TEM Environmental, Inc.

Mission Statement

To deliver to our clients the best possible service in the management of environmental issues, ensuring that each client is treated fairly, professionally and respectfully.  We are committed to creating customers for life by staying in touch, keeping our word and safeguarding the interests of all parties.

Our Staff

sample imageOur Project Managers and laboratory staff are full-time career professionals who through a combination of ethics, integrity, industry knowledge and technology strive to create long term client relationships and deliver service beyond what is expected by the client.

Contact Information 

Mailing Address:

TEM Environmental, Inc.
443 Duane Street
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137-4547

Phone: 630-790-0880
Fax:     630-790-0882
E-mail:  info@tem-inc.com


Company Overview

sample imageTEM Environmental, Inc. was founded in 1985 to provide analytical and consulting services to the environmental market. It founder, Mr. James Tuinenga, is a Certified Industrial Hygienist who has been involved in environmental chemistry since 1973.

Laboratory Services

TEM operates a full service asbestos laboratory at our Glen Ellyn, Illinois location.  TEM has been providing asbestos analytical services since 1985.

Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) for asbestos in bulk samples

Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) for asbestos in air or bulk samples.

Phase Contrast Microscopy for total fibers in air samples


Consulting Services

sample imageTEM's staff of professional industrial hygienists are full-time professionals dedicated to providing service beyond the expectations of the client.  All staff members hold professional licenses in their respective disciplines and as part of the licensing process attend annual refresher courses to keep abreast of changes in the regulations.