will allow NJAL to further expand its leading environmental testing laboratory services to new geographies, and the certification further underscores the quality of NJAL's lab operations.
the lab must be nelap
certified for all methods they are bidding on.
Labs must be accredited by either ELAP or NELAP
; or another appropriate accreditation body.
The laboratory shall be EPA approved for cryptosporidium analysis and NELAP
accredited for E.coli analysis through the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
The purpose of this solicitation is to establish an Open Agency Contract with a laboratory certified by the National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP
) to provide routine and emergency environmental testing services for the Departments Office of Materials and Testings (OMAT) Central Laboratory.
Or State Certification, Such As The National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (nelap
) Or The
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) administers the National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP
) in the State of Texas.
A qualified laboratory must provide evidence of the ability to produce valid and defensible data and of national or state certification, such as the National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) or NELAP
accrediting authority to (1) provide appropriate sample collection kits to community water systems to facilitate proper and timely collection of the samples based on a schedule provided by EPD; and (2) perform analyses of the samples for alpha particle activity, Radium-226, Radium-228 and Uranium; and (3) promptly report analytical results to EPD using a Lab to Safe Drinking Water Information System (SDWIS) interface.
1.1.2 Certification - The Contractor and any subcontractor generating environmental data shall hold a primary or secondary National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP
) certification from the Department of Health (DOH) Environmental Laboratory Certification Program (ELCP).