Bradley Environmental offer a UKAS Accredited 17025 Asbestos Sample Testing service (using Polarized Light Microscopy), for both single, one-off samples, right through to complete survey sample analysis. Our in-house laboratory provides you with a rapid turnaround of results, usually within 24 hours of samples being received.

In-house UKAS 17025 laboratory services

Operating our four in-house UKAS Accredited 17025 asbestos testing laboratories enables us to react to the demands of our clients, and provide analysis results quickly when the need arises.

We are able to deliver consistently correct analysis results no matter if samples are taken from a hospital in Coventry by a surveyor working from our Birmingham office, or a tradesman hand delivering asbestos samples directly to our laboratory in Wakefield.

What can we do to help?

We offer customers three asbestos sample testing options.

  1. You can take and send samples direct to our in-house UKAS accredited 17025 asbestos testing laboratories. Your UKAS laboratory report will be available within 24 hours of samples being received. Simply follow the instructions below, complete the checkout process and send your samples to us.
  2. Our team of analysts can analyse multiple sample batches, and depending on the urgency of the results, have them turned around within 24 hours. The results can be either emailed to you or you can use our Online Management System to keep all of your bulk analysis results in one place. Simply Contact Us for a fixed cost quotation.
  3. One of our local asbestos surveyors will attend your commercial or domestic property and take samples of suspected asbestos material for you. Simply Contact Us for a fixed cost quotation.

Post or deliver samples

Sending your suspected asbestos material samples to us is really easy. Simply follow the instructions below and your UKAS laboratory report will be available within 24 hours. We accept PayPal and all major credit card payments for our asbestos testing service. You don't need a PayPal account.

Select the number of samples you require testing below and complete the checkout process.

Please note: This purchase does not include a Self Sampling Kit. Kits are available here.

Select number of samples below

Once payment is made, you will be taken to the Asbestos Sample Testing instruction page for further information and delivery/postage options. All costs exclude VAT. PLEASE ENSURE YOU INCLUDE THE PAYPAL CONFIRMATION OR TRANSACTION NUMBER WHEN SENDING YOUR SAMPLES.

It is easier than you think

Instructions to send suspected asbestos samples into us for analysis:

  • Select the number of samples you require testing
  • Dampen the sample area before disturbing it
  • Break off a 2 - 3 inch square sized piece
  • Double bag each sample in a clear polythene bag (grip lock) - Asbestos Self Sampling Kits are available
  • Clearly label each sample bag with your name, address and where the sample was taken from (ie kitchen artex ceiling)
  • Place all sample bags in a sturdy container or jiffy type bag
  • Place in a second envelope and clearly mark it with “FTAO The Laboratory Manager”
  • Complete the Bulk Sample Submission Form and include in the package your sending
  • Send your samples to our nearest UKAS accredited 17025 asbestos testing laboratory
  • Repair and seal sample site with duct tape or sealant

Results will be available within 24 hours of receipt and analysis certificates will be emailed to you.

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