Laboratory Excellence Since 1987



Two Analytical ScientistsCEI is one of the nations premier full service asbestos laboratories with over thirty employees and state of the art facilities. CEI was established in 1987 and today is a recognized industry leader with a reputation for quality, value, and customer service. At CEI we have a company wide commitment to quality management and strive to meet expectations every day by focusing on our client’s needs one sample at a time.

Our team of managers and analysts can support the largest or smallest of projects. Call today to learn more about the CEI LABS DIFFERENCE.

Our Employees

Our employee’s commitment and dedication in focusing on our client’s needs has been the key to our company’s success since 1987. CEI’s management team has over 75 years industry experience and our technical operations are supervised by a CIH, PH.D. Director. CEI analysts are degreed professionals and receive extensive training in applicable microscopy methods.

Our Capabilities

CEI specializes in asbestos testing by transmission electron microscopy (TEM), polarizing light microscopy (PLM), phase contrast microscopy (PCM), and environmental mold testing by direct microscopy. Our experienced analytical team is capable of analyzing 500,000 asbestos samples each year and we routinely process over 1,500 samples daily on 24 hour TAT. Laboratory departments are staffed to operate at 85% capacity to ensure service excellence.

Our Quality

CEI maintains a company wide focus on quality management in all aspects of our business including analytical results, reporting, record keeping, accounting, and customer service. A dedicated QA manager oversees our operations in strict accordance to NVLAP and AIHA-LAP, LLC accreditation requirements. Our commitment to providing quality service has been the foundation for our success as a company since 1987.

Our Service

CEI has a reputation for providing excellent customer service. Our technical staff is always available to answer questions, interpret test results, and make recommendations. A dedicated customer service representative (CSR) is assigned to each client to assist with administrative matters, schedule projects, and much more. We understand the value of your business and strive to meet expectations every day.

Our Value

CEI offer the best “value” in the industry when comparing price, quality, and customer service. CEI’s pricing policies are straightforward with no hidden charges and no surcharges for weekend work. Clients appreciate our straightforward business approach… in fact, 99% of our clients say they consider CEI services to be a good value and would recommend CEI to their colleagues.