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  • EMLab P&K Fort Lauderdale Marks 11 Years As Accredited Asbestos Testing Lab

    EMLab P&K, a TestAmerica company and the leading commercial indoor air quality (IAQ) laboratory in North America, announces another milestone as its Fort Lauderdale lab has been accredited for asbestos analysis for more than a decade. EMLab P&K’s Florida lab has been accredited by NIST NVLAP (Lab Code 200738-0) for 11 years for asbestos fiber analysis to identify asbestos ...


    By EMLab P&K

  • Workshop focuses on dust protection and monitoring

    Ashtead Technology, TSI and the Health & Safety Laboratory (HSL) recently collaborated to deliver a workshop focusing on the environmental and safety hazards presented by dust and other particulate matter. Alan Hasson and Josh Thomas from Ashtead Technology provided an overview of the justification for dust monitoring in the workplace, and Nicholas Baxter from HSL described the requirements ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • Occupational Exposure Risks in Puerto Rico to Microbial Hazards in Metalworking Fluids

    In Puerto Rico and throughout the United States, over one million workers are employed in machine finishing, machine tooling, and other metalworking and metal-forming operations.  Many of these workers utilize metalworking fluids (MWFs) and could potentially be exposed to microbial hazards in these liquids and in the air they breathe. MWFs are used to reduce heat and friction, and to remove ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Environmental testing company for sale

    My name is Michael Ilse. I am a business broker for Aspen group in Bismarck, ND. I have a client that is looking to sell their environmental testing company. This company provides high quality environmental testing & consulting services. With an in-house testing facility they are able to provide speedy results for clients with urgent needs. This company works with government, commercial, ...


    By Aspen Group Real Estate

  • Handheld XRF Available for Environmental Testing

    Eastern Applied Research, Inc is pleased to announce the addition of handheld x-ray fluorescence technology to the various lines of ED-XRF analyzers offered.  Oxford Instruments has selected Eastern Applied to act as a distributor of its portable XRF analyzers throughout the North East of theUnited States. With over twenty years of experience in sales and service of x-ray fluorescence ...

  • Intertek Expands Environmental Testing in Mexico

    Intertek’s New Environmental Laboratory helps Tabasco’s petrochemical industry meet environmental compliance. VILLAHERMOSA, Mexico - Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, today announced the opening of a new environmental laboratory in Villahermosa. The primary function of the new laboratory will further help ...

  • Air Compliance Testing Acquires FBT Environmental and Testing Services

    Air Compliance Testing recently announced that it acquired the assets of FBT Testing and Environmental Services’ Cincinnati, Ohio stack testing division. Founded in 1992, FBT Testing and Environmental Services maintained clients in the power production, manufacturing, construction materials, and automotive industries. The acquisition is an implementation of Air Compliance Testing’s focus on ...

  • AdvancedSense cutting-edge, portable environmental test meter

    GrayWolf introduces a ground-breaking new handheld environmental meter; the AdvancedSense. This highly innovative instrument incorporates an embedded Windows OS in order to provide a broad range of enhanced productivity tools. Building on 12 years of manufacturing instrument kits that interface sensors to mobile computers, GrayWolf’s purpose-built AdvancedSense takes mobile computing to an ...


    By GrayWolf Sensing Solutions

  • MCS Patients in Puerto Rico Find Environmental Testing Solutions with Zimmetry Environmental

    In Puerto Rico and across the Caribbean, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) is a controversial issue with many in the medical community. Some do not recognize the condition as a true disease or illness, while others support its existence.    There are a number of other names for MCS, including environmental illness, total allergy syndrome, ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Titan Environmental Solutions Now Offering Allergen Testing

    Titan Environmental Solutions Inc. is now offering allergen testing. With a simple 5 step procedure Titan Environmental can now identify the presence of allergens that include dust mite, cockroach, cat, dog, rat and mouse allergens. "Millions of Americans suffer from common allergens and we now have the ability to help them identify what is going on in their environment." said Project Manager ...

  • Testing Environment

    During the summer of 2012 I was one of the lucky, if undeserving, torch bearers for the London Olympics. The fact that a UN bureaucrat was given such an honour owes much to the growing importance of the environment in sport worldwide. Since 1994, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has been working ever closer with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to raise the 'green' bar of the summer ...

  • LA Testing demystifies LEED testing

    LEED testing for indoor air quality is made simple by California’s dedicated environmental laboratory network. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) established criteria that became a primary tool in rating and certifying new and existing building structures. An official LEED certification increases the value of the property as operational costs of the facilities are usually much lower. ...


  • EPA considering new toxicity testing and environmental sampling for BPA

    Following a BPA Action Plan announced in March 2010, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is requesting public comment on possible toxicity testing and environmental sampling to study BPA’s potential environmental impacts. BPA has been shown to cause reproductive and developmental effects in animal studies. This action is part of Administrator Lisa P. Jackson’s comprehensive ...

  • Can more toxicity tests improve environmental protection standards?

    New research has investigated the effect of increasing the number of toxicity tests on Environmental Quality Standards (EQSs). Case study results suggest that an additional test can reduce costs without impairing the regulatory protection levels. An Environmental Quality Standard (EQS) defines the maximum safe concentration of a potentially hazardous chemical in air or water. EQSs are used to ...

  • Request for Information for Marine and Hydrokinetic Environmental Monitoring Technologies and Field Testing Opportunities

    The Energy Department’s Water Power Program is seeking feedback from the marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and other stakeholders regarding the program’s activities and priorities in MHK environmental monitoring and field testing opportunities. The Water Power Program is committed to supporting technological innovations that ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • SGS Australia opens new Sydney Laboratory for Environmental Testing

    Today, SGS, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, celebrated the opening of its new Sydney laboratory dedicated to environmental testing of air, water and soil. This state of the art facility in Australia is the latest addition to the SGS Environmental Services business international network of 30 environmental laboratories in Asia, North America, Europe ...

  • Neptune Benson introduces environmentally friendly ETS-UV pipeline testing equipment

    Neptune Benson, a leading manufacturer of commercial filtration systems, ETS-UV disinfection systems, and components, provides a custom solution for water used for pipeline testing.   This ETS-UV compact testing unit joins a host of sustainable products custom engineered for the oil & gas and petrochemical industries. ...


  • Waters Introduces eDATA 2.0 Proficiency Testing Portal for Environmental Laboratories

    Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) today announced that ERA®, A Waters® Business, introduced the new  ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • MOV long life passes environmental qualification testing for Candu reactors

    The Candu Owners Group has issued report COG-JP-01-009 “Qualification of MOV Long Life Grease for Limitorque Main Gearbox Application”. This report summarizes technical literature on lubrication requirements for the Limitorque main gearbox, discusses published test data and, based on the above, identifies calcium sulfonate complex grease, MOV Long Life Grade 1, as the potential ...

  • Thermo scientific LIMS: A solution for water and environmental testing laboratories

    "A safe and secure supply of drinking water is essential to ensuring public and environmental health in every community US EPA, Investing in a Sustainable Future DWSRF Annual Report The Safe Drinking Water Act empowers the US EPA to specify the legal limits for levels of contaminants in drinking water. The EPA additionally determines the water testing methods and sampling schedules that ...

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