Asbestos Laboratory Services
Paradigm provides expert analysis of suspected asbestos-containing materials, abatement air monitoring samples, personal air monitoring samples, and environmental samples. All analyses are performed using NIOSH / ELAP / NVLAP-approved methodologies. Our in-house capabilities include:
- Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) for the analysis of friable, non-friable, and organically bound materials
- Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM) for the analysis of air samples
- Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) capabilities
- Data Interpretation
Our NVAP-accredited asbestos laboratory (NVLAP Lab Code #200530-0) is staffed 24 hours a day on weekdays and is available on a request basis weekends and holidays. Combined with our in-house TEM services, this availability means you can rely on Paradigm during emergency situations. Clearance and other priority samples receive immediate attention, ensuring you can respond with accurate information.