Education & Events

With new advancements in technology, testing methods, and industry compliance standards, we’re at the forefront of environmental laboratory testing. We believe it’s our duty to help you stay up to date and understand what we’re doing to contribute to our industry.

Learn more about ways SVL is staying abreast of the science involved in environmental testing. Plus, stay tuned for exciting events and SVL news.

New Drinking Water COC Available

We’ve updated our Drinking Water (Chemistry) COC. You can download it off of our Resources page.

New Spectrometer at SVL

SVL is proud to announce our latest laboratory equipment acquisition: the? Agilent Model 5110 ICP-OES Spectrometer. The Agilent 5110 ICP-OES Instrument features unique Dichroic Spectral Combiner (DSC) technology that enables synchronous radial and axial measurements....

Pets of SVL

Unconditional love... at least when you feed them After a long day of sample analysis coming home to these smiling faces is what keeps us going; whether they greet us with slobbery kisses, batting paws, or a couple bubbles having a pet is an enriching part of many...

Congratulations Chris and Melba!

At the end of March we said goodbye to two women who have been with SVL for a combined total of 70 years: Chris Meyer and Melba Bencich. Congratulations on your RETIREMENT! Chris Meyer (left) started at SVL in 1978. She has headed up the Client Services department for...

Field Filtering Samples for Dissolved Metals Analysis

To help our clients in the selection of field filtering apparatus and supplies we provide the following information and links. A peristaltic pump (also called a circulating pump or vein pump) and appropriate hosing is required with a 0.45? ?filter capsule and sample...

SVL is pleased to now offer Humidity Cell Testing

Humidity Cells are a kinetic test that subjects a soil sample to varying conditions as part of an advanced weathering technique.? This technique involves flooding the sample, collecting leachate, and aerating it using extremely high and low relative humidity air in...

New Spectrometer at SVL

SVL is proud to announce our latest laboratory equipment acquisition: the? Agilent Model 5110 ICP-OES Spectrometer. The Agilent 5110 ICP-OES Instrument features unique Dichroic Spectral Combiner (DSC) technology that enables synchronous radial and axial measurements....

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Pets of SVL

Pets of SVL

Unconditional love... at least when you feed them After a long day of sample analysis coming home to these smiling faces is what keeps us going; whether they greet us with slobbery kisses, batting paws, or a couple bubbles having a pet is an enriching part of many...

read more
Congratulations Chris and Melba!

Congratulations Chris and Melba!

At the end of March we said goodbye to two women who have been with SVL for a combined total of 70 years: Chris Meyer and Melba Bencich. Congratulations on your RETIREMENT! Chris Meyer (left) started at SVL in 1978. She has headed up the Client Services department for...

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