Monthly Archives: March 2016

A Single Standard: Why CA Should Adopt the TNI Standard

Why is adoption of a single laboratory accreditation standard important to clients of California environmental laboratories? An accreditation standard helps to ensure the technical competence of environmental laboratories, public and private, and therefore improves the quality and reliability of environmental … Continue reading

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ELAP at the State Capital: Updates From the ELTAC Meeting

February and March were busy months for the environmental community, especially for the Division of Drinking Water (DDW) and the Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (ELAP). At the end of February, ELAP announced the new members of its Environmental Laboratory Technical … Continue reading

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CEO Allison Mackenzie Appointed to CA ELAP’s Technical Advisory Committee

On March 1st, 2016, the California Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (CA ELAP) announced the members of its Environmental Laboratory Technical Advisory Committee (ELTAC). We are excited to announce that our very own CEO, Allison Mackenzie, has been appointed as a … Continue reading

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Babcock Labs Scores 99% on PTs for Winter 2016

Babcock Laboratories, Inc. PT scores for January of 2016: The average score for all PT testing was 99%, verifying Babcock Labs’ analytical testing expertise and reaffirming Babcock Labs’ reputation as “The Standard of Excellence for Over 100 Years”. Overall Scores: Food: … Continue reading

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Environmental Impact Report Propels Wastewater Treatment Plant Project

East Valley Water District’s proposal to build a water recycling plan in Highland successfully passed its first milestone earlier this month, thanks to certification of the final environmental impact report for San Bernardino Valley Municipal Water District’s Sterling Natural Resources … Continue reading

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