This is a message from the State Water Resources Control Board.
On October 8, 2020, ELAP modified its accreditation offerings pursuant to a request from the State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water (DDW). Regulatory agencies such as DDW utilize ELAP accredited laboratory data for environmental and public health decisions and determine the analytical test methods ELAP offers for accreditation based on their data quality objectives. After further evaluation, DDW has reversed their decision to remove the accreditation offerings for Fluoride and Asbestos analysis. In response, ELAP has reinstated the following accreditation offerings:
To view the changes to the FOT Forms, visit ELAP's Application and FOT Forms webpage. Laboratories are encouraged to stay informed by regularly visiting the ELAP webpage for the latest announcements and FOT updates, and to ensure that the current version of the FOT forms are used when submitting an application.