The IAMC-CNR Sedimentological laboratory is an accredited ISO9000 facility with up-to-date technical scientific equipment and refrigerated sediment repository. The laboratory provides high-quality data for the full spectrum of sedimentological analysis of unconsolidated marine and continental deposits (including grain-size laser particle analyser SYMPATEC Helos/ kf and digital imagery of sediment cores), analysis of physical and petrophysical properties, paleoecological analysis and geochemical analysis of bulk sediments.