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Amerisci is a CPSC Accredited Laboratory testing consumer products for the presence of lead, heavy metals, phthalates, formaldehyde, and other restricted organic compounds.
The events of Sept. 11, 2001, revealed the vulnerability of our nation and underscored the need for countermeasures to terrorist threats. We at AmeriSci started working to ensure the availability of safe and effective countermeasures.
Asbestos is the name given to a number of naturally occurring, fibrous silicate minerals mined for their useful properties such as thermal insulation, chemical and thermal stability, and high tensile strength. Asbestos is commonly used as an acoustic insulator, thermal insulation, fire proofing and in other building materials. Many products are in use today that contain asbestos. Asbestos is made up of microscopic bundles of fibers that may become...
The Warnex Rapid Pathogen Detection System is a highly versatile and efficient thermal cycler with real time optical detection, specifically tailored to the rapidly evolving needs of today's molecular biology laboratory. AOAC Approved. There is no doubt that few technologies have had as large an impact as PCR.
AmeriSci maintains fully staffed and equipped laboratories with all necessary infrastructure systems to provide a variety of analytical services on various matrixes including aqueous samples, air samples, soils, sediments, solids and waste materials for organic, inorganic and classical chemistry parameters.
All of us face a variety of risks to our health as we go about our day-to-day lives. Molds are microscopic organisms that live on plant or animal matter. They aid in the break down of dead material and recycle nutrients in the environment. Extensive mold contamination may cause health problems. AmeriSci Bio-Chem is the country's leader for indoor air quality testing.
RoHS is an acronym for 'Restriction of the use of Certain Hazardous Substances,' which refers to the ban on the use of hazardous sub- stances in electronic equipment under European Parliament directive2002/95/EC and also, informally, to the upcoming prohibition on some of the same substances in some electronic devices sold or offered for Sale in California. The objective of the RoHS Directive (2005/618/EC), effective 1 July 2006, is to restrict the...
People are increasingly aware of the deleterious effects of particulates on human health. Therefore, the identification and source of particulate material in our environments take on added significance. Particle Characterization by Light Microscopy, also called Particulate Analysis, can provide the hygienist a broad overview of the particulate state of the environment that is of concern to his clients. The quality of reports of particulate analysis is...
The FDA has developed a comprehensive Food Protection Plan to address the changes in food sources, production, and consumption that we face in today's world. Building upon and improving an already sound food safety protection capability, the new plan presents a robust strategy to protect the nation's food supply from both unintentional contamination and deliberate attack.
AmeriSci provides inspections and investigations services related to Food Safety, Consumer Product Safety, and Environmental Safety to industries throughout the world. We can determine whether inspected firms are operating in compliance with applicable requirements, and if not, provide the evidence for actions to prevent adulterated products from entering the market.