Environmental Microbiology Unit (EMU)

The Environmental Microbiology Unit (EMU), UKAS accredited testing laboratory no. 1970, offers microbiological testing of a wide range of environmental samples to satisfy legislative, health and safety and hygiene monitoring requirements.

Main sample types tested are water, air, environmental swabs, settle and contact plates. A list of our UKAS accredited services are described on our UKAS Schedule of Accreditation found here.

Laboratory opening hours are:

08.30 - 17.00 Monday to Friday

09.00 - 17.00 Saturday (Sundays by prior arrangement).

Please contact the laboratory for advice, current sampling programme requirements, testing schedule and sampling supplies.

Please click the link below for our water request form.

Download Water Microbiology request form

Water Microbiology request. (revision 1, last updated 25/05/2021)

 

Tel: 01444 448728

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Senior staff

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Unit Manager

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Chief Biomedical Scientist

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