Asbestos Air Testing

Tersus is accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC 17025 (2005) to sample and count fibres away from a permanent fixed laboratory to HSG248. We count fibres in our mobile laboratories, which are themselves regularly checked and inspected to comply with UKAS accreditation.

Our mobile laboratories are fully equipped to carry out on-site monitoring services, including:

Certificate of Reoccupation Decontamination Clearance testing Background sampling Leak (Enclosure Check) sampling Reassurance sampling Personal monitoring Compliance sampling – assessment of the need for respiratory protection.

Air testing is a requirement prior to reoccupation of a building following asbestos removal. Air samples are taken and fibres from these samples counted against recognised clearance indicator levels.

The Consultant you chose for air monitoring must be accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 to carry out testing to provide Certificates of Re-occupation and all work must be carried out in accordance with HSE Guidance HSG 248 “The analyst Guide”.

With our air testing services we offer a wide range of monitoring services:

• Certificate of Re-Occupation and clearance testing

• Background sampling

• Leak (enclosure check) testing

• Reassurance air testing

• Personal monitoring