Category Archives: News

SGS Receives Certification To Perform PFAS Analysis On Drinking Water In Ohio

SGS was approved by the Ohio EPA to perform PFAS analysis on drinking water for compliance purposes. Last week, as Ohio Governor James DeWine announced that his state will test 1,500 public water systems for PFAS contamination, SGS was approved by the Ohio EPA to perform PFAS analysis on drinking water for compliance purposes. The […]

PFAS Update XIII: “PFAS: Why the Hysteria”

PFAS Update XIII: Throughout the U.S., PFAS and Emerging Contaminants are Now A Major Concern – That’s Why the Hysteria Our first article in the U.S. section titled, “PFAS: Why the Hysteria” from the National Law Review, sets the stage for our thirteenth monthly SGS PFAS Update. Every month our story research gets denser because […]

Winter Holiday Schedule 2019 – 2020

SGS North America Environment, Health & Safety Winter Holiday Schedule 2019-2020 SGS North America Environment, Health and Safety will be closed for the holidays on Wednesday, December 25, 2019 and Wednesday, January 1, 2020. In order to accommodate your project needs including pickups, deliveries and sample holding times around the holiday, please note the following; […]

Don’t Pay Extra or Wait Longer for Your Herbicide Analysis

SGS has the Solution to Cost and TAT Increases for Herbicide Analysis SGS has the Solution to Cost and TAT Increases for Herbicides Analysis When SGS, your one-stop for the full realm of environmental analysis, recently encountered an issue we knew would negatively affect our clients requiring water and soil analysis to determine herbicide levels, […]

SGS North America Inc. Environmental Health And Safety 2019 Labor Day Schedule

SGS North America Inc., Environmental Health and Safety campuses will be closed on Monday, September 2, in observance of Labor Day. We will be accepting samples from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Saturday, August 31, 2019 and will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. In order to accommodate holding times around […]

PFAS Update VIII: PFAS and Emerging Contaminants Continue to Grab Headlines Locally, Statewide and Nationally

As PFAS and other emerging contaminants are identified throughout the United States, awareness has grown among the citizenry, and governments on many levels are taking action with more intense study and research, lawsuits, proposed legislation, remediation funding and more. The articles in this month’s PFAS Update detail breaking news and revisit the history of these […]

SGS North America Environment, Health & Safety Microbiological Analyses For Dayton, NJ Laboratory

SGS North America Environment, Health and Safety’s Dayton, NJ location will no longer analyze samples for microbiological analyses effective July 1, 2019. The last day we will receive samples for analysis in house will be Thursday, June 27, 2019. To facilitate this transition for our ongoing sampling events, we will be working with local laboratories […]

Independence Day Schedule

SGS North America Inc., Environment Health and Safety campuses will be closed on Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. We will be accepting samples during normal business hours on the days before and after the holiday. Our normal business hours are 8 AM – 5 PM. To accommodate holding times around the holiday, […]

PFAS Update VII: PFAS Permeates National/Global Landscape

This super-sized edition of the SGS PFAS Update starts with news targeted to a national audience involving contamination identification, relation to disease, pending and desired legislation, and more. The news that 610 PFAS-contaminated water sites have been identified in 43 states pretty much sums up why this is an issue that demands and is getting […]