Materials analysis

Reliable lab analysis of workplace and environmental samples is a crucial component of managing people's health and safety in the workplace and the wider environment.

We provide specialist analysis to support workplace monitoring for hazardous substances, asbestos surveys, site investigations, environmental monitoring and product quality assurance. 

Our service includes expert advice on sample collection and assistance in determining what to measure. Our standard turn-around time is two weeks with premium services available when time really matters. 

We also test chemically protective clothing in order to demonstrate whether it is fit for purpose.

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Services include:

  • Bulk asbestos ID*
  • Fibre counting by optical microscopy*
  • Dedicated lab for asbestos in soils*
  • GC (BTEX, other hydrocarbons)*
  • GC-MS (PAHs, PCBs, freons, etc)
  • ICP-OES (metals, elemental analysis)*
  • HPLC (isocyanates, aldehydes, hydrazine etc)*
  • Ion chromatography*
  • SEM (asbestos, other fibres, dusts)*
  • Microbiology laboratory*
  • PPE suit testing lab: Type 3, 4, 5 and 6 suits*
    * Various analyses are covered by our ISO 17025 and IOM is a UKAS accredited testing laboratory No 0374.
EVENTS
08 October
2019

Healthcare Estates

  • 08 October 2019

Healthcare Estates is the unrivaled platform for Estate Managers, Directors, Facilities Managers etc to network with industry colleagues while sourcing and specifying the latest healthcare products and services. 

Taking place on the 8th-9th of October, Healthcare Estates conference, exhibition and awards dinner offers you the chance to meet over 200 exhibitors and source the latest information for products and services 

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  • Contact Us

If you would like to contact us, please use the attached form and we will get back to you. Alternatively, call or write to us at our Head Office in Edinburgh or one of our regional offices.

Our office hours are: 

Monday to Friday - 8.00am to 5.15pm

Our head office numbers is +44 (0)131 449 8000

Email: info@iom-world.org