Mould growth challenge testing

Providing UKAS accredited mould growth testing for nearly 35 years

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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

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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.

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The test

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.

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To discuss your requirements or to get a quote, please contact us on:

Tel: (0044) 1491 829016

E-mail: microbialservices@cabi.org

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