Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, Inc. was founded in 1997 to support the industrial hygiene community by providing quality and timely environmental microbiology analytical services. Our expertise in building-related health issues and microbial applications allows Aerobiology to consult with professionals in all areas and aspects of microbiology.
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, Inc. is a woman owned, privately held environmental testing laboratory with expertise in microbiology and asbestos testing. Our laboratory is fifteen years old and our expertise in the microbial testing aspects of indoor air quality has evolved and help shape the indoor air quality industry. This expertise includes bacterial and fungal testing and both environmental and clinical applications of the investigation. We have a national presence with three fully AIHA (VA - 102977, CO - 192683 and GA - 163063) and NVLAP (VA - 200829 and CO - 200860) accredited laboratories in the Washington DC area, Atlanta, Georgia and Denver, Colorado. These locations allow for excellent coverage of the country in terms of technical laboratory services in addition to being responsive and available for our clients.
Our expertise in residential, commercial, and hospital arenas provide us the background to assist our clients in their testing needs and sampling approach that are unique to the various settings of our clients investigations. We provide in-depth technical training, either on-site or at one of our locations that prepares our clients a defensible approach to their sampling event. Characterizing a building is a multi-disciplinary approach and the microbiology data is one part of the puzzle. Aerobiology helps our clients understand the details and the big picture. We are there to help this happen by our technical support and our customer support.
Investigations are unique and complex due to building structures, mechanical systems, various activities going on in building simultaneously , occupants health and uncontrolled external environmental situations. Aerobiology is experienced in helping clients develop a targeted sampling approach based on field information and dialog with our clients. Our microbiologists are always available to discuss sampling approaches, test methodologies, and data interpretation.
The vision of Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, Inc. is to expand our scope of services and areas of expertise to encompass the developing needs of our clients, while maintaining our high level of quality and customer service.
Our Corporate Overview and Management Personnel areas provide information on our company history, our services, and our leadership and technical team members. Our corporate resume and information brochure are available below for downloading.
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates was established in 1997 to meet the specific needs of indoor air quality specialists and industrial hygienists by providing responsive and cost effective environmental microbiology laboratory services. Aerobiology Laboratory's focus has remained constant: dedication to the highest quality scientific standards and a passion for our clients. It is this level of commitment that has gained Aerobiology the reputation of being a leader among indoor air quality laboratories. At Aerobiology Laboratory Associates, our success is measured by the success of our customers; therefore, we are dedicated to quality service, quick and accurate delivery of results, and consultative support by experienced experts.
As important as accreditation, is the credentials of the laboratory staff. The Aerobiology staff includes degreed and advanced degreed Environmental Microbiologists each having over twenty years of clinical and environmental laboratory analytical experience in microbiology and certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP).
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates was incorporated in 1997 to assist Indoor Air Quality professionals in all aspects of work-related environmental microbiology. Our laboratory facilities in Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, and Atlanta, GA serve a nation-wide client base.
Our services include a complete range of sampling and analysis of indoor environments for bioaerosols, and the identification of biological sources of IAQ problems. In addition to a full range of microbial culture analysis, our microbial services include:
We also provide on-site mold Analysis services, as well as assistance in the development, at the request of an industrial hygenist, of abatement strategies, abatement monitoring, and final clearance documentation.
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates Virginia is an American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) Environmental Microbiology Accredited Laboratory AIHA EMLAP # 102977
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates Georgia is an American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) Environmental Microbiology Accredited Laboratory AIHA EMLAP # 163063.
Aerobiology Laboratory Associates Denver is an American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) Environmental Microbiology Accredited Laboratory AIHA EMLAP # 192683.
The technical management staff at Aerobiology brings over a hundred years of expertise in assisting our clients in developing a defensible and technical approach to building related investigations, in-depth microbiology support of data, product development/challenges and asbestos building related material analyses. We encourage AND look forward to our clients developing a dialog with the technical staff at Aerobiology.
In addition to our analytical services, Aerobiology Laboratory offers consulting services to professionals that have unique or complicated projects involving clinical pathogens, such as Cryptococcus neoforms, or Mycobacterium species, target organisms, such as Helicobacter pylori, unique niche organisms, such as sulfate-reducing bacteria and event related building IAQ with occupant exposure situations, such as a black water event involving E. ...
We offer a full menu of viable bacteria (HAI pathogens, MRSA, Mycobacterium and environmental bacteria) and viable fungi (Aspergillus, Penicillium, Cryptococcus, Stachybotrys and environmental fungi). In addition to viable analysis we also offer a full range of non-viable testing (spore traps, tapes and surface directs and bulk directs) with a variety of TAT. We are CDC Elite certified for Legionella analysis and in addition, we also perform Sewage ...
Aerobiology Training Programs (ATP)
The mission of Aerobiology Training Programs (ATP) is to foster and preserve high quality, educationally sound and widely accepted mold and bacterial education to IAQ Professional seeking to increase his/her knowledge of the organisms commonly referred to as Mould and Bacteria. Our trainers are dedicated to this task to insure that the program remains a viable and effective method of education and training for our clients. ATP promotes ...