With over 110 years of analytical testing expertise, Babcock Labs is your comprehensive laboratory solution.

We are a 100% employee-owned commercial laboratory that specializes in environmental testing, including the analysis of drinking waterwastewater, groundwater, stormwater, and hazardous materials. Our quality systems, state-of-the-art facilities, and professional staff guarantee the data quality and excellent customer service required to meet your specific testing needs. 

Babcock Laboratories is an analytical testing laboratory with over 110 years of experience providing clients with top-tier data quality and customer service


Learn about Babcock Labs by discovering our history, exploring our mission, vision, and core values, and meeting our team of experienced professionals!  

Our testing laboratory specializes in the analysis of drinking water, wastewater, groundwater, stormwater, hazardous materials and soils, and food and beverages. We also offer professional field sampling services.

Our Services

Babcock Labs offers a wide range of analytical testing services, as well as field testing services and special project accommodation. 

There are numerous contaminants that affect the environmental and public health. Our testing laboratory provides for the analysis of PFAS, lead testing, UCMR 4, and more.

Current Topics

There are numerous current issues and topics of concern in the environmental and food testing industries, such as PFAS, lead testing in schools, and UCMR 4. 

Babcock Labs is a nationally accredited laboratory with numerous testing accreditations and certifications

Our Qualifications

We are accredited by the U.S. EPA, NELAP, CA ELAP, and A2LA for various analyses. View our certifications and learn more about our accreditation.

When it comes to commercial testing laboratories in California, Babcock Labs offers the best value and service

The Babcock Experience

We know our services stand above the rest in the analytical testing industry because we focus on reliability, responsiveness, and our relationships with our clients. 

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