Founded in 1948, PANalytical offers instrumentation and software solutions for research and development, industrial process control and semiconductor metrology applications. The company employs more than 1,000 individuals and operates laboratories in Japan, China, United States and the Netherlands. PANalytical has achieved ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001 certification from the International Organization for Standardization. It offers a range of XRD, XRF and software systems that are used for the cement, metal, steel, plastic, polymer and petrochemical, mineral, food, chemical and glass industries. The company conducts training sessions and seminars. PANalytical offers ferrous and non-ferrous metals and building material, chemical and petrochemical products.