Mould growth challenge testing
Providing UKAS accredited mould growth testing for nearly 35 years
Mould Growth Tests
Our fully trained and highly experienced staff test equipment, components or products for their resistance to mould and can meet either recognised published standards or test to your own specifications.
UKAS accredited tests:
Mil Std 810 – US Department of Defense Military Standard: Environmental Engineering Considerations and Laboratory Tests
EN 60068-2-10 – International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC): international standard for the environmental testing of electrotechnical products
Other tests we regularly undertake include:
Def Stan 00-35 – British Defence Standards: Environmental Test Methods
RTCA DO 160 – Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA) Standard: Environmental Conditions and Test Procedures for Airborne Equipment Testing
BS2011 – British Standards Institution (BSI): Basic Environmental Testing Procedures, Mould growth
Why come to us?
Be confident that you are in good hands. CABI has been UKAS accredited to undertake mould growth tests since 1984. Click here to see our accreditation certificate and schedule.
UKAS accredited – Expect Quality. Benefit from our experience and 35 years of uninterrupted compliance to international standards
Fast turnaround time – You will be working with experts in maintaining fungi. Our test strains and facilities are available for immediate use
Impartial – As a not-for-profit international organisation we will provide you with unbiased and confidential services
CABI has an internationally recognised culture collection and maintains living stocks of fungal test strains, ready for immediate use allowing testing to commence on receipt of your test items.
You are welcome on-site to witness the test procedure set up and/or the final assessment. You can also use our premises to carry out your own functional testing at the conclusion of the test.
Inspect our facilities – You are welcome to visit us for a pre-arranged assessment of of any aspect of your commissioned testing
Functional testing – Determine the effects of fungal growth on the functionality of the tested components
Quality Evidence – High resolution images are supplied with every report
Results will be presented to you in a full comprehensive report with photographs of the fungal growth where observed.