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METCO ENVIRONMENTAL RECEIVES FULL ACCREDITATION BY THE STACK TESTING ACCREDITATION COUNCIL (STAC) AND MARKS THEIR 35TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY

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Friday, May 31, 2013

For Immediate Release

METCO Environmental, a TestAmerica company and a leader in source emissions testing, announced today full accreditation status by the Stack Testing Accreditation Council (STAC) and marks their 35 year anniversary.  STAC accredits source emission testing firms in accordance with ASTM D7036, which is the consensus standard for the source testing community.

James E. Hyman, CEO of TestAmerica commented, "Of the over 400 stack testing companies in the U.S., only METCO and two others have achieved full accreditation.  This reflects tremendous effort from the METCO team and exemplifies our commitment to provide our clients high quality, independent and technically competent service. METCO's core values of quality, client commitment and innovation have been the key to the longevity of the company that allows us to celebrate 35 years of success."

METCO has provided source testing and analytical services for air quality studies and compliance demonstrations since 1978. To date METCO has performed sampling of over 30,000 sources and is recognized internationally for project support in Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific and the Caribbean.

About TestAmerica

TestAmerica is the leading environmental testing firm in the United States, with over 90 locations providing innovative technical expertise and comprehensive analytical testing services. Specialty analyses include source, ambient and indoor air, water quality, compliance, desalination, shale gas, specialty organics, emergency response, industrial hygiene, dioxins, drinking water, sediments and tissues, PPCPs and emerging contaminants, explosives, Federal/DoD, and radiochemistry and mixed waste testing.

TestAmerica affiliate companies include EMLab P&K, the leader in analytical microscopy and indoor air quality; QED Environmental Systems, Inc., the leading supplier of groundwater sampling equipment and remediation pumping systems; and TestAmerica Air Emissions Corp. (METCO Environmental), specializing in air emissions testing. TestAmerica currently employs nearly 2,800 professionals dedicated to exceptional service and solutions for our clients' environmental testing needs.


About METCO

METCO Environmental is a leader in source emissions testing, serving the full spectrum of industries including refining, petrochemical, combustion and the utilities, both in the US and internationally. METCO has built a national reputation for exacting sampling methods and rigorous quality control, based on having sampled over 30,000 sources. METCO is staffed by highly qualified and trained full time professional employees who maintain the highest safety standards in the industry. As the premier source testing company, METCO is known for exceptional service and data quality.

For more information, contact:

JOY OCHOCO
Marketing Director

TestAmerica
THE LEADER IN ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING

Tel 203.202.8808
www.testamericainc.com

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