The mission of the Environmental Health Laboratory (EHL) is to provide analytical and technical information in support of state and national Environmental health programs. Such programs include but are not limited to those associated with the surveillance of: air, food, seafood, soil, water, and zoonotic diseases from domestic and wild animals.

Laboratory Services conducts chemical and microbiological sampling of food, water, and soils and certifies commercial and municipal laboratories to conduct analyses of drinking water and accredits commercial laboratories to conduct analyses including soil remediation in conjunction with the Contaminated Sites Program.


Picture of Lab Chief Patryce D. McKinney
Chief, EH Lab:
Patryce D. McKinney
(907) 375-8200



Notices and Alerts

Modified Sample Schedule Week of November 21 - November 25

Updated Lead & Copper Instructions (6/2016)