Pickering Laboratories, Inc.


Special Issues

LCGC SupplementsSpecial Issues-12-01-2013
Volume 31
Issue 12

Since 1980 Pickering Laboratories, Inc., has been in the business of chromatograms.

Company Description

Since 1980 Pickering Laboratories, Inc., has been in the business of chromatograms. We offer and support sample preparation products, post-column columns, reagents, and derivatizers for high-performance liquid chromatography that give you the capability to perform special analyses. For a diverse range of analytical needs, we provide the expertise and support to guarantee the quality of the chromatogram. For more than 20 years, the quality of chemistry and technical support has been found in the products we sell and in the reputation Pickering Laboratories has earned in the marketplace.

Chief Chromatographic Techniques Supported

Analysis methods include:

  • Glyphosate pesticide

  • Carbamate herbicide

  • Paraquat and diquat herbicide

  • Paralytic shellfish toxins

  • Mycotoxins ELISA test kits

Sample preparation methods include:

  • Gel permeation chromatography sample prep

  • Immunoaffinity sample cleanup

  • Automated sample cleanup instruments

  • SPE sample cleanup

Markets Served

Pickering Laboratories designs, manufactures, and sells specialized analytical chemistry instruments and solutions for the environmental, pharmaceutical, food and cosmetics industries, and biochemical laboratory markets. Additionally, Pickering Laboratories provides products to the US Food and Drug Administration, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, and Environmental Protection Agency, as well as to state agricultural laboratories. An extensive network of distributors represents Pickering Laboratories products worldwide.

Major Products/Services

Pickering Laboratories manufactures complete post-column derivatization systems, columns, and Chromatographic Grade™ chemicals and reagents for EPA, FDA, and AOAC methods. The PINNACLE PCX is a post-column derivatization system easily configurable to detect a wide range of compounds with high sensitivity and very specifically.

Sample preparation products include the GPC ULTRA — gel permeation chromatography with in-line concentration for applications including chlorinated hydrocarbon pesticides, PCBs, antibiotics, mycotoxins, PAH, and other semi-volatile compounds.


The Mountain View, California, headquarters includes research and development, customer service, technical support, and a customer training and education center. Products are manufactured in accordance with good manufacturing practices — specified quality-control guidance and a certificate of analysis is available for chemical products.

Pickering Laboratories, Inc.

1280 Space Park Way

Mountain View, CA 94043


(800) 654-3330

(650) 694-6700


(650) 968-0749