TEM Environmental, Inc.
TEM Environmental and asbestos testing lab logo

The asbestos testing and industrial hygiene experts

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IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATE

TEM'S LAB IS OPEN FOR ANALYSIS

Please ONLY use the drop box by the front door
Chain of Custody forms can be found online at downloads or in the bin by the drop box.
Please raise the flag on the drop box and text your name and company name to
630-677-5997.
Samples can also be shipped via FedEx, UPS, and USPS.
Questions? Contact kgeneser@tem-inc.com or text/call 630-677-5997

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Company Overview

image of team at board tableTEM Environmental, Inc. was founded in 1985 to provide asbestos teting and consulting services to the environmental market. Its founder, Mr. James Tuinenga, is a Certified Industrial Hygienist who has been involved in environmental chemistry since 1973.

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.


Laboratory Services

TEM operates a full service asbestos laboratory at our Glendale Heights, Illinois location. TEM has been providing asbestos testing and analytical services since 1985.

Phase Contrast Microscopy for total fibers in air samples

Polarized Light Microscopy (PLM) for asbestos in bulk samples

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

Consulting Services

image of environmental engineerTEM'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.

Our Staff

image of testing crew on jobsiteOur 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.


How To Find Us

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

TEM Environmental, Inc.
174 N. Brandon Dr.
Glendale Heights, Illinois 60139

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