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Services - Soil Section

The laboratory is conducting tests to understand the quality of soil parameters especially in agricultural fields, industrial premises, etc where quality of soil is directly connected with pollution. The laboratory has facility to test the leachate samples of solid and hazardous waste also.

Products and Tests Performed


  • % Clay
  • % Sand
  • % Silt
  • % Sodium
  • % Potassium
  • Available nitrogen as N
  • Available potassium
  • Bicarbonate as HCO3
  • Boron as B
  • Bulk density
  • C: N ratio
  • Carbonate as CO3
  • Chloride as Cl
  • Colour
  • Cyanide
  • Electrical conductivity
  • Exchangeable calcium as Ca
  • Exchangeable magnesium as Mg
  • Fluoride
  • Hexavalent chromium
  • Nitrate as NO3
  • Nitrite
  • Organic carbon
  • Organic matter
  • Parameter
  • Particle density
  • Permeability
  • pH
  • Phosphorous as P2O5
  • Porosity
  • Residual sodium carbonate(RSC)
  • Salinity
  • Sodium absorption ratio (SAR)
  • Sodium as Na
  • Soil moisture
  • Soil texture
  • Sulphate as SO4
  • Sulphur as S
  • Total alkalinity as CaCO3
  • Total nitrogen
  • Water holding capacity