Keeping you safe: Analytical solutions for defense and security

Defense and security: Identifying explosives and drugs with Raman spectroscopy

Maximum reliability of materials and equipment. Dependable performance of sophisticated technology under extreme conditions. Effective defense against immediate threats. These requirements demand precise analytics.

Metrohm provides comprehensive analytical solutions for a variety of analyses aimed at improving the safety and security of your staff and the general population:

  • Solutions for water analysis as per international and national standards
  • Solutions for the safe identification of explosives, drugs, hazardous materials and weaponized chemical agents (Counter IED and CBRNE).

Metrohm: Swiss-quality instruments for mobile, semi-mobile, and stationary use

946 Portable VA Analyzer for mobile voltammetric trace analysis of arsenic, mercury, and copper in water

Comprehensive portfolio

We offer a comprehensive portfolio ranging from handheld and portable analyzers to easy-to-transport analyzers all the way to high-precision laboratory analyzers.

Our instruments apply a variety of established chemical methods, such as titration, ion chromatography, voltammetry, and NIR and Raman spectroscopy.

Precise titration results with the Eco Titrator from Metrohm

Straightforward and precise

Metrohm analyzers are set up and ready for use quickly and provide clear results you can rely on.

With our superior service and support, you can expect years of worry free operation.

Mira DS robust analyzer for hazmat identification

Robust instruments

Metrohm analyzers are built for demanding environments, e.g., in the field, aboard ships and airplanes.

Our Mira handheld Raman analyzers, for instance, fulfill MIL-STD 810H and IP67 standards.


Water analysis – ensuring safety and operational readiness

Providing water and ensuring it is safe to drink is absolutely crucial to maintaining operational readiness of troops and staff, as well as the general population.

Numerous national and international bodies stipulate parameters to be monitored in order to determine the quality of drinking water. Metrohm analyzers allow you to carry out many of these analyses to national and international standards, as listed below.

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  • Water analysis as per national and international standards

Counter IED and CBRNE: safe, reliable, and fast with Raman spectroscopy

Metrohm is a leading provider of handheld identification systems for armed forces, law enforcement, and first responders. These analyzers apply Raman spectroscopy to investigate the molecular fingerprint of a substance – giving you clear results quickly and reliably.

The analyzers can be used to identify hundreds of explosives, hazardous materials, and drugs – while keeping the user safe.

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Discover our portfolio for electrochemical research and experiments, e.g., for corrosion monitoring.

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Karl Fischer titrators

Find information on our Karl Fischer titration systems for any requirements.

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NIR spectroscopy

Get more information on our spectrometers for non-destructive and fast analysis using near-infrared spectroscopy.

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pH and conductivity meters

Learn more about our solutions for pH and conductivity measurement.

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