Interfacial’s Development Services Division offers turnkey incubation services for our customers throughout the entire development and launch of a new product or business. Our goal is to de-risk each program at every stage of the Interfacial Incubation Process for our customers. This allows them to efficiently deploy capital in a way that maximizes their return on investment (ROI).
  • Ideation Services
  • Intellectual Property Survey and Filing
  • Concept Screening and Refinement
  • Manufacturing Process Development and Refinement
  • Market Development Services
  • Marketing Materials and Literature Development
  • Contract Sales Services
  • Business Development Services
  • Technical/Product Support Services
  • Technology Transfer Services
  • Business Plan Development and Refinement Services
  • SOP, Technical Specification, SDS, Product Specification Development
  • Custom Compounding Manufacturing Services
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Pilot Production and Scale-Up Services
  • Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) Services
  • 3D Prototyping Services

Lab Service  Rate ($) 
Continuous Double Belt Press (Production)  1300/hr 
Continuous Double Belt Press (Lab)  350/hr 
Compounding (Pallmann)  350/hr 
Pulverizing  250/hr 
Compounding/Extrusion (35/33 mm)  375/hr 
Compounding/Extrusion (27 mm)  275/hr 
Compounding/Extrusion (11 mm)  275/hr 
ASTM Injection Molding (20 replicates)  275/sample 
Compression Molding (5 replicates)  275/sample 
Impact testing (notched & un-notched Izod-5 replicates each)  260/sample 
Tensile Testing (5 replicates) (ASTM D638)  200/sample 
Flexural Testing (5 replicates) (ASTM D790)  200/sample 
Heat Deflection Testing (2 replicates)  400/sample 
Melt Flow Index (2 replicates)  375/sample 
SEM Microscopy 

Elemental Analysis by SEM 





Optical Microscopy  190/sample 
Moisture Testing  140/sample 
Color Analysis  150/sample 
SG Analysis  140/sample 
NMR Analysis  450/sample 
FTIR Analysis  275/sample 
HPLC  400/sample 
GPC (Gel Permeation Chromatography)  400/sample 
TGA (Thermal Gravimetric Analysis)  325/sample 
DSC (Differential Scanning Calorimeter) 

AFM (Atomic Force Microscopy) 



Capillary Rheology (3 replicates/per temperature)  400/sample 
UL-94 Flame Testing  300/sample 
Conductivity Testing  160/sample 
Water Absorption  275/sample 
PhD Consulting (Jeff Cernohous)  550/hr 
PhD Consulting (Paul Humpal, Nate Ockwig, Phil Brunner)  250/hr 
Consulting (Larry Doerr)  550/hr 
General Chemist/Engineer/Physicist Time  170/hr 
General Technician Time  90/hr