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Want To Know If Your COVID-19 Disinfection Strategy is Actually Working? Invest in This.

Want To Know If Your COVID-19 Disinfection Strategy is Actually Working? Invest in This.

By Aaron Peacock, Director of Molecular Biology for Microbac Laboratories There have been more than 1.3 million cases of  COVID-19 in the United States and over seventy eight thousand deaths.  Beyond the primary impacts of illness and death the pandemic has caused, has come the deep economic disruption that is a side effect of efforts to control infection […]

Our COVID-19 Response

Our COVID-19 Response

A message from Microbac CEO J. Trevor Boyce Dear strategic clients, I care deeply about your safety, and the safety of our Microbac team. Please be comforted by the fact that we are closely monitoring all intel coming from medical professionals, the Centers for Disease Control, the World Health Organization, government agencies, and internal teams […]

Food Testing With Microbac

Food Testing With Microbac

From farm to fork, our ISO 17025-accredited industry expertise and analytical strength support your food safety programs. Find out how, here: Have a need for food testing? Find out more about our capabilities, here:

Testing Your Drinking Water

Testing Your Drinking Water

States across the nation have scrambled to avoid the Flint crisis by requiring lead testing in their schools & applying stricter regulations in places like Maryland, New York & more recently, Virginia.  Looking for a lab to test your water?

Lead in School Drinking Water – The Conversation Continues

Lead in School Drinking Water – The Conversation Continues

Lead has been finding its way into our drinking water since the invention of plumbing. It’s been used throughout history for its stability and malleable and for plumbers, there’s nothing better. Except for the fact that it’s poisonous. Where The Conversation Began Until a few years ago, lead in drinking water wasn’t a headline topic. […]

Why Size Matters – When Picking a Laboratory

Why Size Matters – When Picking a Laboratory

Size matters. And when it comes to choosing a laboratory to partner with, it matters even more. Too small, and businesses find themselves having to ship their samples to multiple laboratories, because the first doesn’t have sufficient capabilites. Too large, and you become lost in the que.

What The Heck is a PFAS Anyway?

What The Heck is a PFAS Anyway?

PFAS When you read those four letters, what comes to mind? Maybe the name of an up and coming hip hop artist? An acronym for a software system? Or maybe nothing – just four random letters smashed together. These four letters may seem foreign, but they are more relevant than most would imagine. In fact, […]

Let’s Talk About Algal Toxins

Let’s Talk About Algal Toxins

The Earth’s waters are teeming with life that contain various types of plant species, one of the most notable being algae. Algae is known as a simple aquatic plant, one capable of conducting photosynthesis. The term “algae”, however, is also used to describe a group of “photosynthetic eukaryotic organisms”. The habitats of algae can range […]