Denver, Colorado, August 31st, 2018 – Botanacor Laboratories, the leading hemp testing facility in Colorado, is pleased to announce that they have been granted ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA), after a thorough assessment and review of its quality management system and competence to perform tests within their accredited scope.
This achievement of A2LA accreditation demonstrates Botanacor Laboratories’ competence to manage and perform the activities defined by its A2LA Scope of Accreditation (A2LA Certificate #4329.02). These activities include testing hemp flower, concentrate, topical, and edible products from hemp and hemp-derived product manufacturers. Specifically, the testing includes Cannabinoid Potency Determination, Residual Solvent Determination, Bioburden Testing for STEC and Salmonella, and Bioburden Testing for Total Yeast and Mold.
“Attaining accreditation for ISO/IEC 17025 confirms our commitment to provide accurate analytical laboratory services for the hemp industry in the United States.”
– Mike Branvold, President of Botanacor Laboratories
ABOUT BOTANACOR LABORATORIES
Botanacor Laboratories is a hemp-focused laboratory based in Denver, Colorado. Botanacor’s mission is to provide the most accurate, transparent, and consistent laboratory services for hemp cultivators and hemp-infused product manufacturers.
A2LA is the largest U.S.-based, multi-discipline accreditation body with over 35 years of experience providing internationally recognized accreditation services and quality training. A2LA’s world-class accreditation services encompass testing and calibration laboratories, medical testing laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers, reference material producers and product certification bodies. Organizations are accredited to international standards and field-specific requirements developed with government and industry collaboration. A2LA also offers a wide variety of both public and private on-site training programs to complement the various accreditation programs.
9/30/19 – Botanacor Laboratories is now ISO/IEC 17025:2017