Compost & fertilizer testing

Laboratory analyses for organic and synthetic fertilizers are used to calculate nutrient content and ensure compliance with local regulations. We offer analyses for compost materials, animal manure, and synthetically fabricated fertilizers.

Compost- and fertilizer testing
  • Fast turnaround times
  • Personal service from method experts
  • Competitive prices
  • Result accuracy guarantee

Compost analysis

We test your compost for nutrients so that you can ensure adequate nutrition for your crops. We offer basic analyses including soluble nitrogen, total nitrogen, total phosphorus, and total potassium, but also extended packages with pH, boron, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, sulfur, zinc, soluble salts, moisture, dry matter, and SAR sodium levels. We can also test for ash content and total carbon (C:N ratio).

Manure & slurry analyses

We offer fertilizer analyses for all types of animal manure and slurry: cattle, pigs, horses, rabbits, poultry, and more. Test the fertilizer for pH, boron, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, sulfur, zinc, soluble salts, moisture, dry matter, and SAR sodium levels to ensure adequate nutrition for your crops. The test can also include analyses of ash content and total carbon.

Testing other fertilizers

We also test synthetic fertilizers and fertilizers made from other types of recycled waste materials. Get your products tested for nutrients, heavy metals, and other substances. Our experts are happy to help in preparing the testing plan and answering any questions related to your samples and the testing possibilities.

Suitable sample matrices

  • Compost
  • Manure & slurry
  • Synthetic fertilizers

Types of fertilizer tests offered

  • Nutrient content analysis
  • Total carbon analysis (C:N ratio)
  • Ash content
  • Heavy metals

Ask for a quote

Contact us below to get a quote for testing services in one business day.

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You can also email us at or call +358 50 336 6128.

Frequently asked questions

What is Measurlabs?

Measurlabs offers a variety of laboratory analyses for product developers and quality managers. We perform some of the analyses in our own lab, but mostly we outsource them to carefully selected partner laboratories. This way we can send each sample to the lab that is best suited for the purpose, and offer high-quality analyses with more than a thousand different methods to our clients.

How does the service work?

When you contact us through our contact form or by email, one of our specialists will take ownership of your case and answer your query. You get an offer with all the necessary details about the analysis, and can send your samples to the indicated address. We will then take care of sending your samples to the correct laboratories and write a clear report on the results for you.

How do I send my samples?

Samples are usually delivered to our laboratory via courier. Contact us for further details before sending samples.