ELAB NEWS & SERVICES UPDATE – October 2020
Announcing new restrictions, first minister Mark Drakeford for The Welsh Government imposed widespread restrictions coming into effect from 23 October to 9 November. According to its website, people must work from home if they can, but construction may continue on sites under strict compliance with social distancing rules. The only impact on construction there would be reinforced vigilance and compliance. Read More.

ASBESTOS QUANTIFICATION SERVICE
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 NEWS & SERVICES UPDATE – September 2020
From our lab on the South Coast we can provide all the testing needed to give you peace of mind that your topsoil is the quality you need. For further information on our services please download Read More.