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Khemia welcomes Silver State Analytical Laboratories

Khemia is proud to announce Silver State Analytical Laboratories as it’s newest Omega client.  We are very pleased to be working with Silver State Analytical and look forward to a long term partnership!

Silver State Analytical Laboratories (www.ssalabs.com) is a full-service analytical chemistry testing laboratory dedicated to providing our clients with unsurpassed customer service and assisting you with real world solutions. First incorporated in June 1997, our track record of service, solutions and dedication for our clients has allowed us to celebrate 18 years as a professionally managed business in 2015.  We offer fully staffed laboratories, equipment supply, and customer service centers in Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada.  We service clients and projects in Nevada, California, Utah, Arizona, Washington and other western states with full analytical testing services.  We provide quality analytical testing and support services to clients in environmental, engineering, municipal water, minerals, manufacturing industries, energy, food processing, construction, and related markets.

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Clarifications Issued on New CLP Statements of Work

Clarifications Issued on New CLP Statements of Work

EPA’s Contract Laboratory Program has posted two documents that have minor clarifications related to the new draft SOWs ISM02.2 and SOM02.2. The most significant change is lowering the quantitation limit for 2-nitroanaline by a factor of 2.

http://www.epa.gov/superfund/programs/clp/download/ism/ism22clarifications.pdf

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Webinar on Electronic Data Evaluation and Exchange Software

The EPA Contract Laboratory Program (CLP) uses the Electronic Data Evaluation and Exchange Software (EXES) tool for automated data review and evaluation. EXES can be used to automatically identify potential data quality and usability issues, thus reducing the time necessary for manual data validation. A webinar will be held on May 24 to provide an overview of data validation, and outline ways that project managers, data validators, or end data users can incorporate EXES into their monitoring projects to increase efficiency and lower costs. http://clu-in.org/live/

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Pennsylvania Issues Memo on Reporting Microbiological Results

Pennsylvania DEP has published a memo regarding the reporting and notification requirements for microbiological testing of SDWA compliance samples. The memo addresses the following topics:

  • ·        Analysis Dates and Times
  • ·        Validation and Invalidation of Results
  • ·        Public Notification

http://files.dep.state.pa.us/AboutDEP/Labs/LabsPortalFiles/2015-0130_SDWA_Micro_Sample_Letter.pdf

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