Wastewater Analysis

Comprehensive analysis of various types of wastewater including field sampling, autosampler setup, and rentals.

EMA offers analytical testing and sampling for wastewater compliance testing for NPDES and local government. EMA can assist you in reviewing the testing requirements under your NPDES or Industrial User Discharge Permit. EMA offers field sampling, autosampler setup and rentals, complimentary sample kits to our customers, and courier service within the San Diego Region.

Pipetting Samples

Drinking Water

Analysis of heavy metals, inorganic chemistry, and bacteria in drinking water.

EMA is accredited by the California Department of Health Services, Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP #1931) to test for heavy metals, inorganic chemistry, and bacteria in drinking water. For organic analyses, EMA can subcontract using our strategic partnerships to offer you the most competitive price.

Test Tubes

Microbiology & Microbial VOCs

Microbiology of drinking water, wastewater, & source water for Total and Fecal Coliform, E.Coli, Fecal Streptococcus, and Enterococcus.

Sampling the air for microbial volatile organic compounds (mVOCs) can also be helpful in correlating the mold data from an Air-O-Cell or surface sample. EMA has developed a GC/MS method to detect a specific list of VOCs that are associated with specific molds to low part per billion levels (ug/m3) in air. Provided below is a list of the mVOC compounds we analyze for.