Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

Virginia Department of General Services
600 North 5th Street
Mail Stop 194-03
Richmond, VA 23219
804/648-4480
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other:  
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: Yes
Accredtation required: Yes
Labs required to obtain accreditation: See Notes below.
Reciprocity agreements: Y
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
   
Lab_Cert@dgs.virginia.gov
(804) 648-4480
 
   
Lab_Cert@dgs.virginia.gov
(804) 648-4480
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other: N
 
Fees
Refer to regulations available at www.dgs.virginia.gov/dcls or contact Lab_Cert@dgs.virginia.gov.
 
Related Websites:
 
Notes
Laboratory certification or accreditation is required before any environmental analyses performed by a non-commercial or commercial environmental laboratory may be used for the purposes of the Virginia Air Pollution Control Law, the Virginia Waste Management Act or the State Water Control Law ( 10.1-1300 et seq., 10.1-1400 et seq., and 62.1-44.2 et seq., respectively, of the Code of Virginia). Laboratory certification is also required for laboratories that analyze samples of drinking water for compliance purposes to demonstrate compliance with primary and secondary maximum contaminant levels or action levels per 12VAC5-590-440.