October 21, 2019, Frederick, MD – A2LA is pleased to announce the accreditation of each North Coast Analytical Laboratories and North Coast Testing Laboratories to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for cannabis testing. Each of these laboratories are situated in Streetsboro, Ohio and are A2LA’s initially accredited cannabis testing laboratories in the state. North Coast Testing delivers testing to service the healthcare marijuana sector and North Coast Analytical delivers testing to service the hemp sector.
“We are incredibly proud of the operate of our whole group in quickly building and implementing a extensive high quality management plan that can give all participants in the Ohio Healthcare Marijuana Handle System self-assurance in the high quality and security of merchandise tested in our laboratory,” stated Carolyn Friedrich, Ph.D., Scientific Director at North Coast Testing.
“Our accreditation by A2LA is a testament to our capacity to meet the most rigorous high quality management requirements in analytical testing of hemp merchandise, and a vote of self-assurance in our team’s capacity to execute at the highest levels,” stated Nick Szabo, Laboratory Director at North Coast Analytical. “A2LA went above and beyond at just about every step, and we drastically appreciate their efforts.”
“We congratulate North Coast Analytical Laboratory and North Coast Testing Laboratory for becoming the initially accredited cannabis testing laboratories in the state of Ohio”, stated Chris Gunning, Accreditation Solutions Common Manager at A2LA. Their commitment to excellence was evident in the facilities that they have constructed, the employees they have assembled, and the high quality technique they have implemented. This dedication to high quality final results will be an asset to prospects in Ohio.”
Reaching ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation by A2LA is the pinnacle in third-celebration laboratory accreditation, as it confirms that laboratories have management, high quality, and technical systems in spot to make sure correct and trustworthy analyses, as properly as correct administrative processes to make sure that all elements connected to the sample, the evaluation, and the reporting are standardized, measured, and monitored.
A2LA is a non-profit, non-governmental, third-celebration accreditation physique, supplying internationally-recognized accreditation solutions and coaching to testing and calibration laboratories, sampling organizations, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers, reference material producers and item certifiers. For a lot more information and facts about A2LA, please go to www.A2LA.org.
About North Coast Testing Laboratories, LLC
North Coast Testing Laboratories, LLC is a complete-service ISO 17025-accredited healthcare marijuana testing laboratory focused on supplying precise analytical test final results and assured turnaround instances. Produced up of a group of sector-top scientists possessing an in-depth understanding of cannabis and cannabis infused merchandise, North Coast Testing has combined cutting-edge technologies, principled laboratory practices and unparalleled buyer service to bring the healthcare marijuana testing sector the most trustworthy analytical final results doable.
About North Coast Analytical Laboratories, LLC
North Coast Analytical Laboratories, LLC is a complete-service ISO 17025-accredited cannabis testing laboratory focused on supplying precise analytical test final results and assured turnaround instances. Produced up of a group of sector-top scientists possessing an in-depth understanding of cannabis and cannabis infused merchandise, North Coast Analytical has combined cutting-edge technologies, principled laboratory practices and unparalleled buyer service to bring the hemp and CBD-merchandise sector the most trustworthy analytical final results doable.