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 (Lab) 400/hr
Double Belt Press Operation (Production) 1300/hr
Extrusion – Filament 400/hr
Extrusion – Profile 300/hr
3D Printing 300/hr
Injection Molding, ASTM coupons (Standard is 20) 300/sample
Injection Molding, ASTM coupons (Standard is 20) 300/sample
Pellet Milling, Drying, Prep 300/hr
Ash content 200/sample
Bulk Density, ASTM D1895 135/sample
Capillary Rheology (3 replicates/per temperature) 425/sample
Coefficient of Friction (COF) 210/sample
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion (CLTE) 350/sample
Color Measurement, L*a*b* 150/sample
Compounding 50 Maxx 450/hr
Compounding by hour – 27 mm 300/hr
Compounding by hour – 33 or 35 mm 400/hr
Compounding by sample – 11 mm 300/hr
Compounding by Sample – 27 mm 300/hr
Compression Molding (5 replicates) 300/sample
Compression Testing (ASTM D6641) 210/sample
Density by Helium Pycnometer 200/sample
Density at Melt Temperature 375/sample
Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) 350/sample
Dimensional Stability 150/sample
Durometer, Shore A and Shore D 130/sample
Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA) 500/sample
Elemental Analsysis (SEM/EDX) 425/sample
Flammability Testing, UL-94 350/sample
Flex Test, ASTM D790, 5 replicates 210/sample
Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) 500/sample
Heat buildup (Hot Box) 300/sample
Heat Distortion Temp (HDT) ASTM D648, 2 wts, 2 rep 400/sample
Impact, Charpy (ASTM E23) 300/sample
Impact, Gardener 300/sample
Impact, Izod, ASTM D256, Notched and Un-notched 300/sample
Infrared Spectroscopy (FT-IR) 300/sample
Melt Flow Index (MFI) ASTM 1238, 2 reps 375/sample
Moisture Content 140/sample
Mold Shrinkage 100/sample
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) 450/sample
Optical Microscopy 190/sample
Oxidative Induction Time (OIT) 350/sample
Parallel Plate Rheology 500/sample
Particle Size Analysis by Seive 200/sample
Particle Size Analysis by Light scattering 200/sample
Pellet Count 100/sample
Resistivity, volume and surface 175/sample
Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) 400/sample
Specific Gravity, ASTM D792 150/sample
Surface energy by contact angle 350/sample
Tensile Test, ASTM D638, 5 replicates 210/sample
Thermal Gravimetric Analysis (TGA) 350/sample
VICAT Softening (ASTM D1525) 400/sample
Water Absoption, ASTM D570 300/sample
Consulting Level 4 Staff Scientist / Director 275/hr
Consulting Level 5 Corporate Scientist / VP 350/hr
Consulting Level 6 Executive Scientist / Executive 600/hr
IP Consulting Patent attorney 300/hr