The New Jersey Department of Health has adopted changes to the Public Recreational Bathing Regulations (N.J.A.C. 8:26-1 et. seq.). These changes affect the microbiological sampling and processing of public recreational bathing facilities. Click here to view the new Regulations.
Here is a link to an EnviroPolitics Blog video with Lab Director Harvey Klein, M.S., discussing the proposed Public Recreational Bathing Regs and Drinking Water standards.
For information on NJ's Private Well Testing Act, click here.
The Revised Total
Coliform Rule for drinking water went into effect in New Jersey on April 1,
2016. Click here for the USEPA Quick Reference Guide.
For information about Food Pathogen
Testing, including E. coli O157:H7, Salmonella & Listeria click here.
Garden State Labs is certified for lead in drinking
school drinking water has become a major issue since its detection in Flint,
Michigan & Newark schools. Click here to go to our
Lead in Drinking Water - Schools and Child Care Facilities webpage. This
webpage has important information including USEPA & NJDEP Guidance, NJ Dept of
Health Factsheets, NJ Dept. of Education Regulations & analytical costs:
For information on the USEPA
Aircraft Drinking Water Rule click here
or call toll free 800-273-8901
Who We Are:
Garden State Laboratories, Inc. is a certified independent
water, food and environmental testing laboratory. We analyze drinking water,
wastewater, sludges, biosolids, soils, solid wastes, hazardous wastes, monitoring
wells, food and dairy products for chemical, bacteriological and other microbiological
contaminants. In addition we test recreational bathing waters such as swimming
pools, whirlpools, hot tubs, lakes, and beaches for bacteria and chemicals.
We also help develop and implement HACCP plans for the food industry.
With 75 years of involvement in these fields, Garden
State Labs would like to share our experience, expertise and valuable
insight in these branches of environmental science, food science and public
health. This site will continue to expand as a resource for those interested
in finding up-to-date and hard-to-find information relating to methodologies,
regulations and testing capabilities in these fields.
Along with our Main Lab in
Hillside, New Jersey, we have the Jersey Shore Lab in Waretown, Ocean County, NJ. The Jersey Shore Lab has obtained NJDEP State Certification. There is also a
West Jersey Office in Glen Gardner, Hunterdon County and a North Jersey Office
in Sparta, Sussex County. Samples can be dropped off at any of these locations. Our offices are video-linked back to our main
lab for your convenience. We maintain a fleet of field
samplers to provide you with unparalleled sample pick up service. Click here for map.
We value your feedback and input. If you have suggestions, please feel free
to drop us a line and let us know how
we can improve this site or help you with your testing needs.
The Garden State Labs Main Lab in Hillside, NJ earned NELAP, now TNI, Accreditation in January 2001. This is the highest level of laboratory accreditation in
the United States. Garden State Labs is Certified in the States of New Jersey,
New York and Pennsylvania. Please see our Certifications
page for detailed information.
Quality Is No Accident
Mathew Klein, M.S., 1943
A Look At Our . . .
Facilities and Instrumentation
Our Corporate History
Sample Drop Off Locations (with map and
HACCP - Food Safety Programs & Related Links
New Jersey State and USEPA Federal Drinking Water Standards
Information about New Jersey's new Private
Well Testing Act, A1306
Recreational Bathing Water Testing Program for Swimming
Pools, Whirlpools, Lakes & Beaches
Information about drinking water testing on Aircraft
Microbial Source Tracking - Human
or Animal Fecal Contamination
Click here for the NJ State's Boil Water Advisory Factsheet.
Directions for the Disinfection of Drinking Water Wells
using Chlorine and other methods.
Here now!. . .
On-Line Resources For:
Environmental Regulations & Testing Requirements
The Latest on Food & Public Health Testing Issues
State and Federal Resources of Interest
The Science of Bacteriological and Chemical Testing
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The West Jersey Office in Glen Gardner,
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