During the 2020 wildfire emergency, ETS Laboratories is facing unprecedented demand for smoke impact analysis. This list contains laboratories available to conduct smoke impact analysis.

This list is certainly not comprehensive, and others will be added. ETS Laboratories does not endorse or recommend any particular service provider. Conduct your own due-diligence and determine the best provider based on your specific needs and, if applicable, insurance requirements.

Please note that ETS will be unable to assist with interpretation of analytical results produced by other laboratories

ETS Laboratories

Location: St. Helena, CA

Phone: 707-963-4806

Contact: info@etslabs.com

Type: Comprehensive (free and bound smoke markers) Limitations on which are offered during crises

Accreditation: A2LA ISO 17025

Threshold: 0.5 ppb (ug/kg) for berry samples 1.0 ppb (ug/L) for wine samples

Capacity: Depends upon sample type; currently 200-250 samples per day with additional capacity coming online

Turnaround time: Consult laboratory

Pricing: Between $150 and $195 per sample depending upon sample type and number of samples submitted.

AWRI Commercial Services

Location: Wine Innovation Central Building, Corner of Hartley Grove & Paratoo Rd, Urrbrae (Adelaide), SA 5064

Phone: +61 8 8313 6600

Contact: CommercialServices@awri.com.au

Type: Comprehensive including extended volatiles and individual glycosylated markers

Accreditation: ISO 17025

Capacity: Varies

Turnaround time: AWRI Commercial Services currently offers 10 working days turnaround time for the analysis from receipt of samples in the laboratory.

Pricing: Enquire

Notes: The AWRI offering is a complete panel. Here is a description and additional details: https://etslabs.box.com/v/AWRIofferings

UC Davis Analytical Laboratory and the Department of Viticulture and Enology (wine samples only)

Location: UC Davis, Hoagland Hall

Website: https://anlab.ucdavis.edu

Phone: (530) 752-0147

Contact: anlab@ucdavis.edu

Type: A panel of 7 free smoke markers in wine

Accreditation: Un-accredited

Threshold: 0.5 ppb (ug/L) for guaiacol, 4-methylguaiacol, o-cresol, p-cresol, m-cresol; 5 ppb (ug/L) for syringol, 4-methyl syringol in wine samples

Capacity: Limited capacity. We are exploring additional capacity at this time.

Turnaround time: Varies, estimated to be 3-5 days if not backlogged

Pricing: $150 per sample for wine

CDFA’s Center for Analytical Chemistry Laboratories (grape samples only)

Location: 3292 Meadowview Road, Sacramento, CA 95832

Website: https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/is/cac/

Phone: 916-228-6844

Contact: CDFA.CAC_receiving@cdfa.ca.gov

Type: A panel of 7 free smoke markers on berries

Accreditation: The lab is ISO 17025, but the method is not part of the scope of accreditation.

Threshold: 0.5 ppb (ug/kg) for berry samples

Capacity: limited to 30-50 samples per day. We are exploring additional capacity to bring online.

Turnaround time: Varies, estimated to be 3-5 days if not backlogged

Pricing: $246 per sample for berries

IEH Laboratories and Consulting Group

Location: Seattle, WA

Phone: (206) 632-2715

Contact: zach.gottschalk@iehinc.com

Type: guaiacol and 4-methylguaiacol

Accreditation: We are an ISO 17025 laboratory, though this methodology is not specifically on our scope

Threshold: 0.5 ppb for all samples

Capacity: 100 samples/day with additional capacity coming online

Turnaround time: 5 day turnaround time

Pricing: $150-$195/sample

Notes: We require 250 berries/sample for solids or 60 ml for wine or micro-ferment.

Our method is by GC-MS/MS and screens for guaiacol and 4-methylguiacol

Certified Laboratories

Location: Melville, NY

Phone: 559.360.6061

Contact: dmusson@certified-laboratories.com

Type: guaiacol and 4-methylguaiacol – Reporting free smoke markers

Accreditation: A2LA ISO:17025

Threshold: 0.5 ppb (ug/kg)

Capacity: Additional capacity coming online

Turnaround time: 7-10 days – Volume dependent

Pricing: $225 per sample – Online access to Cert Lab Link portal for self-service sample tracking and report viewing/printing.

Laboratoires EXCELL

Location: ZA la Jacquotte

rue Aristide Bergès

33270 Floirac

France

Phone: + 33 (0)5 57 77 96 27

Contact: Mrs. Cécile Bergia (cbergia@labexcell.com) &/or Mr. Vincent Renouf (vrenouf@labexcell.com)

Type: Smoke Impact Analysis

Accreditation: Un-accredited

Threshold: Guaiacol: 3 ppb detection, 6 ppb quantification

4-Methyl-Guaïacol: 5 ppb detection, 10 ppb quantification

Syringol: 5 ppb detection, 15 ppb quantification

Meta-Cresol: 0.5 ppb detection, 1.5 ppb quantification

Para-Cresol: 0.5 ppb detection, 1.5 ppb quantification

Ortho-Cresol: 0.5 ppb detection, 1.5 ppb quantification

Phenol: 5 ppb detection, 15 ppb quantification

Capacity: 50 samples per day

Turnaround time: 2 days after the reception of the sample

Pricing: $163 USD for free forms, $326 USD for free and total forms

Laboratoire VECTOEUR

Location: 6 rue Jacques Germain 21420 Savigny-lès-Beaune France

Phone: +33 380 263 480

Contact: Laboratoire@vectoeur.fr

Type: Smoke impact analysis

Accreditation: ISO 17025, methodology in our scope of accreditation for wines

Threshold: guaiacol and 4-methylguaiacol: 1 ppb detection and 3 ppb quantification

eugenol and isoeugenol: 1 ppb detection and 3 ppb quantification

phenol: 75 ppb detection and 200 ppb quantification

o-cresol: 1.5 ppb detection and 5 ppb quantification

m,p-cresol: 1 ppb detection and 3 ppb quantification

4-ethylphenol and 4-ethylguaiacol 1 ppb detection and 3 ppb quantification

4-vinylphenol: 9 ppb detection and 20 ppb quantification

4-vinylguaiacol: 2 ppb detection and 5 ppb quantification

Capacity: 40 samples per day

Turnaround time: 3 days after reception of the sample

Pricing: $189 per sample including PDF report

Notes: More information on https://www.vectoeur.com/en/

Adamson Analytical Laboratories

Location: Corona, CA

Website: www.adamsonlab.com

Phone: (951) 549-9657

Contact: info@adamsonlab.com

Type: free smoke markers (Guaiacol and 4-Methylguaiacols) in grapes, juices and ferments

Accreditation: A2LA ISO 17025

Threshold: 0.5 ppb µg/Kg for berries and 1.0 µg/L for wines

Capacity: currently 100-150 samples per day Turnaround time: standard 5 business days, rush options available down to same day results

Pricing: $185 for standard turnaround time, volume discount available

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