Testing Services

EMSL offers an expert staff of scientists, many with advanced degrees in microbiology, mycology and other specialties. With access to advanced instrumentation, including PCR and DNA testing, they can quickly and accurately identify microbial pathogens.

Customized special project designs for non-routine analysis utilizing ASTM, USP, EPA, APHA, ASM as well as internationally developed test methodologies are available from EMSL.

EMSL's key microbiology laboratories maintain accreditation under the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) environmental microbiology proficiency program for the analysis of indoor air quality samples. Additionally, EMSL participates in the U.S. CDC Environmental Legionella Isolation Techniques Evaluation (ELITE) Program for Legionella analysis as well as state proficiency programs for bacteriological testing of drinking water, wastewater and sewage sludge.

EMSL maintains strict adherence to industry leading Quality Assurance/Quality Control programs and regulatory requirements which comply with ISO 17025, FDA, AOAC, GMP, ASTM, EU, AIHA and NVLAP guidelines and methods.