Testing Overview

EMSL Analytical Inc. provides microbiological laboratory services for testing various matrices at our network of nationwide laboratories. Our successful business model is to have a local presence in key metropolitan areas with a staff of degreed and experienced microbiologists, mycologists, and bacteriologists. We offer the traditional culture and microscopic examinations as well as testing employing state-of-the-art equipment such as GC-FAME, QPCR, and DNA sequencing for identifying unknown bacteria and fungal species. EMSL is currently developing several methods using QPCR for the detection of bacterial and viral pathogens.

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EMSL is proud of our on-going QA/QC program to ensure that you receive scientifically sound, legally defensible data. All our microbiology laboratories maintain accreditation under the American Industrial Hygiene Environmental Microbiology Program for the analysis of indoor air quality samples. Several of our labs are pursuing advanced accreditation under the A2LA and FDA GMP/cGLP program for food, dietary supplements, nutraceutical, and pharmaceutical analysis. Additionally we participate in a series of internal and external laboratory audits and proficiency testing for continuous improvement of our laboratories. We participate in the UK Health Protection Agency Legionella Proficiency Scheme and the US CDC ELITE Program for Legionella analysis as well as the state proficiency programs for bacteriological testing of drinking, wastewater, recreational water, and sewage sludge. EMSL offers customized method development and special project design for non-routine analyses using ASTM, AOAC, FDA BAM, CTFA, USP, EPA, APHA, ASM as well as international testing methodologies. Our internal QA/QC program is ISO 17025 compliant.

EMSL Analytical, Inc. 200 Route 130 North Cinnaminson, NJ 08077 800-220-3675