Analyses of asbestos and other harmful substances
Our services are intended for both companies and individuals. Our analysis portfolio covers, for example, asbestos, PAHs, PCB, lead, heavy metals, mineral oil, and quartz.
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Recognize the health hazards caused by harmful substances
Our high-quality analyses help to identify and discover harmful and hazardous substances in building materials. Our reliable analyses also provide a foundation for successful asbestos or other demolition work.
Building-related health is regulated, for instance, in the Occupational Safety and Health Act and the Decree on Housing Health, as well as in the renewed asbestos legislation that became effective in 2016.
Our analyses help you to ensure that the conditions meet all the legal requirements.
Building a safe and healthy indoor environment requires reliable and competent builders
The Laboratory Services of the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health is a testing laboratory T013 accredited by FINAS accreditation services, accreditation requirement SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017. Operations included in the accredited scope of competence are available on the website www.finas.fi (in Finnish).
In addition, our laboratory has been approved by the Finnish Food Safety Authority 2495/961/2008 for conducting studies for authorities as required by the regulations in the Health Protection Act (763/1994).