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  • Asbestos Analysis Laboratory Celebrates 30th Anniversary

    EMSL Analytical, Inc., the world's leading asbestos testing laboratory is celebrating its 30th year of providing quality asbestos laboratory results to asbestos and environmental professionals worldwide. Opening in 1981 in Camden, NJ, in a small storefront building on Market Street, EMSL has now grown to over 39 locations throughout the United States and Canada.  In addition to ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • EMLab P&K Houston Lab Expands, Earns NVLAP Accreditation for Asbestos Analysis

    EMLab P&K, a TestAmerica company and the leading commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) laboratory in North America, announces the expansion of its lab in Houston, Texas and accreditation by the National Volunteer Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) for PLM bulk asbestos analysis (NVLAP Lab Code 600122-0). EMLab P&K now has eleven (11) NVLAP-accredited laboratories for asbestos ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • EMLab P&K’s Naperville Asbestos Lab Receives NVLAP Accreditation for Asbestos Analysis

    EMLab P&K announces the accreditation of its asbestos lab in Naperville, Illinois by the National Volunteer Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) for PLM bulk asbestos analysis (NVLAP Lab Code 500061-0). EMLab P&K now has eleven (11) NVLAP-accredited laboratories for asbestos analysis.   EMLab P&K’s Naperville lab is located at: 1979 N. Mill Street, Suite 102, ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • EMLab P&K's Denver Asbestos Lab Receives NVLAP Accreditation for Asbestos Analysis

    EMLab P&K announces the accreditation of its asbestos lab in Denver, Colorado by the National Volunteer Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) for PLM bulk asbestos analysis (NVLAP Lab Code 500053-0). EMLab P&K now has ten (10) NVLAP-accredited laboratories for asbestos analysis. The Denver lab is also registered with the state of Colorado as an asbestos laboratory through ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • EMLab P&K Opens Atlanta Asbestos Lab With NVLAP Accreditation for Asbestos Analysis

    EMLab P&K, a TestAmerica company and the leading commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) laboratory in North America, announces the opening of its asbestos lab in Atlanta, Georgia and accreditation by the National Volunteer Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) for PLM bulk asbestos analysis (NVLAP Lab Code 201060-0). EMLab P&K now has eleven (11) NVLAP-accredited ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • EMSL Analytical Will Hold Canada Asbestos Workshop in Brampton, ON

    The event will be dedicated to helping environemental professionals understand sampling techniques for asvestos. Topics will include the life cycle of an asbestos project, analysis options, the changing landscape of asbestos testing, and more.   The “Understanding Asbestos Workshop” is scheduled for September 11, 2012 in Brampton, ON. Currently the course is approved for the ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • EMLab P&K’s Phoenix Lab Now AIHA-LAP, LLC Accredited for PCM Asbestos Analysis

    EMLab P&K, a TestAmerica company and the leading commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) laboratory in North America, announced today the accreditation of its environmental microbiology lab in Phoenix, Arizona by the American Industrial Hygiene Association Laboratory Accreditation Program® (AIHA-LAP), LLC for PCM asbestos analysis (IHLAP # 102297). Clients are now able ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • EMLab P&K`s San Diego Asbestos Laboratory Receives NVLAP Accreditation for Asbestos Analysis

    EMLab P&K is pleased to announce the accreditation of its asbestos lab in San Diego, California by the National Volunteer Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) for PLM bulk asbestos analysis (NVLAP Lab Code 500034-0). 'With our San Diego laboratory receiving NVLAP accreditation, EMLab P&K continues to demonstrate it is among the very best asbestos laboratories in the nation. The ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • California’s Hunters Point Redevelopment Project under the Spotlight

    The Treasure Island Naval Station-Hunters Point Annex, also known as the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, was established in 1869 as the first dry dock on the Pacific Coast.  It is located in southeastern San Francisco, California. In 1940, the Navy obtained ownership of the shipyard for ship building, repair and maintenance activities. After World War II, activities shifted from ship repair to ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Indianapolis Testing Laboratory Announces Client Appreciation BBQ & Laboratory Tour

