Environmental Testing and Analytical Chemistry Full Service Laboratory

We are Florida's premier full service testing laboratory for environmental contamination, including analysis of groundwater, surface water, drinking water, soil, and hazardous wastes using EPA approved procedures. Owned and operated by President Lyle Johnson, who has been working in South Florida's analytical chemistry industry for over 40 years, FSES has multiple locations in Florida and Georgia. Our capabilities include Atomic Absorption, ICP, Ion Chromatography, Gas Chromatography, Mass Spectrometry, Microbiology, Radiochemistry, Wet Chemistry and more. We also provide a 40 hour training course for hazmat and OSHA exposure.

Corporate Overview

Spectrum Laboratories, Inc., the parent company of Florida-Spectrum Environmental Services (FSES), was incorporated in the State of Florida on April 6, 1973. FSES has evolved into a full service laboratory network characterized by high quality control and high client satisfaction. Facilities in Ft. Lauderdale, Ft. Meade, Okeechobee, FL and Savannah, GA house over 30,000 sq. ft. of laboratories and offices designed for continued growth and expansion of analytical services.

Florida-Spectrum Environmental Services, Inc. is a provider of quality analytical services to the Engineering, Consulting, Chemical, Petroleum and Waste Management industry segments. We provide analytical and sampling services to both the private and public sectors. A full spectrum of testing capabilities include chemical and biological analyses of a variety of matrices, including aqueous, solid, sediment, sludge, drinking water, wastewater, tissue, air and saline/estuarine samples. We provide sample bottle kits, on-site sampling services and sample courier services.

Your Partner for Success

The Florida-Spectrum business philosophy is centered on the relationship we build with our clients. Good communication leads to trusted partnerships, which in turn leads to successful project management. Facilitation of that relationship and communication are enhanced by the assignment of a Client Service Manager...your representative inside the lab charged with managing all projects from start to finish. The result is a data package that is on time, reliable and in the desired format... complete client satisfaction!

We form partnerships with our clients and become a technical branch of their internal organizations. Our Customer Service Management Team is staffed with knowledgeable chemists who know the methods and are experienced in answering the types of questions that arise when dealing with environmental projects. They work with our clients to define the project requirements, with our laboratory staff to communicate those requirements, and with our technical and QA staff to ensure we meet the requirements.

What We Offer Our Clients

Florida-Spectrum believes that scientifically sound, legally defensible analytical data is the most critical element for the success of an environmental project. Ensuring a project's data quality objectives are met is Florida-Spectrum's primary goal. We offer our clients the following services:

  • A superior standard of service
  • The latest technology
  • Long term stability
  • Unwavering commitment
  • Services that follow the entire life cycle of a project from initial planning, to project management and implementation, to reporting of results, to final sample disposal
  • Multiple locations
  • Dedicated and experienced technical Customer Service Managers
  • Field services - sampling supplies delivery/certified field technicians
  • Customized bottle kit construction
  • Courier services for pick-up from the site and delivery to the laboratory
  • Standard turnaround of 5-7 business days
  • Expedited turnarounds: same day, 24 hour, 48 hour and 72 hour rush turnarounds