Identifying Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazards on Boats
EMSL Analytical, Inc. provides testing services, sampling supplies and field instrumentation to identify carbon monoxide and other gases.
Cinnaminson, NJ, July 28th, 2016Millions of people enjoy spending their time on all types of boats during the summer season. While many people relish their time on lakes, rivers or the ocean, boats powered by a combustion engine should be aware of potential carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning hazards.The U.S. Coast Guard’s Boating Safety Division warns boaters that exposure to carbon monoxide can harm or cause death to people both inside and outside of a boat. They state, “Every boater should be aware of the risks associated with.......[Read More]
EMSL Seattle Laboratory Receives Washington State Accreditation for PLM Analysis
EMSL Analytical Inc.'s laboratory in Seattle receives accreditation for asbestos analysis of solid and chemical materials.
Seattle, WA, July 26th, 2016
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is proud to announce that its Seattle laboratory has received accreditation by the State of Washington Department of Ecology for asbestos analysis by polarized light microscopy (PLM) for solid and chemical materials. EMSL Seattle (Laboratory ID: C1025) is in compliance with provisions set forth in Chapter 173-50 WAC.“EMSL is pleased to have received this recognition for asbestos testing from the State of Washington,” said Joseph Frasca, Senior Vice President of Marketing at EMSL.......[Read More]
Preventing Water Damage, Mold and Fire Hazards in Laundry Rooms
EMSL Analytical, Inc. provides testing services, sampling supplies and test kits to identify water damage, mold and smoke residues.
Cinnaminson, NJ, July 26th, 2016Having a washing machine and clothes dryer in a home or apartment provides convenience and higher property values, but they can also increase property damage risks if they are not installed and maintained properly.One of the most common sources of water damage in a home is due to a washing machine. Large volumes of water are used when the machine is in use. If something goes wrong, this water can leak and cause damage. Even worse, if the water supply line ruptures, hundreds of gallons of water per hour could.......[Read More]
Property Damage and Indoor Environmental Concerns Caused by Rodent Infestations
EMSL Analytical, Inc. offers testing services, sampling supplies, and test kits to identify rodent allergens, asthma triggers and environmental pathogens.
Cinnaminson, NJ, July 22th, 2016
While many people associate rodent infestations with large urban environments, they can also be a significant challenge in rural communities. In fact, virtually everywhere across the globe where people have settled, rats and mice can also be found. These rodents often try to live in and around people’s homes, schools and businesses as they seek shelter and food. The presence of rodents can lead to both property damage and health concerns for building occupants living or working in infested.......[Read More]
EMSL Charlotte Laboratory Receives North Carolina Accreditation for Coliforms, Metals, Silica and Turbidity in Drinking Water
EMSL Analytical’s testing laboratory in Charlotte, NC has been approved by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services for drinking water testing services.
Charlotte, NC, July 21st, 2016
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is proud to announce that its Charlotte laboratory has been approved by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) for Coliforms, Metals and Turbidity for drinking water. EMSL Charlotte is in compliance with the provisions of regulations 10A NCAC 42 D 0.200 certification for drinking water analysis.EMSL Charlotte (Laboratory Number: 37907) can analyze Coliforms and E. coli. For metals, the laboratory has been approved for Arsenic, Copper, Iron, Lead, Manganese and.......[Read More]
School District's Education Center Works to Remove Materials Containing PCBs
EMSL Analytical, Inc. provides testing services and sampling supplies to identify polychlorinated biphenyls in homes, schools and commercial buildings.
Seattle, WA, July 20th, 2016Recently, The Monroe Monitor & Valley News published a report about an investigation regarding air quality complaints at a local education center. According to the article, more than 70 teachers, students and parents have reported symptoms associated with illnesses that they believe were due to spending time in the facility.Indoor environmental testing was reportedly conducted in the building looking for sources of the complaints. The local Health District Environmental Health Division then issued the.......[Read More]