ELAB’s UKAS schedule of accreditation includes the Quantification of Asbestos in soil, aggregates, and associated materials. Quantification is undertaken in three main stages as detailed in the flow chart shown on the right (click to open). Most significantly ELAB are able to include the quantification of any free asbestos fibres present in the soil matrix. To facilitate testing and in-line with best practice, ELAB now recommends a separate sample container containing at least 1 kg of material. Read More.

ELAB Operational and Supporting our Clients
Here at ELAB we have kept the doors open during the COVID crisis maintaining high levels of hygiene and safe social distancing within the workplace. Read More.

ELAB Here for You Through COVID-19
Through these difficult and unprecedented times ELAB remains open to accept your samples and deliver on quality results. Like all businesses during this time we are affected by staff self-isolation and courier shortages however be assured we are making every effort to provide the level of service you have come to expect. Read More.