IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

 Important Notice Concerning COVID-19

(June 12, 10AM) Gradual resumption of the Laboratory Division’s activities. Due to the rapid spread of COVID-19, and to ensure the health and safety of its employees and its entire network, the IRSST has implemented exceptional measures.

Laboratories recognized as competent for an interlaboratory quality control program necessary to perform these analyses

Bulk Materials

IRSST Method 244 or equivalent
Analysis of asbestos by polarized light microscopy
(PLM)

Non-friable Material (ex. Floor tiles)

ELAP Method 198.4
Analysis of asbestos by transmission electron microscopy
(TEM)