About Us

Empirical Laboratories is a leading, fully equipped environmental testing laboratory located in Nashville, Tennessee. We self-perform over 90% of work we receive with one central location handling complete sample logistics. We aim to provide superior customer satisfaction and defensible, reliable data.
  • Nearly 50 Years Experience

    Nearly 50 years of industry experience as an independent, full-service environmental laboratory

  • Earned Reputation

    Earned reputation as one of the most qualified and reliable environmental testing laboratories

  • Wide Range of Testing

    Organic and inorganic analysis of groundwaters, surface waters, wastewaters, solid wastes and soils

  • Small Business Certifications

    SBA Certified Woman-Owned Small Disadvantaged Business, EDWOSB

  • Customer Service

    Highest level of customer service to our clients and measure our success by their satisfaction

  • Customer First

    Outstanding customer support and open communication with our clients

  • Expertise in Environmental Testing

    Manage federal contracts for agencies including the EPA, Army, Navy, Air Force and DoD Consultants

  • Knowledgeable and Experienced Staff

    Over 20+ years average industry experience for management and senior scientists

With nearly 50 years of industry experience as an independent, full-service environmental laboratory, Empirical Laboratories has earned a reputation as one of the most qualified and reliable environmental testing laboratories in the industry. We deliver fully validatable data packages, personalized client services and offer a wide range of testing services including analysis of conventional and priority pollutants in groundwaters, surface waters, wastewaters, solid wastes, soils and sediments. Additionally, we provide sampling services, courier and shipping services, along with user-friendly sampling kits. At Empirical Laboratories, we are committed to providing the highest level of customer service to our clients and measure our success by their satisfaction. We maintain a “customer first” philosophy throughout our organization through customer support and open communication with our clients. Our experience and expertise in environmental testing has given us the opportunity to acquire and successfully manage federal contracts for agencies including the EPA, Army, Navy, Air Force, and DoD Consultants.