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Research-grade results

Since its inception in 1993, Sporometrics has been an industry leader in basic and applied scientific research on biomedical, industrial and environmental fungi and other microbes.

Don’t import mold!

Importing from overseas? Does your shipment of new products look a little worse for the wear? We can help. Sporometrics has a full range of expertise on testing biological contaminants on imported merchandise, evaluating clean-up strategies and assessing the suitability of merchandise for sale.

AIHA accredited for fungi, bacteria & Legionella!

The worst enemy of microbes just got even stronger! Sporometrics expanded our prestigious American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) accreditation to all fields of testing (FOTs): FUNGI, BACTERIA and LEGIONELLA. We’re the first and only lab in Canada accredited in all fields!

Peerless qualifications

At Sporometrics, we are serious about quality. Our lab is fully-accredited by AIHA for all available microbial fields of testing: FUNGI, BACTERIA and LEGIONELLA. We’re also one of the only Canadian laboratories accredited by the US-CDC in Legionella analysis, and by Health Canada in viral testing for West Nile virus & Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus.

State-of-the-art laboratory

Sporometrics is located in a 3,500 square foot, purpose-built state-of-the-art laboratory facility located in the historic factory district in downtown Toronto’s Liberty Village.

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    Research

    Since its inception, Sporometrics has always been about excellence in scientific research. We take extreme pride in our cutting edge basic and applied research on the ecology, taxonomy, physiology, measurement and interpretation of biomedical, environmental and plant pathogenic fungi, mould, bacteria and viruses.

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    Laboratory Analysis

    We offer a full suite of microscopic, physiological and molecular genetic analyses for a vast array of moulds, bacteria and viruses. With the top of the line equipment and the most-qualified staff in the business we are the laboratory for your spore traps, bulks / tape lifts, bacterial samples or any other types of environmental samples.

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    Education

    We can teach you everything you need to know about environmental microbes in air, water, and almost anywhere else you can imagine. We’re also experts in field sampling methods, air sampling, building ecology, investigation and report interpretation. Want to learn about the latest PCR test or what’s new in Legionella? We teach that too!

Sample Reception

Laboratory and office hours:
Mon-Fri 08:30 to 17:00
Sat 10:00 to 16:00
3pm cut-off for same-day results