Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

NYS Department of Health, Wadsworth Center, Environmental Laboratory Approval Program
P.O. Box 509
P.O. Box 509
Albany, NY 12201-0509
518-485-5570
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other:
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: Yes
Accredtation required: Y
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All labs commercial and governmental that perform analyte testing in any certified category of testing
Reciprocity agreements: Y-Secondary accreditation is given only to those labs that have accreditation with state programs that are recognized TNI AB’s.
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Victoria Pretti
Victoria.Pretti@health.ny.gov
518-485-5570
 
Victoria Pretti
ELAP@health.ny.gov
518-485-5570
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
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Fees
The fee formula includes a base fee of $500, a volume fee proportional to the laboratory’s total adjusted volume for the previous calendar year, and an analyte fee proportional to the number of analytes (accreditations) for which the laboratory was certified for the previous certification year. Laboratories owned by governmental entities are excluded from the volume portion of the fee calculation. Range is from approximately $550 to $100,000’s.
 
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