    EMSL Analytical, a leading provider of advanced environmental laboratory services, has recently announced their Indianapolis, IN laboratory will be hosting a client appreciation BBQ and laboratory open house on July 23rd, 2010. “EMSL Analytical"s Indianapolis, IN laboratory is a very well established full service laboratory that has been well rooted in the community for years” ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • iATL Is Now A Certified Laboratory With The Ohio State EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP)

    International Asbestos Testing Laboratories (iATL) announces certification with the Ohio State EPA’s Voluntary Action Program (VAP). The Ohio State EPA Voluntary Action Program was created to allow individuals to investigate possible environmental contamination and then if necessary clean the contamination to receive a promise from the State of Ohio that no further cleanup action is needed. ...

  • EMSL Announces PA Building Inspector Initial Course in Cinnaminson, NJ

    EMSL Analytical will be holding a PA Building Inspector Initial Course from Monday, December 3rd to Wednesday, December 5th at our corporate headquarters located at 200 Route 130 North, Cinnaminson, New Jersey 08077. The course will begin at 8:00 AM, but sign in begins at 7:45 AM. The cost of the workshop is $425 per person. EMSL Analytical, Inc. has recently been ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Homeowners Should Test Attics for Asbestos Containing Vermiculite Insulation

    EMSL Analytical offers easy asbestos testing solutions to protect people against insulation that may contain cancer causing asbestos fibers. Cinnaminson, NJ, November 30th, 2010 For years it has been known that up to 35 million homes across America may be contaminated with asbestos tainted vermiculite insulation.  Although not all materials that contain ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • California Man Sentenced to Jail for Asbestos Violations

    Earlier this year, it was reported that several men had pleaded guilty to charges of violating the federal Clean Air Act.  The pleas resulted after developments at a 204 unit apartment complex in Winnetka, California.  According to reports, the men knew that the building’s ceiling tiles contained asbestos.  Despite this fact, they neglected to inform the renovation workers ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Asbestos Removal from Ottawa Federal Buildings Goes Undocumented

    According to a list recently compiled by the Public Works and Government Services Canada, the Canadian federal government owns 318 building that are known to contain asbestos. Yet despite this high number, the government has not been actively tracking projects to remove asbestos from these buildings. This list is not comprehensive and does not contain any buildings which are owned by departments ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Strong Santa Ana Winds Leave Property Damage across Southern California

    Hurricane force gusts were recorded in parts of California this week due to strong Santa Ana winds.  The Santa Ana winds also left a widespread area of damage and destruction in some areas across the state.  In Los Angeles, hundreds of power lines were down and wind gusts of 80 mph were recorded in lower-lying areas.  Southern California Edison reported over 200,000 households ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • EMSL Analytical Acquires Midwest Laboratories as Strategic Growth Initiatives Continue

    Midwest Laboratories’ asbestos samples are now being processed at EMSL Analytical’s AIHA and NVLAP accredited Chicago testing facility. Cinnaminson, NJ, September 7th, 2010 EMSL Analytical is pleased to announce that they have acquired Midwest Laboratories’ PLM and TEM laboratory operations.  The announcement is part of EMSL’s calculated ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Global Asbestos Awareness Week Reminds Homeowners of Health Risks

    In February of this year, Senator Max Baucus introduced legislation which passed the Senate declaring the first week of April to be National Asbestos Awareness Week.  This coincides with the Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) that occurs on those same dates. Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral fiber mined from the Earth.  In the past it was regularly added to building products ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Ontario Association of Home Inspectors Approves EMSL Asbestos Workshop

    EMSL Analytical will hold an asbestos workshop on Tuesday, September, 11, 2012 at Courtyard by Marriott Brampton Hotel & Convention Center, 90 Biscayne Crescent Brampton, ON L6W 4S1. Registration will begin at 8:30a.m. and the cost of the workshop is $299. The course will begin with an overview of asbestos, including its background, uses, and health hazards. Next participants will discuss the ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

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