Dust Mite Test Kit: The Easy Dust Mite Detection Kit
Dust Mite Test Kit: According to the Mayo Clinic, dust mites are a prevalent indoor allergen. Dust Mite Screen Check provides everything you need to collect a solid dust sample from the carpet, floor, or furniture of a home or workplace for analysis.
How to Test for Dust Mites
Dust is all over indoor environments such as homes and offices. The Dust Mite Test Kit makes it simple to collect a sample for analysis and identify the the composition of the dust present in your indoor environment. Identifying the contents of indoor contaminants helps find potential issues that may exist so they can be resolved.
The Dust Kit Test Kit uses a cone shaped filter device called the Bio-Scan DM (or Dust Sock), which is inserted into the intake end of your vacuum cleaner’s hose. Then you vacuum the carpet, floor, corners, or furniture. The dust from these areas is collected in the cone for sampling. Next, the sample is sent to the laboratory for analysis.
Environmental Diagnostics Laboratory (EDLab) will provide a final report included in the cost of the Dust Mite Screen Check. Concentration levels of dermatophagoides mite allergen are reported in micrograms, and are compared to what is considered to be normal levels. dust mite detector
Once EDLab receives the Bio-Scan DM for analysis, your lab report will be generated and emailed within 3-5 business days.
Common Symptoms to look for:
Skin irritation, exacerbated asthmatic issues, respiratory issues, headache, eye irritation, etc.
Dust Mite Detection Kit Steps
Sample collection is very easy. After collecting the sample, it is mailed to the lab for analysis using the provided, postage-paid envelope. There are not additional cost. Your lab analysis arrives via email in 3-5 days from the receipt of the sample.