Put to the test
23 January 2013
Environmental Scientifics Group (ESG), has announced that it has developed an on-site facility for testing bituminous materials. Since 1995, ESG has used UKAS accredited containerised on-site material laboratories to
Since 1995, ESG has used UKAS accredited containerised on-site material laboratories to test samples from the natural and built environments..
The testing of the bituminous materials uses solvents not normally employed within the on-site material laboratories. Therefore, to meet health and safely ventilation requirements, a new bituminous testing lab was added in April. This means that ESG will have a purposebuilt, secure containerised portable site facility.
"We are in the process of obtaining UKAS accreditation for the commissioning of site laboratories," says Darren Thorowgood, Operations Manager, "which will enable us to add real value to our clients."