Lab & Testing Services

Our mission at the Scientific Analytical Institute is to consistently provide customers with accurate and timely laboratory analyses. Our testing services—their precision and accuracy, the care with which they are conducted, and their customer acceptance—are the means by which SAI has gained an enviable reputation as a leader in the industry.

  • Asbestos Analysis: SAI’s state-of-the-art Asbestos Laboratory provides quality analytical results with turnaround times as quickly as 90 minutes for PLM samples and 3 hours for TEM samples. Learn more »

  • Environmental Microbiology: SAI’s Microbiology Laboratory has the distinction of being accredited by AIHA’s Environmental Microbiology Program (EMLAP). Accreditation by AIHA demonstrates that a laboratory is in compliance with the ISO/IEC 17025:2017(E) general requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories. Learn more »
Lab & Testing Services
  • Lead Analysis: SAI’s Environmental Lead Laboratory is fully accredited by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), meets HUD requirements, and is recognized by the Environmental Lead Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELLAP). Learn more »

  • Hexavalent Chromium Analysis: With stronger regulations, litigation, and enforcement on the horizon, Scientific Analytical Institute has seen the increased demand for hexavalent chromium analysis. We responded by obtaining the best analytical instrumentation on the market. Learn more »

  • Silica Analysis: Our AIHA Accredited Industrial Hygiene Laboratory is highly qualified to perform diffraction analysis of minerals, environmental samples, and materials. Serving companies primarily related to utilities, mining, and construction operations, SAI offers some of the fastest, most-accurate turnaround times in the world. Learn more »

  • Forensics and Materials: Analytical Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) is primarily used for qualitative and quantitative analysis of organic compounds for determining the chemical structure of many inorganic materials. Learn more »
Testing Services

  • Pump Loan Program: SAI’s free Pump Loan Program delivers on its promise to provide you with free pumps, media, and calibration. We include any accessory you need for your project. Learn more »

  • Nanotubes and Nanoparticles: Experts at SAI are working with scientists around the world to develop methods for the interpretation and analysis of nano particulate in the environment. Implementing the most up-to-date modes of analysis and using some of our most advanced equipment on hand, SAI is able to deliver consistently accurate results. Learn more »

  • Heavy Metals Analysis: SAI’s state-of-the-art wet chemistry inorganics laboratory is fully accredited by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), meets HUD requirements, and is recognized by the Environmental Lead Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELLAP). Our AIHA accreditation proves we fully meet the 2017 ISO 17025 (E) standards. Learn more »

  • Legionella: Are you choosing a test for Legionella? How do you protect your clients or occupants from Legionaires’ outbreaks and ensure that your potable water is safe? SAI’s Microbiology Laboratory and use Legiolert by IDEXX for quarterly checks and for the reopening of buildings for business or occupancy. Learn more »

  • Scopes on Site®: SAI provides a unique SOS® (Scopes On Site®) program for mobile microbiology analysis of spore traps and direct exams. Our convenient, personalized SOS® program is ideal for certain projects, and other highly time-sensitive jobs. Learn more »