Water / Soil / Carbon / Soot
A.E.S. can sample and analyze various types of drinking water, waste water and groundwater concerns, and can perform various types of soil testing for containments. A.E.S. also performs combustion by-product surveys such as carbon black and soot for commercial and residential structures.
Common allergens include mold spores, pollen, pet dander, cockroach, rodent and dust mite droppings. Bacteria are living things that are neither plants nor animals, but belong to a group all by themselves. Legionnaires’ disease is a type of pneumonia and infection in one or both of the lungs.
Phase I & II Environmental Site Assessments
A Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) is required by legal or lending institutions for future owners, to demonstrate “due diligence” in order to exonerate themselves from any issues associated with the property. A Phase II Environmental Site Assessment is performed following a Phase I site assessment designed to resolve any questions that may arise regarding the findings of questionable materials
Sick Building Syndrome
The term “Sick Building Syndrome” (SBS) is used to describe situations in which the building occupants experience acute health and comfort concern that appear to be linked to time in a building, but not specific illness or cause can be identified. An indoor air quality procedure is best characterized as a cycle of information gathering, hypotheses information and hypotheses testing. It general begins with a walkthrough inspection of the problem area to provide information.