMS) to assay raw materials and finished products for dioxane (see… Read more »
MD&M East Exhibit
We are eager to exhibit at MD&M East on June 13-15 at the Javits Center in New York. Alliance Technologies (booth #568) will be among over 900 exhibitors and expected 9,000+ attendees taking part in the East Coast’s largest medtech event – register here! As an FDA registered and DEA licensed testing lab, Alliance has… Read more »
Hair Pollution Presentation from Alliance Technologies
Alliance Technologies CEO, Dr. Jonathan Chun will share his expertise during the final session of the upcoming Hair Measurement Science Symposium, June 8, 2017 in Plainsboro, NJ. Dr. Chun will present on “Penetration into Hair: Evolved gas analysis in the study of ‘hair pollution’ and thermal stability” and the analytical tools available for characterizing hair… Read more »
Alliance is expanding! Last month we welcomed Quality Assurance Manager, Sandra Metroka and Senior Scientist, Dr. Yi Wang to the Alliance team. Both new team members are eager to assist you in solving your analytical questions.
2017 Summer Internship
Alliance Technologies is currently accepting applications for our July summer internship program! College undergraduates or graduating high school seniors interested in pursuing a career/education in analytical or physical chemistry are invited to apply. Accepted interns will participate in a 2 week intensive program in a commercial, contract testing laboratory, utilizing a wide variety of analytical… Read more »
We are excited to return to The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers’ Day and exhibit on May 2-3 at the Javits Center in New York. It’s not too late to register and be a part of the highest attended cosmetic chemistry event on the East Coast! Alliance will be at booth 874 ready… Read more »
Highlighted Capability: Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)
Alliance Technologies is excited to announce the installation of a new ThermoFisher iCAP Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS) to further expand our ability to meet our clients’ needs for trace and ultra-trace elemental analysis in complex real world matrices such as pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, minerals and in-process or finished good samples. This instrument allows for… Read more »
Case Study: Silicone Deposition on Hair
When key decisions are needed for hair care formulation, product performance, or R&D efforts, analytical data from Alliance Technologies enables our clients to quickly identify the best formulations and compare competitive products. Our analysis objective was to compare the silicone residue of our client’s shampoo to competing products. Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) images revealed microscopic… Read more »
Upcoming Fall Exhibits
Alliance Technologies will exhibit at the Personal Care Products Council Science Symposium & EXPO on October 25-26 in Alexandria, VA. As an FDA registered and audited lab with a wide range of analytical capabilities and experience, the Alliance Technologies team is well equipped to assist the cosmetics and personal care industry with their analytical testing… Read more »
Alliance Technologies at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2016
The NY Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers’ Day will be held May 10-11 in Edison, NJ, and Alliance Technologies will be at booth #T207 ready to discuss your analytical testing needs. Since 2001, Alliance has been assisting clients with testing of cosmetic and personal care products for contamination or regulated additives, as well as providing material composition… Read more »
2016 College Internship at Alliance Technologies
(April 10, 2016) Summer Internship for College Chemistry majors. Alliance Technologies is currently accepting applications for a summer 2016 internship for chemistry majors. The intern will participate in a 4-6 week program in a commercial, contract testing laboratory using a variety of analytical instrumentation. Students must be chemistry students interested in analytical or physical chemistry. To apply,… Read more »
Expanded Service in Pyrolysis GC-MS and Off-Gas Analysis:
(February 9, 2016) Alliance Technologies is proud to announce the addition of new pyrolysis capabilities with a CDS Pyroprobe 5200 unit. Pyrolysis is the thermochemical decomposition of large, complex molecules into smaller fragments for analysis and identification. The CDS Pyroprobe 5200 can operate up to 1400°C and 500 psi, and features a built-in trap for… Read more »
Highlighted Capability: Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)
Alliance Technologies’ SEM capabilities allow us to characterize particles for morphology, size, and shape as well as elemental composition. These images show…
Alliance Technologies to Exhibit at the Personal Care Products Council 2015 Science Symposium & EXPO
(September 18, 2015) Alliance Technologies will exhibit at the Personal Care Products Council Science Symposium & EXPO again this year. The symposium will be held October 20-21 in Newark, NJ. As an FDA registered and audited lab with a wide range of analytical capabilities and experience, the Alliance Technologies team is well equipped to assist… Read more »
Alliance Technologies to Attend 2015 J&J Laboratory Symposium
(Sept. 9, 2015) Alliance Technologies will exhibit at the Johnson & Johnson Laboratory Scientists Network (LSN) Symposium, set for September 17, 2015 in Princeton, NJ. FDA registered and DEA licensed, Alliance performs contract research and analytical testing for a wide variety of clients in diverse industries such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals, food additives, and packaging.
