Based in Santa Clara, California, USA, Picarro, Inc. is a world leader in the manufacture of instruments for carbon and water cycle measurement, including trace gas analyzers as well as isotope analyzers.

Picarro analyzers are rugged and reliable enough for incredibly demanding applications such as continuous measurements of air quality, greenhouse gases and isotopes while in airplanes, on ocean cargo vessels and in factories. Picarro has also measured the Greenhouse gases for complete towns and cities and its innovative mobile system mounted on a car while driving is already in use to locate natural gas leaks in urban use with unparalleled accuracy.

Picarro’s instruments are used by the top institutions in the world and they have been recognized for their innovation by many groups, winning many prizes for their products and vision. With 26 licensed patents Picarro is still continually innovating. With high sensitivity measurements, months or years of calibration-free operation and easy setup, this unique combination of attributes enables customers to make the highest quality measurements both in the lab and in the most remote locations. All Picarro products are produced through a world-class manufacturing process that ensures rock-solid reliability.

Gases Measured

  • Ammonia (NH3)
  • Carbon Dioxide (CO2)
  • Ethylene (C2H4)
  • Formaldehyde (H2CO)
  • Hydrogen Fluoride (HF)
  • Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
  • Methane (CH4)
  • Water (H2O)
  • Isotopic Carbon Dioxide (Carbon Isotopes in CO2)
  • Isotopic Water (Oxygen Isotopes and Deuterium in H2O)

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