Environmental Testing Laboratory: Overview

SGS Accutest is a leading environmental testing laboratory that has successfully delivered defensible data for over 60 years. Founded in 1956, SGS Accutest is one of the largest environmental testing laboratories combining advanced technology and experienced personnel to deliver “Total Performance You Can Count On”. Our commitment is to provide our clients with appropriate test methods that meet the most stringent quality standards in the environmental testing industry.

Headquartered in Rutherford, New Jersey, SGS Accutest operates from state-of-the-art, integrated laboratories in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Florida, Texas, Louisiana, and Colorado. The Company has over 220,000 ft2 of total laboratory space. SGS Accutest maintains fourteen fully-staffed Service Centers conveniently located in New York, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Florida, Louisiana, Illinois, Colorado, Arizona, California, Alaska, Hawaii, and Texas. SGS Accutest has a fleet of courier services for sample pickup and container delivery within a 100-mile radius of its laboratories. We also provide contract courier services nationwide.

SGS Accutest provides reliable and comprehensive environmental analytical testing services including organic and inorganic analysis of water, soil, air, waste characterization, energetics and explosives, emerging contaminants  to industrial, consulting/engineering and government clients in support of Federal and State Environmental Programs. SGS Accutest’s extensive Federal and State regulatory experience provides clients with the required expertise to assist in the development of analytical protocols and sampling and analysis plans.

SGS Accutest has over 590 professionals including chemists, biologists, chemical engineers, computer scientists, technicians, and support personnel. Our staff has the experience that clients have come to rely on. The SGS Accutest SGS Accutest Key Staff averages over 18 years experience with the company.

The National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP) forms the foundation of our stringent Quality Assurance Program. This enables SGS Accutest to hold multi-state accreditations and certifications that conform to a national standard. SGS Accutest has also received Department of Defense Environmental Laboratory Accreditation (DoD ELAP) and ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Certificate of Accreditation from the Laboratory Accreditation Bureau (L-A-B) to perform environmental testing in support of environmental restoration programs.

LabLink®, the most comprehensive data retrieval and information management system in the industry, provides real-time data resources that enables clients to generate electronic data deliveries on demand 24/7/365 days a year. Though LabLink®, SGS Accutest manages an extensive historical database of more than 1 billion archived test results which can be easily searched and retrieved.

SGS Accutest’s quality of service consistently exceeds our client’s expectations. This is exemplified by the fact that 85% of our business is from repeat clients. SGS Accutest participates in National Corporate Analytical Programs which are routinely audited by independent third parties. Through steady, carefully managed growth, leading technology, and outstanding service, SGS Accutest provides quality data of the highest integrity that is delivered reliably and uniformly to clients.

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