82 W. Sierra Madre Blvd Sierra Madre, CA 91024 (626) 355-4711
As one of the leading environmental laboratories in the United States, Hygeia Laboratories Inc. has a vast amount of experience in the analysis of environmental samples. Hygeia's philosophy is that each and every sample will be carefully and cost-effectively analyzed. To ensure the quality of our analytical results, Hygeia has developed and implemented comprehensive training programs, analytical techniques, quality assurance procedures, report formats and sample archiving systems. Clients rely on Hygeia for accurate results and prompt turnaround.
Hygeia Laboratories Inc. utilizes Polarized Light Microscopy ( PLM), Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM), and Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) for the identification of asbestos fibers in air, bulk, soil and water samples. Flame atomic absorption (FAA) and graphite furnace atomic absorption (GFAA) methods are used for the analysis of lead and other metals in bulk, air, water and hazardous waste samples. Hygeia also offers specialty services such as particle characterization and gravimetric analyses (e.g., total and respirable dust).