Avalon Laboratories is Newfoundland & Labrador’s only private, nationally accredited lab. We deliver rapid turnaround, accurate results, competitive pricing – and great customer service.

From our state-of-the-art, 14,000 square foot facility in St. John’s, our 40 plus staff meet the needs of industry, governments, and individuals.

Here at Avalon, we’re proud to contribute to the health security and environmental protection of our province.

Who We Serve

Our clients come from mining, the fishery, aquaculture, forestry, environmental industries, engineering, utilities, film and television, transportation, tourism, municipal government, and Oil & Gas.

We also provide COVID testing and Water Quality Testing for individuals.

Committed to Quality

Avalon is ISO 17025 and ISO 15189 accredited.

Our commitment to providing reliable data begins at the front door with secure receipt of your samples.

Our Quality Manager works closely with our team – all of whom work to ensure the accuracy of your results every step along the way.

Guarding Your Data

Our Laboratory Information Management System is hosted on a secure support platform that uses high-grade encryption. Data storage, processing, and result distribution are performed using a trusted cloud provider.

Avalon adheres to all standards outlined in Newfoundland & Labrador’s Personal Health Information Act.

More Than 100,000 COVID Tests Completed

At Avalon, we’re ready to meet all your COVID-testing needs. We offer COVID-19 RT-PCR testing using the same methodology employed by Canada’s Public Health Labs as well as rapid antigen testing.

Water Testing for Municipalities, Industry, and Individuals

Our water testing lab analyzes samples for quality, use, and human consumption to ensure compliance with standards set by federal and provincial regulatory authorities. We also analyze effluent and wastewater for industrial clients and municipalities.

Microbiology Lab Only One of Its Kind

Our microbiology lab – the only lab of its kind in Newfoundland & Labrador – operates 7 days a week. It delivers product quality assurance testing and shelf-life studies as well as routine microbiological and food chemistry analyses. We test food, water, and environmental samples.

Toxicology – Protecting the Environment

Our toxicology lab routinely conducts bioassays on effluents from resource-based industries as part of their environmental compliance requirements. We also perform toxicity tests on sediment for Environmental Effects Monitoring programs.

Get In Touch

Find out how we can help protect you and your business.
Contact us by phone or email, and we’ll respond within 24 hours.