Polymer Service GmbH Merseburg (PSM), which started its business activities in February 2001, is a modern service company for the plastics producing and processing industry, located at the interface between research and practice. Since 2014, the company has been an affiliated institute at Merseburg University of Applied Sciences.

We offer a broad portfolio of services in the field of polymer materials and plastics technology, ranging from polymer synthesis, plastics processing and plastics testing to damage analysis by publicly sworn experts. You will find an overview of our range of services on these pages.

By service we also mean advising you on your individual questions and suggesting suitable methods for answering them. Please contact us! We will be happy to advise you, make you an individual offer or discuss your concerns, confidentially of course, in a personal meeting.

A look

Move to modern and future-proof location

Official opening of the new company building


Purchase of a universal testing machine type Z050

Contract for the monitoring of plastic window profile systems

between the Gütegemeinschaft Kunststoff-Fensterprofilsysteme e.V. and PSM


Commencement of activity as an expert – Prof. Dr. Katrin Reincke

Application area: Plastics (Elastomers, Films) - Testing and failure analysis


Commencement of activity as an expert – Prof. Dr. Ines Kotter

Application area: Plastics (Thermoplastics, Thermosets) - Testing and failure analysis

Termination of 10 years of activity as an expert – Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Grellmann

Field of appointment: Plastics testing, plastics diagnostics and assessment of damage cases 2005-2015


Affiliated institute at Merseburg University of Applied Sciences

Setting up the environmental simulation laboratory

Registration in the commercial register

Start of business operations

Notarial formation of PSM

Affiliated Institute at the Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg