Advanced Technology Laboratories (ATL)

Advanced Technology Laboratories (ATL)

Advanced Technology Laboratories is a full-service environmental analytical laboratory accredited by the State of California’s Department of Health Services Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP) and the National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP). Advanced Technology Laboratories also holds accreditation in the State of Nevada. A wide range of analytical services is available at ATL, including the organic and inorganic analyses of water, groundwater, storm water, wastewater, soil and hazardous waste samples.ATL has implemented an operational program emphasizing high quality and capacity to ensure that our clients’ expectations, commitments and ever-evolving needs are met. A staff of exceptionally experienced and technically competent chemists and project managers adheres to a rigorous Quality Assurance/ Quality Control program, ensuring defensible test data.

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3275 Walnut Avenue , Signal Hill , California 90755 USA
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Business Type:
Industry Type:
Analytical Services
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)

Advanced Technology Laboratories (ATL) consists of a network of environmental laboratories located in North America and Asia. We analyze solid and aqueous materials to identify the presence of hazardous constituents. Our founders have been in the environmental testing business since the industry's early days. We maintain a staff of professionals who are both proficient and trustworthy. Routine and non-routine services are developed based on the needs of our clients.

ATL's testing services support both private industry and government programs. Analyses offered include:

  • Organics
  • Inorganics
  • Metals
  • Wastewater
  • Storm Water
  • Groundwater
  • Drinking Water
  • Soil & Solid Waste
  • Hazardous Waste

A strict quality assurance/quality control program is in place at Advanced Technology Labs to ensure data integrity and validity. We maintain certification for various State and government agencies, in addition to qualifying as a Small Business Enterprise (SBE) and a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE). Public agencies for which we are certified include:

  • California - ELAP
  • California - NELAP
  • State of Nevada
  • CalTrans
  • Public Utilities Commission
  • Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
  • California Unified Certification Program and Caltrans
  • Coalition of Southern California Public Agencies
  • Certified Lab - LA County Sanitation District
  • Soil Permit - US Department of Agriculture
  • ORELAP - Oregon Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program

More detailed background information on Advanced Technology Labs can be found in our Statement of Qualifications (SOQ).
Cornerstones of ATL Success:

  • Reliability
  • Quick Turnaround Time
  • Competitive rates
  • Excellent customer service
  • A rigorous QA/QC program
  • State-of-the-art facilities & equipment
  • Instrument redundancy
  • Exceptionally experienced and technically competent chemists and project managers

ATL’s laboratory and sample receiving facilities are located in Signal Hill, California near Long Beach. The lab has a field service fleet serving all of Southern California.

Advanced Technology Labs is also represented in Asia with full service laboratories (which also accept air samples) in:

  • Shanghai, China


  • Turn Around Time - Advanced Technology Laboratories has among the quickest standard Turnaround Time (TAT) in the industry - typically 5 working days for most analyses
  • Price Competitiveness - ATL’s pricing is very competitive and tailored to suit the client’s project
  • LIMS - Advanced Technology Laboratories has a fully integrated Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), ensuring that data reporting is on time and correct
  • Instrument Redundancy – Advanced Technology Labs facilities have multiple instrumentation to ensure timely sample turnaround and reduce the impact of equipment downtime
  • Customizable Electronic Deliverable Format - Advanced Technology Laboratories is capable of reporting electronic data deliverables in any client-specified format, including Geotracker EDF, Caltrans Storm Water EDD and EQUIS EDF
  • Data Package Capabilities – ATL provides clients anywhere from a standard laboratory report to Level IV Data Packages
  • Multiple Certifications – In addition to its ELAP, NELAP, State of Nevada certificates, Advanced Technology Laboratories holds the following certifications:
    • DBE – California Unified Certification Program and Caltrans
    • MBE – Caltrans, Public Utilities Commission
    • SBE – Coalition of Southern California Public Agencies
    • Soil permit – US Department of Agriculture
    • Lab certification – LA County Sanitation Districts
  • Total Organic Halides (TOX) and Total Organic Carbon (TOC) Analyses – Advanced Technology Labs is capable of testing for TOX (Method 9020B) and TOC (Methods 9060 & 415.1), and we’re a preferred subcontractor of other labs for these analyses
  • Emergent Chemicals Analysis – Advanced Technology Laboratories is set up to do 1, 4 Dioxane, 1, 2, 3-Trichloropropane and Ammonium Perchlorate
  • EPA Method 314.0 – ATL analyzes Perchlorate by the latest ion chromatography instrumentation
  • ICP-MS – Advanced Technology Labs engages the mass spectroscopy technique for multi-element detection at trace level concentrations

Experience Counts
With nearly 30 years of experience in the environmental testing industry, Advanced Technology Labs has been an indispensable partner for the environmental testing needs of hundreds of clients. Over this time, we’ve developed a proficient customer relationship management program to retain many loyal and happy clients. Consider us as your new partner for quality environmental testing!