Asbestos Services

Asbestos lab analysis

One of the UK’s foremost asbestos analysis facilities

IOM offers a specialist analytical service through our own in house laboratories for all types of asbestos bulk samples, including identification and quantification of asbestos in soils and aggregates. We also offer optical fibre counting, and for samples where the differentiation of asbestos from other fibre types is important, we provide analysis by scanning electron microscopy (SEM).

Our extensive experience and expertise enables us to successfully tailor analytical investigations in order to solve clients’ unique problems. In addition, we provide premium same day or next day services where appropriate. Our clients include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Local authorities.
  • Government agencies.
  • Consultancies.
  • Universities.
  • Manufacturing businesses.
  • Utilities.
  • The construction sector.

Our service includes advice on sampling regimes and interpretation of results. Moreover, we can undertake sampling on clients’ premises if required and we are fully UKAS Inspection (0171) and Testing (0374) accredited. These standards meet the principles of ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems - Requirements and are aligned with its pertinent requirements (Ref Joint IAF-ILAC-ISO Communique Jan 2009 and 2012).

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