Spectrix Labs specializes in Gas Chromatography & Mass Spectrometry analysis of essential oils, hydrosols, fragrances and flavors. Prior to starting Spectrix Labs in 1991, Larry Jones worked at Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical and served on the Chemistry Board at the University of California in Santa Cruz. Quality control for the essential oils produced Elizabeth Van Buren Inc., which is co-owned by Larry Jones, is ensured by Spectrix Labs.
Larry Jones lectures regularly at “The College for Botanical Healing Arts” (COBHA), gives workshops on essential oil purity, and works with chemists in the industry to improve the quality of essential oils. Larry and his wife, Elizabeth Jones, have built these businesses together. For over twenty years, Spectrix Labs, the College of Botanical Healing Arts, and Elizabeth Van Buren Inc. have been setting industry benchmarks for quality analysis, education, and products.