Tampa, FL, October 22nd
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is proud to announce that its Tampa laboratory has been accredited by the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP) for bulk asbestos analysis by polarized light microscopy (PLM). EMSL’s Tampa laboratory (NVLAP Lab Code: 600215-0) is equipped and ready to accept these samples.
The laboratory is also accredited to perform mold testing on bulk, surface and spore trap samples by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA). Tampa is now the fifth EMSL laboratory in the state of Florida to hold NVLAP accreditation for PLM bulk asbestos analysis.
“We are pleased to expand our asbestos and mold testing services throughout Florida with this new accreditation in Tampa,” said Joe Frasca, Senior Vice President of Marketing at EMSL Analytical, Inc. “By having five laboratories with various NVLAP, A2LA and AIHA accreditations in Florida we are ensuring the quality of service we guarantee to our customers as well as making sample testing less of a burden and more of a convenience for them.”
Under the NVLAP and A2LA programs, EMSL Tampa is in accordance with International Standard ISO/IEC 17025 and the 2009 TNI Standard. These certifications demonstrate technical competence for a defined scope and the operation of a laboratory quality management system as well as the ability to perform United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) methods.
The laboratory is located at 5700 Memorial Highway, Suite 110, in Tampa, FL. To reach the laboratory directly, please call (813) 280-8752. For more information about EMSL’s asbestos services and other laboratory testing options, please visit www.EMSL.com or www.AsbestosTestingLab.com, call (800) 220-3675 or email email@example.com.
About EMSL Analytical, Inc.
EMSL Analytical is one of the leading testing laboratories with over 45 locations throughout the United States and Canada. EMSL is a nationally recognized and locally focused provider specializing in fast laboratory results for mold, bacteria, Legionella, USP <797>, pathogens, asbestos, lead, soot, char & ash from fires, VOC’s, odors, radon, formaldehyde, indoor air quality, microbiology, environmental, industrial hygiene, radiological, food, beverage & consumer products and material testing services for the identification of unknown substances. EMSL services both professionals and the general public. EMSL maintains an extensive list of accreditations from leading organizations as well as state and federal regulating bodies including, but not limited to A2LA, AIHA LAP, LLC. (AIHA EMLAP, AIHA IHLAP, AIHA ELLAP), NVLAP, CDC ELITE, CPSC, CA ELAP, NY ELAP, TX DOH, NJDEP and multiple other state accrediting agencies. Please visit our website at www.EMSL.com for a complete listing of accreditations. In addition, EMSL carries a wide range of Sampling Equipment and Investigative Products for environmental professionals.