Accreditation/Certification Program Profile

Mississippi State Department of Health
570 East Woodrow Wilson
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215
601/576-7582
   
Accreditation/Certification Program Type
NELAP STATE SDWA 17025
Other:  
 
Recognizes accreditation from NELAP ABs: No
Accredtation required: Y if submitting data for compliance under SDWA
Labs required to obtain accreditation: All
Reciprocity agreements: Y-EPA certified or if state has equivalent certification standards
 
 
Accreditation Program Contact:   Laboratory Contact:
Wanda Ingersoll
wanda.ingersoll@msdh.state.ms.us
601/576-8137
 
Brian Castleberry
Brian.castleberry@msdh.state.ms.us
601/576-7582
     
 
Fields of Accreditation
DW NPW SCM Air Tissue
Other: N
 
Fees
No fees at this time
 
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Notes
In Mississippi, the Department of Health is the enforcement authority for the SDWA. Within the agency, the Public Health Laboratory's Environmental Chemistry Division operates and maintains the Water Supply Laboratory Chemistry Certification Program, while the Environmental Microbiology Division is responsible for the Water Supply Laboratory Microbiology Certification Program. Contact for Microbiology certification: Carolyn Parker 601/576-7582