2015 Summer Interns at Alliance Technologies
(August 20, 2015) This summer, Alliance Technologies hosted three interns from local high schools. The interns were introduced to various instruments and assay techniques, such as ICP-MS, EDX, SEM, FTIR, TGA-DSC, and HPLC. They also learned about LIMS software, chemical inventory, and the importance of lab safety. Hosting summer interns is one of the ways… Read more »
Alliance Technologies at NY Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers’ Day
(April 30, 2015) Alliance Technologies will exhibit at the 2015 NY Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers’ Day, May 12-13 at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, NJ. Please stop by booth #1237 to discuss your analytical needs and “headaches.”
Alliance Technologies Expands Chemical Identification Capabilities
(January 22, 2015) To address the increased demand for chemical identification and product deformulation, Alliance Technologies expands chromatography capabilities with additional GCMS instrumentation. The Shimadzu GCMS Systems Alliance Technologies employs support pharmaceutical and medical device clients with residual solvent testing, cosmetics and beauty clients with dioxane or phthalate testing, and chemical or industrial manufacturers with… Read more »
Alliance Updates Analytical Capabilities
(December 15, 2014) Maintaining and improving analytical test capabilities allows Alliance Technologies to meet a wide variety of test requests. Recent upgrades include addition of a TA Instruments Q600 simultaneous TGA-DSC, installation of an Agilent optimized axial ICP-OES, and a JEOL 6010LA Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) equipped with a back-scattered electron detector, an energy dispersive x-ray… Read more »
Transportation Research Board Publishes Test Method Developed by Alliance Technologies
(Nov. 21, 2014) Water-reactive substances that release flammable gases when in contact with water are assigned to USDOT Hazard Class 4.3. However, the released gases may also be highly toxic, and the current test method is inadequate for classifying these chemicals. Alliance Technologies and ScienceSmith Consulting created the initial revision to the HM-14 test standards… Read more »
Alliance at Personal Care Products Council 2014 Science Symposium & EXPO
(Sept. 23, 2014) Alliance Technologies will again exhibit at the 2014 Science Symposium EXPO, Oct. 28-29 in Elizabeth, NJ. Providing testing services to a number of cosmetics and personal care suppliers and producers, Alliance leverages a wide array of technologies to provide accurate chemical testing.
Alliance to Attend TRI Princeton’s 2014 Applied Hair Science Conference
(Sept 12, 2014) Alliance Technologies will be exhibiting at TRI Princeton’s 2014 Applied Hair Science Conference this year, Sept. 18-19.
Alliance to Attend 2014 Johnson & Johnson Science Symposium
(Sept. 12, 2014) Alliance Technologies will participate in the annual J&J Analytical Symposium vendor show on September 18 to highlight laboratory service capabilities in medical devices, chemical analysis, and R&D support.
Sizing Up Scanning Electron Microscopy
(Dec. 10, 2011) SEM and related analytical techniques play a big role in solving problems for a wide variety of clients. In Drug, Discovery & Development magazine, SEM can be a critical tool for investigations, research and development. See the whole article here.
Growth Fuels Additional Laboratory Expansion for Alliance Technologies
(Nov. 18, 2011) After a laboratory expansion in 2009, Alliance Technologies announces a move into larger laboratory space as of November 28, 2011. 9 Deer Park Drive, Suite B at thePrinceton Corporate Plaza will offer larger office and laboratory space and facilitate expansion in chromatographic separations (LC, GC, IC), microscopy (FTIR), and corrosion/failure analysis.
Alliance Technologies Exhibits at Personal Care Products Council 2011 Science Symposium & EXPO
(Oct. 10, 2011) Providing unique capabilities to cosmetic and personal care clients, Alliance Technologies will exhibit at the 2011 Science Symposium EXPO, Oct. 25-27.
Johnson & Johnson Analytical Symposium Gathers Analytical Service Providers
(Sep. 1, 2011) Alliance Technologies will participate in the annual J&J Analytical Symposium vendor show to highlight laboratory service capabilities in medical devices, chemical analysis and R&D support.
Alliance Technologies Presentation at the Eastern Analytical Symposium
(Aug. 15, 2010) Alliance Technologies will present an invited seminar on finding value from contract laboratories at the Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS) in Somerset, NJ (Nov. 15-18). With its broad diversity of analytical capabilities, Alliance Technologies is uniquely positioned to serve as a single-source contract analytical laboratory for many industries. In a down economy, finding… Read more »