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ICA | GemLab are experts in the origin determination and treatment detection of colored gemstones. Our expertise comes from our unique ability to combine knowledge of renowned gemologists with the latest technology available to meticulously inspect your gemstone and determine more than 40 geographical deposits. We pride ourselves on our responsible, ethical and transparent services – three cornerstone values of our company.

Our experienced gemologists have full understanding of the different gemological characteristics of the gemstones and their origin. This is especially relevant in today’s gemstones market with customers from around the world demanding clear and precise information about the colored gemstones they acquire and sell.

ICA | GemLab operates in affiliation with the International Colored Gemstone Association (ICA), the only worldwide body specifically created to benefit the global colored gemstone industry.

On Origin determination

In order to determine the origin of a gemstone, the mineralogical and gemological properties collected during the testing is vital information.

Our gemologists take this data to compare it with our vast database, narrowing down the specific gem bearing localities around the world

About Color

ICA | GemLab adheres to an ethical approach to color, stricter than other laboratories at times. We want our customers to have the confidence and assurance that the information presented in their document is accurate.

ICA | GemLab uses trade colors/names where deemed relevant and in-line with the standards set by our color masters.

Color grading at ICA | GemLab is based on color masters carefully prepared to cover colors and saturations.

Our Report Process

Throughout the entire gemological process, we maintain the highest levels of security and manage your stone with the utmost care.

Our Report Types

Throughout the entire gemological process, we maintain the highest levels of security and manage your stone with the utmost care. Our team takes detailed observations of your gemstone and each one is inspected by at least three different gemologists to ensure that they are no errors. They carefully assess and interpret data collected to produce the most accurate information in regards to the color grade, treatment, and origin of your gemstone.

Origin Report

The Origin Report verifies the authenticity of gemstones, identifies whether they have undergone any treatment (e.g. heating), specifies the stone’s origin and determines their trade color whenever possible.

IDENTIFICATION Report

The Identification Report verifies the authenticity of gemstones, identifies whether they have undergone any treatment (e.g., heating), and determines their trade color whenever possible.

Gemstones That We Test

At ICA | GemLab, we believe that every gemstone has its own story – a story worth sharing.

We test a wide range of gemstones and because of our extensive database and reference collection, our gemological processes remain consistently high across all the different varieties of gemstones available in the market.

Coffee Bean

Sapphire

Coffee Bean

Ruby

Coffee Bean

Emerald

Coffee Bean

Garnet

Coffee Bean

Alexandrite

Coffee Bean

Padparadscha

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