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Silver State Analytical Laboratories, Inc. is a full-service analytical and microbiological testing laboratory dedicated to providing you with unsurpassed customer service while assisting you with real world solutions. We encourage our clients to see Silver State as an extension of their own staff. While we support you, we are eminently dedicated to your organizational mission. We promise to do everything possible to meet your service needs in a high quality, timely, and cost-effective manner. Our customers choose to let Silver State Analytical do what we do best in analytical testing, microbiology, environmental testing consulting, field services, and environmental / scientific supply so that our clients are free to do what they do best. Together we are your partners for success.

First incorporated in June 1997, our track record of service, solutions and dedication for our clients has allowed us in 2017 to celebrate 20 years as a professionally managed business. We offer fully staffed laboratories, equipment supply, and customer service centers in Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada and Sacramento, California. We also maintain a Service Center in Elko, Nevada. We service clients and projects in Nevada, California, Utah, Arizona, Washington and other western states providing full analytical testing services.

In 2015, we acquired the assets of Sierra Environmental Monitoring, Inc. and are proud to provide continuous service to our Northern, Nevada and Northern California clients through our Reno (SEM) laboratory division. Sierra Environmental Monitoring traces its roots back to 1974 and has developed an outstanding laboratory system with California and Nevada certifications and special expertise in Mining projects. This expertise includes the specialized test methods for acid generation and meteoric water mobility – using sulfur analysis by Leco furnace.

In late 2018, Silver State Analytical Laboratories acquired the assets of Excelchem Environmental Laboratories, Inc. in Rocklin, CA.  Excelchem had a rich and successful history, beginning in the early 1990’s, as a expert laboratory for organic chemical testing for the environmental compliance and remediation markets.  Since the 1990’s, Excelchem expanded service capabilities and geographies and now services all of California with a full complement of tests for drinking water, wastewater, stormwater, RCRA and bio-mass specialty testing.  Together, Silver State Labs, Exclechem, SEM, and Enviro-Tech Services Company provide an awesome team of professionals to serve your needs wherever and whenever you need them. We provide quality analytical testing and support services to clients in environmental, chemical process, engineering, municipal water, minerals, manufacturing industries, energy, food processing, construction, energy, and related markets.

  • EPA Certified in NV and CA – fully staffed laboratories testing water, wastewater, soils, air, materials, process waters/chemicals, 3rd party QC, etc…
  • CDC ELITE Certified of Legionella Testing.
  • Full analytical capabilities – recent equipment upgrades give ultra low detection levels.
  • Customized sampling and testing programs – Free consultations. Program Management.
  • Free pick-up and delivery services in metro areas – full field services upon request.
  • 5 and 10 day standard turn-around times available – rush services available – on-time or early report delivery rating over 97%!
  • Exclusive dealer for Enviro-Tech Services Co. (field equipment sales/rental/repair).
  • Specialists in water testing in Las Vegas, Reno, Elko, & Sacramento.
  • Upgraded VOC in air testing – Soil Vapor gases, air emission testing.

las-chemistSilver State Analytical is equipped to provide expert, state certified, analyses for chemical and microbial compositions in water, wastewater, soils, air, ores, sludges, products, and related materials. We test for metals, organics, inorganics, bacteria, microbiological parameters, corrosion characteristics, and related parameters. We support the Safe Drinking Water Act, Clean Water Act, RCRA, OSHA, Clean Air Act, IAS, DOT, NAQTC, ASTM, and other industry programs. We are flexible in our approach, turn-around times, and reporting formats to meet your special needs and desires. We provide client solutions through applied chemistry and microbiology.

New for 2020-21

  • Microbiology Lab now certified in Elko, NV.
  • Legionella and Food Safety Testing – PCR’s in Las Vegas and Reno.
  • Total Organic Carbon – TOC Testing
  • Low level Hexavalent Chromium – EPA 218.7, 7199.
  • Expanded Organics Testing.  Pesticides, PCB’s, DBP’s. RCRA Chlorate methods.
  • New GC/MSD, FID, soil instruments in Las Vegas. New ICP and IC in Las Vegas.

Equipment Division – Enviro-Tech Services

Quality Environmental Products – for sale and rental (exclusive dealer)

We offer quality environmental, water, geological, scientific and safety products (for sale and for rent) from Enviro-Tech Services, RAE Systems, In-Situ, RKI, Grundfos, QED, Miners, Olympus/Innov-X, and others from our Reno, Elko, and Las Vegas facilities. We are the exclusive Nevada dealer for the full line of Enviro-Tech products including groundwater sampling pumps, water quality test instruments, water level meters, interface meters, air monitoring equipment, PID’s, soil and sediment sampling tools, geology equipment, and a full line of industry leading health and safety supplies. We offer stocking, rental, and service locations with trained representatives in Reno, Elko, & Las Vegas, Nevada; and Sacramento & Martinez, CA that service the entire states of Nevada, California and Northern Arizona. As an authorized reseller, our prices are ALWAYS at or below the manufacturer’s price.

Since 2018, we have represented microLAN and Aqualabo in the United States.  These companies provide on-line bacteriological monitoring and laboratory sensor supplies from Europe.

Our mission is simple

To provide you the best value for high quality independent and certified testing data, environmental field equipment, and customized client service.