Laboratory Certification

NELAP Accreditation Program Overview

NELAP Accreditation Program Overview

The National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NELAP) is a laboratory certification program that fosters the generation of data of known and documented quality.  NELAP, organized by The NELAC Institute (TNI), relies on standards representing the best professional practices in the environmental laboratory industry to establish the requirements for this program. Merit maintains NELAP certification, following the standards established for this program.  Merit's primary NELAP certification is through New York.