Wildfire Testing

 

Our team is ready to assist you in your wildfire debris, ash, and burned material disposal  fulfilling your testing needs. For information give us a call, email, or fill out the form below so we may assist you.

Specialty Analytical is an accredited local laboratory offering environmental testing to aid our local community from the Oregon wildfires. Wildfire ash, debris, and soil may require special testing requirements by your local landfill before disposal. All tests for wildfire victims will have a 10% discount applied to the testing services by Specialty Analytical. The staff at Specialty Analytical is ready to help with your testing needs. Please call and let us know how we may be of assistance. Below are some common tests which may be required.

 

Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure (TCLP) for RCRA 8 metals.

The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) monitors 8 heavy metals commonly referred to as “RCRA 8’s”.

The RCRA 8 heavy metals include Arsenic (As), Barium (Ba), Cadmium (Cd), Chromium (Cr), Lead (Pb), Mercury (Hg), Selenium (Se), and Silver (Ag).

Specialty Analytical can provide TCLP and total metal content in a representative sample to fulfill this requirement.

 

Asbestos 

Asbestos is a major concern in which landfills require burned debris to be accompanied by an appropriate asbestos survey that certifies it does not contain asbestos.

Specialty Analytical can provide asbestos testing through local accredited laboratories for your convenience.

 

Sulfur

Sulfur content in burned material often requires testing, which may be required for the fire debris before disposal.

Specialty Analytical can test sulfur content in a representative sample to fulfill this requirement.

 

*Testing requirements for burned materials may differ from landfills. Please contact the landfill you will be disposing and request information on which tests and procedures you need to follow. Specialty Analytical offers a vast variety of analytical testing capabilities to serve in our communities analytical laboratory needs.

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