ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation for State Food Testing Laboratories Project Research Strategy Project Summary/Abstract The Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services (DCLS) is committed to providing the highest quality data in the fulfillment of our customers'needs. In pursuit of this goal, DCLS has developed internal Quality Assurance policies and procedures to ensure data integrity and accuracy. DCLS has also sought accreditation from all appropriate governing bodies when available. Under this application, and in continued pursuit of these goals, DCLS will evaluate its current policies and procedures for compliance with ISO/IEC 17025, develop and implement a plan to correct any non-conformities identified, apply for and obtain ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation.

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ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation for State Food Testing Laboratories Project Research Strategy Project Narrative The ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation for State Food Testing Laboratories Project will be used to achieve accreditation in ISO/IEC17025:2005 by the Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services which serves as the state laboratory for the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Type
Research Demonstration--Cooperative Agreements (U18)
Project #
5U18FD004476-03
Application #
8730493
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZFD1)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
3
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
VA Division/Consolidated Lab Services
Department
Type
DUNS #
City
Richmond
State
VA
Country
United States
Zip Code
23219