Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Office of Quality Assurance
401 East State Street
P.O. Box 420, Mail Code 401-02D
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
609/777-1774
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other:  
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: Yes
Accredtation required: Y-No laboratory other than a certified environmental laboratory shall analyze samples for the purpose of establishing compliance with any regulatory program.
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All
Reciprocity agreements: Y-NELAP states
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Michele Potter
Michele.Potter@dep.nj.gov
609/292-3950
 
Rachel Ellis
Rachel.Ellis@dep.nj.gov
609/777-1749
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other: N
 
Fees
Initial App fee=$4400 + certification category fees, renewal app fee=$4100 + certification category fees; category fees range from $235 - $1676. Additional costs for auditing out-of-state labs.
 
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Notes
2 ways to be certified: NELAC certified or New Jersey Certification through Office of Quallity Assurance's NJ Environmental Laboratory Certification Program. There is no discount of fees for secondary NELAC certification. A laboratory shall not apply for or maintain simultaneous certification in the NJELCP and NJ-NELAC.