Asbestos Air Testing

Asbestos Air Testing

Asbestos Air Testing legislation has driven the need for high quality air sampling and analytical services. Clearwater holds UKAS accreditation for inspection and testing to incorporate asbestos surveys, air testing and bulk sample analysis. The service is designed to be cost effective for clients while maintaining integrity in the results.

UKAS Testing Accreditation

All asbestos air testing and analysis conducted by Clearwater is covered by our UKAS testing accreditation in accordance with European Standard ISO 17025, with all testing staff holding the required P403 & P404 certificates from BOHS (British Occupational Hygiene Society) or RSPH equivalent. All testing is conducted in accordance with Health and Safety Executive Asbestos: The analysts’ guide for sampling, analysis and clearance procedures (HSG 248) & documented in-house procedures.

Asbestos Air Testing Offers…

Clearwater offer the full range of tests required by legislation including:

  • 4 Stage Clearance (4sc)
  • Hygiene Unit Clearance
  • Reassurance Testing
  • Background Monitoring
  • Personal Monitoring
  • Leak Testing
  • ‘Swab / wipe’ Testing
  • Enclosure Smoke Testing
Emergency Analysis Available

In cases where asbestos air testing results are required immediately the laboratory can dispatch a mobile laboratory to collect and analyse samples on site. Our structure is such that we can also perform immediate analysis on any samples the moment they are delivered to our permanent asbestos testing laboratory.

24/7 Service

Air monitoring services are available 7 days a week with a 24 hour capability. The service also covers the whole of the UK.

Commercial in Confidence Service

Clients can rest assured that all information provided to us and the subsequent testing/inspection results remain commercial in confidence as a direct requirement of our UKAS accreditation. No information is made available to any third party without the express consent of the client.

Friendly Reliable Service

Clearwater’s mission is to build confidence with our clients and to nurture trust and respect. Reliability forms the cornerstone of this ethos. Professional working relationships between analytical staff and clients is encouraged to further enhance the convenience of services provided.