Analytical Lab Services

Berkeley Analytical (BkA) has been providing laboratory services related to indoor environmental quality (IEQ) and other environmental topics since 1989. BkA’s goal is to deliver trustworthy, actionable results to product manufacturers, supply chain organizations and other professionals. Our services are backed up by our commitment to quality. In fact, nearly all of the standards we utilize are within the scope of our ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. BkA’s specialties include:

Ventilator, Face Mask Testing

Testing of inhalation ventilators, components and materials for emissions of volatiles following ISO 18562-3, ISO 16000-6, and ISO 16000-9

VOC Emissions Testing

Testing of indoor building products & furnishings for emissions of volatiles using environmental chambers

Formaldehyde Testing

Testing of composite woods & other products for formaldehyde emissions & content

Phthalate SVOC Analysis

Testing of solid and wet applied materials and products, including toys, for their content of phthalate esters & other SVOCs

Flame Retardant Analysis

Analysis of halogenated flame retardants in furniture & consumer products

Building Studies

Analytical services for building investigations & LEED commissioning – Thermal desorption GC/MS & HPLC

Specialized Chemical Analysis

Analytical services for research projects & product development