Pace Analytical

Pace Analytical

Pace Analytical Services, Inc., is the second largest environmental testing laboratory company in the United States, operating a nationwide network of sixteen laboratories and nine service centers with a list of certifications and accreditations that cover the nation. For more than thirty years, Pace has provided analytical support to major oil, chemical, transportation, mining and manufacturing companies and prides itself in offering clients – both on a national and local level – with exceptional service, legally defensible data and convenient online data management.

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1700 Elm Street SE , Minneapolis , MN 55414 USA
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Business Type:
Service provider
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Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)

Pace Analytical provides analytical and environmental testing services, field sampling services, and on-site laboratory operations and management services for a variety of projects - regardless of scope or complexity. With environmental testing laboratories located nationwide and services designed to cover a diverse range of businesses and industries, we've made it easy and convenient for customers to access our areas of expertise.

Pace Analytical enjoys close working relationships with most of the major United States environmental consulting firms, several of the world's most prestigious industrial organizations, and various state and local government agencies. Pace Analytical also maintains key supplier partnerships with many of the top pharmaceutical and medical device companies worldwide.

All Pace Analytical environmental testing laboratories are NELAP certified. Both Pace Analytical Life Sciences operations are FDA registered, DEA registered (Class II - V) and GMP compliant. Pace Analytical Life Sciences (Oakdale site) and the Metrology Operations of the LabOps Division are ISO 17025 accredited. The LabOps Division is ISO 9001/2000 certified.


Moving Forward in Today’s Challenging Environment…and Economy.

Your Total Laboratory Resource: Analytical Lab Solutions for Testing, Staffing and Equipment

Pace Analytical is a financially strong, trusted and reputable leader in the environmental industry. For more than 30 years, Pace has been recognized for its efforts to provide personalized service and superior project management support to our local, national and global customers. Even in today’s challenging economy, we have continued to expand our laboratory network and breadth of services without sacrificing quality. By continually investing in our laboratory facilities, technology and personnel, we are working to ensure our services are the best in the industry.

Comprised of 19 environmental testing laboratories, 2 life sciences labs and 10 service centers nationwide, Pace Analytical is your TOTAL laboratory resource. Our laboratories provide project support and comprehensive testing services for consulting, engineering, energy and utility companies, municipalities, industry and government professionals—as well as for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries worldwide. Analytical testing and related services include analytical chemistry, on-site field sampling, product and material testing, microbiology services, medical device and drug-device combination product testing, professional laboratory staffing, and lab equipment sales and services.

With extensive experience in testing, a strong financial investment in our facilities and personnel, and total dedication to providing consistent, reliable analytical services to our clients, Pace Analytical is a proven leader in the commercial contract lab industry. We offer the services you need and quality you can count on—both today and in the future.

Pace Analytical Services, Inc. has 21 environmental laboratory locations with a core competence in providing analytical services including environmental testing and sampling. Our laboratories utilize EPA, ASTM Standard Methods, NIOSH and other accepted test procedures and methods in accordance with both federal and state regulations. Pace Analytical also provides a wide-range of specialty analytical testing services including air toxics, aquatic toxicity, bioassay, biota, dioxin/furans, low-level mercury, radiochemistry, vapor intrusion, etc.

Pace Analytical Life Sciences, LLC has 2 laboratory locations: Oakdale, Minnesota, and San German, Puerto Rico. Pace Analytical Life Sciences provides contract analytical testing services to the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries. Our services include a full service microbiology laboratory, method development/validation, medical device chemistry, raw material testing, stability testing and storage, and product release testing. Both labs are FDA registered, DEA registered. The Oakdale, Minnesota, laboratory is also ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited.

Pace Analytical LabOps Division provides professional analytical staffing to accommodate full outsourcing or augmentation of staff at a client's on-site location. We provide these services to various industries as well as research and development organizations. Utilizing our support, knowledge and experience within our clients' laboratories, enables them to focus on the core business while increasing profitability and improving laboratory operations. Within our LabOps Division, we also provide instrumentation sales, repair and qualification services, product and material testing support and regulatory compliance services—which can also improve profitability and performance for our clients.

The Pace Analytical Difference (Environmental)

Our ability to adapt to environmental challenges and our foundation of scientific inquiry and technology has enabled Pace Analytical to become a leading provider of environmental measurements and services in the United States. For the past 30 years, our business principles have remained constant: i.e., commitment to safety and health; environmental stewardship; high ethical standards; and a respect for our clients and employees alike.

Our financial success allows us to continually invest, innovate and expand our service offerings to meet the increasing needs of our clients. Today, Pace Analytical is well-positioned for growth opportunities to support complex global environmental challenges. From the strong leadership of our senior management team to our highly technical and knowledgeable staff, Pace Analytical is positioned to be one of the best environmental testing firms in the industry.

We understand the importance of developing long-term relationships with our clients. That’s why we provide sound project planning and fiscally responsible project management support. For convenience and consistency, we assign a dedicated point of contact to each client or program to work closely with your personnel to coordinate all analytical project requirements—from inception to final review. Our goal is to provide legally defensible test data in a timely manner and to offer a level of service that exceeds the expectations of our clients. Our nationwide laboratory and service center network enables Pace Analytical to provide additional capacity, specialty services and experts to ensure that customer requirements are achieved.