Astera abrasive-free technology
A standard thin section (left) and a thin section prepared with Astera technology (right). The Astera technology yields a 100% clean optical analysis.
With the new technology, the pore spaces do not contain large quantities of abrasive powder anymore, but they appear clear and evenly colored.
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Astera Solutions offers performance, productivity and precision, enabling geologists and testing laboratories to spend less time on sample preparation and more on the analysis. Find out who we are and how we work together with you clients to improve thin sections processing.
Astera is glad to announce the cooperation with the University of Turku (Turku), Finland and its Department of Geology. Astera Solutions' equipment will be key for the success of the next research projects. For more information, please follow the link here.
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