Technical Assistance Documents, Policies and Tools for Field Labs
Approved Procedures for the Analysis of Field Parameters
These procedures are intended to provide the approved procedures and requirements for measurement of field parameters. You may refer to the approved method reference, instrument manufacturer's manual or other resources for additional information.
Field Laboratory Policies
A document entitled Quality Assurance Policies for Field Laboratories has been created to outline general policies and interpretive rules pertaining to field laboratories. These policies are regarded as required quality assurance practices and are meant to clarify existing legislative rules or to provide guidance where a lesgislative rule does not exist. They are intended to insure data produced is accurate, reliable and documented appropriately. This document can be viewed by clicking the link below.
Quality Assurance Policies for Field Laboratories (10/02/2013)
Preservation and Hold Time Memo (06/20/2007)
In-line Meter Calibration/Verification (01/01/2006)
Tools for Field Laboratories
The following table contains tools for field laboratories.
Guidance for Field Laboratories
The following table provides additional guidance for field laboratories.
Link to National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permitting Guidance and Directions for Completing a Discharge Monitoring Report (DMR). Look under Compliance Forms. You can also find a link to the Significant Figures and Their Use on DMRs document there.