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?  Tribology laboratory featuring Falex and Timken EP testers, Falex tapping
    torque instrument, ball-on-flat friction tester, demulsification tester, JKR
    adhesion tester, and a Leco volatilization tester.

?   Pilot scale seed conditioner and 400 lb/hr. French press, 5 and 50-gallon 
    reactors, 100 liter capacity freeze dryer, high vacuum distillations, and high
    pressure reactors.

?  Thermogravimetric Analyzer, High-Frequency Reciprocating Rig (HFRR),
    Surface/Interfacial Tensiometer, Fourier Transform Infrared (FT-IR).