Convenient and local…our laboratory can provide answers quickly to give you the information for that next step. Our microscopists have 25+ years of experience in analysis of asbestos bulk samples and are active in the AIHA Proficiency Analytical Testing (PAT) program for quality control.
Asbestos Building Materials Analysis
BDN offers analysis for the presence of asbestos in building materials. All material submitted for analysis should be placed in plastic bags and submitted with a completed Chain of Custody form.
Analysis Turnaround Times and Related Costs
Samples delivered to the BDN Portage facility can expect the following terms:
- $20 per bulk sample* standard turnaround up to 5 business days
- $40 per bulk sample* priority turnaround 1 business day
- $20 per cassette air sample turnaround up to 5 business days
*Certain samples composed of layers, such as floor tile with mastic or ceiling tile with glue pods, will be treated as two materials sampled and will be charged as such.
All samples must be sent to the laboratory with a completed Chain of Custody form.
Other Analyses Available
BDN also offers the following types of analysis:
- Asbestos fiber counts for air samples (NIOSH 7400 method) Chain of Custody
- Asbestos in Soil
- Fine Particle Analysis
- Surface Failure Analysis
- Nuisance Particulate