ProScience was founded in 1996 and is located at 22 Cummings Park, Woburn, Massachusetts. The facility consists of approximately 5,000 square feet of laboratory and office space. Included are separate areas for sample preparation, metals analysis, optical asbestos analysis and electron microscopy asbestos analysis. The analytical instruments are modern and well maintained. The laboratory is designed for smooth and efficient sample flow ensuring expedient turnaround of any type of sample. The laboratory's strict adherence to EPA and NVLAP protocols result in superior contamination control and sample tracking.
ProScience's safety plans and procedures have been developed and implemented in accordance with applicable OSHA requirements. Safety training includes the following topics: Material Safety Data Sheets, general safety practices, medical insurance, handling hazardous waste, emergency equipment and fire and spill contingencies. ProScience maintains Worker's Compensation Insurance, Employer's Liability Insurance and Comprehensive General Liability Insurance.
ProScience participates in the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program (NVLAP), Environmental Lead Proficiency Analytical Testing (ELPAT), AIHA Pat Programs, LLC, and The Nelac Institutes proficiency testing programs at least twice a year.