The company provides high quality analysis in the area of Asbestos, Lead and Mold in Air, Soil, Water, Dust, Bulk materials and other matrices.
ProScience Analytical Services, Inc. provides analytical testing of air, water, soil, sediment, sludge, paint and wipes in support of a diverse group of activities which include ground-water, remediation, investigations, underground storage tank removals, lead and asbestos abatements and monitoring. ProScience's capabilities include metals analyses, optical asbestos analysis and electron microscopy asbestos analysis. ProScience commits itself firmly to the production of legally defensible data of known quality through the use of analytical methods that are accurate, reliable and complete. To ensure the production of such data, ProScience utilizes a comprehensive Quality Assurance Program that extends throughout the organization as part of its daily operation. The methodology employed at ProScience meets or exceeds all agencies' requirements for which the laboratory is certified. ProScience's Quality Control/Quality Assurance Manual describes the procedures used to ensure the generation of high quality data.
ProScience was founded in 1996 and is located at 22 Cummings Park, Woburn, Massachusetts. The facility consists of approximately 5,000 square feet of laboratory and office space. Included are separate areas for sample preparation, metals analysis, optical asbestos analysis and electron microscopy asbestos analysis. The analytical instruments are modern and well maintained. The laboratory is designed for smooth and efficient sample flow ensuring expedient turnaround of any type of sample. The laboratory's strict adherence to EPA and NVLAP protocols result in superior contamination control and sample tracking.
ProScience's safety plans and procedures have been developed and implemented in accordance with applicable OSHA requirements. Safety training includes the following topics: Material Safety Data Sheets, general safety practices, medical insurance, handling hazardous waste, emergency equipment and fire and spill contingencies. ProScience maintains Worker's Compensation Insurance, Employer's Liability Insurance and Comprehensive General Liability Insurance.
ProScience participates in the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP), Environmental Lead Proficiency Analytical Testing (ELPAT), AIHA Pat Programs, LLC, and The Nelac Institutes proficiency testing programs at least twice a year.