Services Overview

Merit believes that quality, service, and flexibility are the most important aspects in evaluating an environmental laboratory. Therefore, we are committed to offering a wide range of services to meet the needs of our clients.

Available services include:

  • Sample pick-up
  • 24 hour sample drop-off
  • Sample containers
  • Rush turnaround time
  • Analytical results available via email, online or fax. (various electronic formats)
  • Customized reports and different levels of QC packages
  • Analysts available for consultation
  • Complete confidentiality of results
  • Method development for custom analyses and/or analytes
  • Technical workshops

Scope of services:

  • Electronic deliverables of your data in any format that you request.
  • Capacity to handle large volumes of work, especially EMERGENCIES.
  • We are centrally located and can conveniently service many states including the midwest, east coast, and southern states.  Our analytical fees will include sample shipping or sample pick-up, whichever is more convenient.
  • We are located in an 18,000 sq. ft. environmental laboratory facility that allows us to meet the highest existing QA/QC requirements. This includes CLP–like deliverables and raw data packages both in electronic and hard copy formats.
  • Merit is in the process of renewing several accreditations, including OHIO VAP certification and A2LA (which meets ISO GUIDE 9000 regulations). Also, we have pending accreditations for the following states: Michigan, Utah, New York, and South Carolina.
  • We provide the flexibility to service any of your needs which might include: additional state accreditations, supplemental QC requirements, customized data deliverables, and increasing our capacity quickly if needed.

Consumer product safety testing

Toxic chemical (i.e., Lead, Mercury, etc.) testing is available for all consumer products including toys, cosmetics and china. Merit can further provide testing for compliance with California's Proposition 65. (For more details regarding California Proposition 65, please visit [ click here].)

Electronic Deliverable Formats

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Adobe Acrobat PDF
  • EQUIS Formats
  • TERRA based formats
  • Customized Electronic deliverables
  • Electronic CLP-like format Level III deliverables

Coming Soon...

Online access to your data!

Everything you need to manage your data will be available to you.  The access will be secure and open to authorized data users. Contact us at (517) 332-0167 ext. 114 for more information.