WILLOW GROVE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NMS Labs is proud to announce that it has earned the prestigious ASCLD/LAB-International accreditation from the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) at both its core toxicology laboratory in Willow Grove, PA and its Integrated Forensic Laboratories (IFL) sites in Cumberland County and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. With this accreditation, NMS Labs becomes the first private laboratory in the world to hold accreditations from both ASCLD/LAB and the American Board of Forensic Toxicology (ABFT) in toxicology.
ASCLD/LAB is a nonprofit organization that has specialized in the accreditation of public and private crime laboratories for over 30 years. Their accreditation program is based on the International Organization for Standardization (ISO 17025) standard for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories and enhanced by ASCLD/LAB-International Supplemental Requirements.
Robert A. Middleberg, Ph.D., F-ABFT, DABCC-TC, Vice President, Quality Assurance and Laboratory Director, expressed his pride in NMS Labs and its employees by saying, “The earning of this accreditation puts NMS Labs in an elite group of laboratories with international acceptance of our quality standards. We continue to be leaders in our fields of expertise and demonstrate such through the approach to quality mandated by this accreditation, which has further strengthened our commitment to providing unsurpassed assistance to those whose lives are affected by our work.”
This accreditation is the culmination of an intense, company-wide preparation and the successful completion of a rigorous and introspective inspection process.
About NMS Labs:
Since 1970, NMS Labs has been a leader in professional laboratory testing with an impeccable reputation in science and service. NMS Labs is best known for its innovation and ability for introducing new tests to meet the needs of the industries it serves. NMS Labs is passionate about promoting public health and safety. For more information on NMS Labs, please visit www.nmslabs.com.