Georgia Commercial Laboratory Act (Georgia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Georgia

Applies to States or Provinces Georgia
Name Georgia Commercial Laboratory Act (Georgia)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations, Equipment Certification
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website
Applicable Jurisdiction Statewide

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


The Georgia Commercial Laboratory Act requires all commercial environmental laboratories submitting data to the Environmental Protection Division (EPD) for regulatory purposes to be approved or accredited by an EPD approved accrediting authority. Data submitted for regulatory purposes means any data which is to be submitted to the EPD, or required to be retained on site for review by EPD, except for: Initial Hazardous Response Act (HSRA) data, data obtained from in-situ analysis, turbidity data for construction storm water permits, tests for which accreditation or certificate are unavailable.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Ted Jackson
Department Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Division Environmental Protection Division
Address 2 Matrin Luther King Jr. Drive Suite 1152 East Floyd Tower, Atlanta, GA, 30334

Phone 404-656-3204
Fax 404-651-5778

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Georgia Code 12-2-9
Date Effective 2001-07-01

Authority 2: Environmental Rule 391-3-26
Date Effective 1999-09-23