This site is maintained by the Professional Projects Division of the Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences at the Metropolitan State University of Denver in partnership with Earthscience Education LLC.
The EAS Professional Services Division of Metropolitan State University of Denver is now offering petrographic services both locally and nationally to all aspects of the scientific community. EAS Professional Services welcomes small orders (<100 with no minimum) but we are happy to help with larger batches. We train our own thin section technicians to our standards and qualifications. Our goal is to produce quality handmade thin sections at very reasonable prices and provide internship and employment opportunities for Metropolitan State University of Denver, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Department students. For a current price list land order form click here or any of the buttons below.
We are always expanding our research for innovative thin sectioning and staining methods. Examples are creating polished sections of clays for a new generation of mineral analyzers and perfecting staining techniques in differentiating carbonate minerals. Please contact us for more information, ideas, suggestions, or donations to the cause.
ALL THIN SECTIONS ARE HAND FINISHED TO SPECIFICATION!
WE ARE CONSTANTLY DEVELOPING NEW METHODS FOR UNUSUAL MATERIALS!
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