LGC Standards GmbH

Breitländer was founded in 1972, as soon as spectrometers began to enter the industry for routine applications. On 1 April 2009, Breitländer Eichproben und Labormaterial GmbH, was re-named Breitlander GmbH and became part of LGC Standards. With effect from 1st May 2010 Breitländer has been fully integrated in LGC Standards. The name Breitländer remains as a brand. Our company aim is to offer the complete range of reference materials from sources around the world together with application specific sample preparation. We offer the most comprehensive range of chemical reference materials with presently.

Company details

Mercatorstr. 51 , Wesel , 46485 Germany

Locations Served

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Monitoring and Testing - Laboratory Equipment
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

  • 15 000 reference materials listed in our database
  • 2 000 reference materials available from stock for next day supply
  • 100 suppliers worldwide from research institutes, government agencies and private companies

The special database PROFIX allows searching for a reference material simultaneously for 8 element concentration ranges and provides chemistry, dimension, availability and price of samples within seconds. More than 15 years ago Breitländer introduced the use of glass monitor samples for XRF, now supplied with spectrometers from all leading instrument manufacturers. High precision of spectrometer results require reproducible sample preparation - supply and service of adequate machines started 10 years ago. Today Breitländer's production, sales and service comprises a range of manual, semi-automatic and automatic sample preparation machines and ist consumables for OES, XRF and solution analysis.