In-Lab Industrial Air Analysis

What is ISO 8573-1?

Specifications & guidelines that ensure highest quality for materials, products, processes, and services across industries created by the International Standards Organization (ISO)

Compressed air is used in more than 70% of all manufacturing activities

ISO 8573-1:2010 is the standard related to Industrial Compressed Air purity testing of compressed air for particles & vapors

What you need to know: 9 classes, noted in a 3-digit code,

  • Class divisions: PARTICLES: WATER : OIL
  • Each pertains to specific industries and uses of the compressed air
  • Xzam Labs will guide the client towards the correct class & code


  • Xzam Lab is accredited to perform the ISO 8573 standard
  • Locally based in Miami Lakes, FL.
  • Required so that those whose air we certify:
    • Maintain accreditation & certifications
    • Comply with governmental regulations


  • Specific Xzam kits for ISO-8573-1
  • Our sampling canister contains a different filtering system (collects particles to sub-micron)
  • Kits include an Electrical Capacitance Sensor for Class 1-Water or a Chemical Detector tube for Class 2-5-Water


  • Gases – O2, CO2, CO, Methane
  • Particles - 0.1 to 5 micron
  • Water – dew point and liquid water
  • Oil – liquid, aerosol and vapor

Why ISO 8573-1

  • Food & Drug Administration (FDA) requirements
    • Wherever compressed air comes in contact with products
  • Avoidance of product contamination
    • Particles might be carrying bacteria or other microbes
    • Moisture promotes spoilage and electronics damage


  • Medical Products & Devices
  • Food & Beverage
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Electronics


Others Make Air & Gas, We Ensure That It’s Pure!

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