15a NCAC 02H .0808       RECERTIFICATION

(a)  A laboratory decertified in accordance with Paragraph (a) of Rule .0807 of this Section may be recertified at the end of the decertification period by showing to the satisfaction of the State Laboratory that it has corrected the deficiency(ies).

(b)  A laboratory decertified for a parameter due to unacceptable results on two consecutive performance evaluation samples submitted by an EPA accredited vendor, or on two consecutive split samples may be recertified after 60 days by reporting acceptable results on two consecutive performance evaluation samples submitted by an EPA accredited vendor. Recertification samples may be requested from an EPA accredited vendor at any time, however, recertification must be requested in writing at the end of the 60 day period immediately following the date of decertification.

(c)  A laboratory decertified for submitting falsified data or other information may be recertified at the end of the decertification period by demonstrating compliance with all requirements of this Section.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.3(a)(10);

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. November 2, 1992; December 1,1984;

Temporary Amendment Eff. October 1, 2001;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2002.