LECO Corporation

December 1, 2015
Special Issues
Volume 33, Issue 12

For almost 80 years, industries around the world have trusted LECO to deliver technologically advanced products and solutions for analytical science. Today's technologies for separation science answer key questions in complex samples and pioneer high sample throughput using GCxGC, GCxGC-TOFMS, GC-TOFMS, and high resolution GCxGC-TOFMS. All instrumentation includes LECO's exclusive ChromaTOF® operating software for seamless data handling.

Company Description

For almost 80 years, industries around the world have trusted LECO to deliver technologically advanced products and solutions for analytical science. Today's technologies for separation science answer key questions in complex samples and pioneer high sample throughput using GCxGC, GCxGC-TOFMS, GC-TOFMS, and high resolution GCxGC-TOFMS. All instrumentation includes LECO's exclusive ChromaTOF® operating software for seamless data handling.

Chief Chromatographic Techniques Supported

  • GC-TOFMS

  • High Resolution GC-TOFMS

  • GCxGC-FID/ECD

  • GCxGC-TOFMS

  • High Resolution GCxGC-TOFMS

Markets Served

LECO Separation Science instruments are used in a variety of applications, helping users to uncover unidentified compounds in their samples. Markets include metabolomics, consumer product safety, food, flavor, fragrance, environmental, and energy and fuels analysis.

Major Products/Services

An ideal choice for laboratories investigating highly complex samples, LECO products feature exclusive ChromaTOF software with all the tools needed to easily locate, identify, and quantify both target and unknown analytes, dramatically reducing overall analysis times and increasing productivity.

Products include:

  • Pegasus HT GC-TOFMS Provides full-range mass sensitivity and mass spectral acquisition rates of up to 500 spectra/second

  • Pegasus 4D GC×GC-TOFMS Four dimensions of analytical resolution offer more complete analysis of the most complex samples

  • Pegasus GC-HRT GCMS with industry-leading resolution (up to 50,000) and mass accuracy for high-information content analysis

  • Pegasus GC-HRT 4D Combining the highest performance GCxGC and TOFMS on the market with High Resolution Deconvolution®(HRD®)

Facility

LECO's global headquarters in St. Joseph, Michigan include the Elizabeth S. Warren Technical Centre, a 28,000 square-foot facility exclusively dedicated to the research and development of innovative instrumentation and equipment for LECO's separation science line. Customer training demonstrations and application support are available at our Life Science and Chemical Analysis Centre in St. Joseph. LECO has more than 25 subsidiaries worldwide, plus additional international distributors.

LECO Corporation
3003 Lakeview Avenue
St. Joseph, MI 49085

TELEPHONE
(800) 292-6141
(269) 985-5496

FAX
(269) 982-8987

E-MAILinfo@leco.com

WEB SITEwww.leco.com

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
695

YEAR FOUNDED
1936