Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

Arizona Department of Health Services
150 North 18th Avenue
Phoeniz, AZ 85007
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
Other: x
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: No
Accredtation required: Y
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All labs performing testing on Arizona compliance samples.
Reciprocity agreements: None
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Isaac Robert
Ali Mayfield
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other: N
Fees range from $1677-$2348 + $130 PT evaluation; $126 for out of state lab update and travel expenses for out of state assessments. Fees are list in Part A of the Application:
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Laboratories are exempt for licensure by the department if they are: 1. Certified or designated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency as the laboratory which provides analytical services to this state required for the delegation of primary enforcement responsibility under a federal law or regulation administered by that agency. 2. Operated by the Arizona Department of Agriculture or the Radiation Regulatory Agency. 3. Performing only compliance testing of parameters which require analysis at the time of sample collection as long as the testing methodologies employed are approved by the director of the department of health services or the department of environmental quality. 4. Licensed to perform those analyses for which it is licensed for or certified by another agency of this state. 5. Accredited by the national voluntary laboratory accreditation program administered by the National Institute of Standards and Technology and approved by the department.