Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality
5301 Northshore Drive
 
North Little Rock, AR 72118-5317
501/682-0941
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other: 1
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: Yes
Accredtation required: Y
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All consulting laboratories performing analyses for which results are to be submitted to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality shall obtain laboratory accreditation.
Reciprocity agreements: Y-reciprocity is accepted for the onsite visit portion of accreditation if the lab is NELAP accredited, or in the case of parameters that are not part of ADEQ's scope, i.e. Asbestos.
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Penny Semberski
QAOfficer@adeq.state.ar.us
501/682-0941
 
Penny Semberski
QAOfficer@adeq.state.ar.us
501/682-0941
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other:  
 
Fees
Initial and renewal certificate, including up to ten parameters: $500. For each parameter in addition to the first ten: $ 10. Each of the following categories: (1) Dioxins and Furans: $ 50 (2) Herbicides: $ 50 (3) Volatile organic : $ 50 (4) Semivolatile organics: $ 50 (5) Pesticides and PCB’s: $ 50 (6) Acute and/or Chronic Toxicity Testing: $250 + Travel expenses
 
Related Websites:
http://www.adeq.state.ar.us/regs/default.htm
 
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