About Us


The FoReST Laboratory was originally setup as a forest soil research facility in 1996. It now serves a much broader clientele with a full array of chemical and physical soil/vegetation testing. 

The FoReST Laboratory is Member Laboratory of the Lakehead University Centre for Analytical Services (LUCAS). For more information about LUCAS click HERE. 

Our Mission 

The mission of the FoReST Laboratory is to continue partnering with businesses, industry, government and researchers to help develop new opportunities, build entrepreneurial activity, and encourage research and economic growth in northern Ontario.


LUCAS Lakehead University