Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection
200 Fair Oaks Lane Fourth Floor
 
Frankfort, KY 40601
502/564-3410
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other:  
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: No
Accredtation required: Y
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All labs analyzing public drinking water
Reciprocity agreements: Yes - EPA-certified radiological laboratories performing analyses for public water systems in Kentucky
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Ted Pass
t.pass@moreheadstate.edu
606/783-2961
 
Patrick Garrity
patrick.garrity@ky.gov
502/564-3410
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other: Y- UST
 
Fees
Microbiology Administration and ApplicationFee: $1000; Microbiology: $500; Chemistry Administration and Application: $1000; Disinfection By-Products: $500; Synthetic Organic Chemicals: $500; Volatile Organic Chemicals: $500; All Other Chemical Analysis Categories: $500; Other audits resulting in a certification status change: $500 Fee schedule: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/401/008/050.htm. 10% discount for TNI or NELAP certified labs.
 
Related Websites:
Kentucky Admin Code: www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/401/042/340.htm waste.ky.gov/UST/Forms/Documents/DEP6074_Application_for_Laboratory_Certification.doc
 
Notes
UST and DW certification are separate programs under DEP. See important websites for UST certification application