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Not-for-Profit Scientific Educational and Applied Research Organization

The McCrone Research Institute was chartered and incorporated in 1960 as a scientific educational and research organization devoted to microscopy and microanalysis. It is the nation’s largest not-for-profit microscopy teaching and applied scientific research organization committed to government, industry, and academia for the proper use of the microscope to solve problems in forensic, industrial, pharmaceutical, environmental and conservation sciences.

McCrone does not have commercial objectives that compete with your educational and scientific and career goals. Our experience, longevity, stability and reliability distinguish McCrone from the others.

McCrone Research Institute is a not-for-profit educational and research organization, Section 501 ( c ) ( 3 ), making it eligible for support by gifts from individuals, private corporations and foundations, grants from federal and private agencies, and universities.

McCrone Research Institute
2820 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616-3230
312-842-7100 (phone)
312-842-1078 (fax)