L.A.B. Equipment, Inc., was established in 1933 and has been recognized for decades as the global leader in the design, manufacture and service of product reliability and package testing equipment. We are a wholly owned entity based in the USA. The corporate offices of L.A.B. Equipment, Inc., as well as its sales and engineering team are located in Itasca, Illinois. We are a team-based organization committed to manufacturing quality products on a consistent basis while maintaining a work ethic and attitude directed towards continuous improvement. Our product quality, reliability and customer support services are second to none.
Aqua-Tech Laboratories, Inc. was formed in September 1984 with the goal of providing quality laboratory service at a competitive price. Over the years Aqua-Techs capabilities have expanded significantly. We now perform a comprehensive range of analysis, including colorimetric, titrimetric, gravitimetric, atomic absorption, ICP and ICP-MS. For over ten years Aqua-Tech has been involved in litigation sampling and testing.
Aqua-Techs commitment to quality data and customer satisfaction at a reasonable price is reflected in all aspects of our operation, from sample collection to the customized reporting of our data. This is why Aqua-Tech is the choice over other analytical laboratories. When choosing your laboratory, consider all of the services you get with Aqua-Tech Laboratories, Inc.
Lab Support Services
Aqua-Tech provides all of the field and laboratory services needed to complete a sampling/analytical event. We maintain experienced laboratory staff to quickly respond to the needs of our clients.
Routine Sample Collection
Our established route system can easily meet the needs of clients who require routine sample collection. Samples are collected and field testing is performed by trained field technicians. When collecting samples, they are preserved and transported according to EPA accepted protocol. This frees the client from the burden of collecting and shipping the sample[s] to the laboratory. If you are outside our sample collection area, we routinely receive samples by mail or courier. Call our laboratory to find out if you are in our sample collection area.
Our report format is easy to read, flexible, can adapt to client needs and meets all State requirements. Custom data formatting, TCEQ/EPA forms, TRRP reports, and electronic data transfer are also available.
QA/QC and Data Tracking
Aqua-Tech follows standard USEPA QA/QC guidelines. Blanks, spikes, duplicates, matrix spikes and matrix spike dups, system performance and calibration checks are performed at a minimum in accordance with the frequency recommended by the authority at no additional charge.
Normal turnaround times vary from 1 day to up to 2 weeks for most parameters. Rush turnarounds are available for most parameters.