Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

New York State Department of Health
Wadsworth Center-Empire State Plaza
P.O. Box 509
Albany, NY 12201-0509
519/474-2160
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other: NY ELAP
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: Yes
Accredtation required: Y
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All environmental laboratories analyzing samples originating from the State of New York must be certified.
Reciprocity agreements: Y-NELAP states
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Stephanie Ostrowski, PhD
seo01@health.state.ny.us
518/485-5570
 
   
ELAP@health.state.ny.us
519/474-2160
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other: N
 
Fees
Admin=$500+ fees based on formulas using total projected budget of the environmental lab. See Important Websites for fee schedule link. Additional travel fees apply for out-of-state inspections.
 
Related Websites:
NY ELAP fee schedule: www.wadsworth.org/labcert/elapcert/certmanual/I170_02.pdf NY ELAP Certification Manual: www.wadsworth.org/labcert/elapcert/certmanual/index.html
 
Notes
ELAP-only accreditation is granted (1) for fields of accreditation that are not within the scope of the NELAC standards; and (2) for laboratories granted interim accreditation