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Posted 04 September 2019 - 05:53 PM

Hello everyone,

 

The local lab that I have been using to perform compressed air/water micro testing recently shut down. The next closest lab is about ~150 miles away. I have no idea how driving samples long distance would work, or if anyone has any other suggestions on what I can do.

 

 

Thanks,



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Posted 04 September 2019 - 06:05 PM

Not sure where you're located but if the USA, then post office, ship them via fedex, ups...etc


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Posted 04 September 2019 - 07:50 PM

Many of our SQF clients use Tri-Air Testing of Texas - they send out a test kit, you do the sample and return it and get your results.

 

Sure beats driving.

 

https://tri-intl.com...ri-air-testing/


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Posted 05 September 2019 - 08:40 PM

Many of our SQF clients use Tri-Air Testing of Texas - they send out a test kit, you do the sample and return it and get your results.

 

Sure beats driving.

 

https://tri-intl.com...ri-air-testing/

 

 

 

Yep, SQFConsultant said it. You do the testing and then send the kit back to them. You get your results within a week or so. I've always sent mine out through the mail. 



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Posted 05 September 2019 - 09:09 PM

Yep, SQFConsultant said it. You do the testing and then send the kit back to them. You get your results within a week or so. I've always sent mine out through the mail. 

Thank you! I contacted them yesterday and am getting the specifications sorted out. I really appreciate the advice.



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