FREDERICK, Md., Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A2LA is pleased to announce the accreditation of Eurofins Food Chemistry Testing US, Inc. to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for cannabis testing. This Eurofins location, based in Madison, WI, is A2LA's first cannabis testing laboratory accredited in the state.
"Eurofins is excited to be at the forefront of analytical and safety testing of this growing and changing industry," said Ed Ladwig, President of Eurofins Food Integrity and Innovation in Madison, Wisconsin. "By providing sound and accurate analytical methods that meet A2LA's standards, our clients can feel confident in the quality and integrity of their products."
"We congratulate Eurofins on expanding their capabilities to become A2LA's first accredited cannabis lab in the state of Wisconsin," said Chris Gunning, A2LA General Manager. "A2LA is excited to see the continued growth of our cannabis program into another state. This addition from one of our larger customers further promotes the value that accreditation adds in Eurofins in serving their accreditation needs."
Achieving ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation by A2LA is the pinnacle in third-party laboratory accreditation, as it confirms that laboratories have management, quality, and technical systems in place to ensure accurate and reliable analyses, as well as proper administrative processes to ensure that all aspects related to the sample, the analysis, and the reporting are standardized, measured, and monitored.
A2LA is a non-profit, non-governmental, third-party accreditation body, offering internationally-recognized accreditation services and training to testing and calibration laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers, reference material producers, sole-sampling organizations, and product certifiers.
About Eurofins Food Chemistry Testing US, Inc.
Eurofins provides integrated solutions that span the entire food and supplement product life cycles. From concept to commercialization, Eurofins delivers integrated testing, consulting, and development services including potency, nutritional, contaminant analysis, food safety testing, consulting, and training. Our global network is composed of diverse teams of leading food and supplement scientists who provide a broad range of resources, experience, and expertise that enable our customers to bring innovative, sustainable, safe products to market, faster.