Products & Licensing Opportunities

Innovation from our scientists to you.

Scientists at the James Hutton Institute continually innovate to improve efficiencies in their own laboratories, for the research community and for the wider world.

Some of these innovations can be purchased and some are available under license. 

Please check links for individual details. 

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Developed for laboratory spray drying with potential adaptation.  James Hutton Limited is seeking interested parties to discuss licensing, purchasing and partnership.

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Samples prepared for X-ray powder diffraction (XRPD) by spray drying give random, reproducible diffraction patterns. The James Hutton Institute Spray Drying Kit is specifically designed for sample preparation for XRPD.

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MicroResp™ is a unique microplate-based respiration system that enables the user to analyse up to 96 soil, sediment or water samples and test a range of carbon sources and/or replicates in a small compact space.

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The Hutton Soils analysis kit is a quick, simple and effective tool giving high quality soil analysis in accredited laboratories for farmers to amateur gardeners and everyone in between.

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A number of soil datasets can be downloaded from the James Hutton Institute website including 1:25,000 Soil Map (partial cover), 1:250,000 National Soil Map, National Soils Inventory for Scotland, Soil Thematic Maps and Land Capability Maps.

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