LES 02 EA: Initial Certification for Chemical Laboratory

Certification is required to conduct tests for specific analytes in potable and non-potable water.

MassDEP - William Wall Experiment Station

Phone

Fax: 978-688-0352 | Hours: M-F 8:45am - 5pm except State Holidays

Fax: 978-688-0352 | Hours: M-F 8:45am - 5pm except State Holidays

The Details of LES 02 EA: Initial Certification for Chemical Laboratory

What you need for LES 02 EA: Initial Certification for Chemical Laboratory

Anyone (private corporation, individual, partnership or association, or other entity) who intends to conduct analytical measurements for the purposes of determining compliance with MassDEP standards where the MassDEP or the laboratory’s client requires such measurements be conducted by a certified laboratory must apply for certification from the Department.

What is needed to apply:

  • Identification number issued by the EPA.  Please contact your EPA Regional Office to obtain an identification number in the event that your laboratory does not currently have one,
  • Results of Proficiency Tests (PTs) submitted by the laboratory's PT provider in accordance with the current Senator William X. Wall Experiment Station PT policy,
  • A Laboratory Quality Assurance Plan,
  • Standard Operating Procedures,
  • Resident State Certificate and Parameter List (for laboratories located outside of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts,
  • Resident State On-site Inspection Report (for laboratories located outside of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and
  • A complete and accurate MassDEP application for the appropriate permit category.

How to apply LES 02 EA: Initial Certification for Chemical Laboratory

Apply online through the Commonwealth of Massachusetts EEA ePLACE Citizen Access Portal:

https://eplace.eea.mass.gov/citizenaccess/Default.aspx

Next steps for LES 02 EA: Initial Certification for Chemical Laboratory

  1. Review the instructions

    Guidance on how to prepare your application, including an application completeness checklist.

  2. Complete the application form

    For technical assistance regarding online filing, contact the EEA ePLACE Help Desk Team at 1-844-733-7522 or ePLACE_helpdesk@mass.gov

  3. Submit the Application and Fee Payment

    • File online via the EEA ePlace Portal.
    • NOTE: If you are a first-time user, you will need to create an account first. See the account setup instructions, and EEA ePLACE quick guide below.
    • You will have the option to pay online by credit card or automated clearing house (ACH) or pay-by-mail. If you select the pay-by-mail option, instructions on how to do so will be provided when you submit your online application.

Contact for LES 02 EA: Initial Certification for Chemical Laboratory

Address
Wall Experiment Station
37 Shattuck St, Lawrence, MA 01843
Phone

Fax: 978-688-0352 | Hours: M-F 8:45am - 5pm except State Holidays

Fax: 978-688-0352 | Hours: M-F 8:45am - 5pm except State Holidays

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