Cornell’s Research Serves the Region and Beyond

Environmental Associates Ltd.

Environmental Testing

  • Products:
  • Cryptosporidium testing
  • Giardia testing
  • Virology
  • Validation consulting

Environmental Associates Ltd. serves the drinking water and wastewater industries with testing and research on waterborne pathogens, including enteric viruses and parasites such as Giardia and Cryptosporidium. The testing is used in a wide variety of circumstances, from watershed monitoring to the development of new water treatment processes and devices. The company’s clientele has included the Environmental Protection Agency, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, West Point Military Academy, and the University of Massachusetts.

Cornell Connection

Environmental Associates collaborates with Cornell researchers to develop innovative assays for pathogens of environmental concern. The Ithaca area and Cornell provide a unique location rich in resources, with a highly skilled labor force critical to the expansion and diversification of the company.