Constable Laboratory

Photos from the Field: Ground broken for new NCDA lab facility

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services provides testing for everything from food and cosmetics to seed and fertilizer. Most of the tests are conducted at the department’s Constable Laboratory near the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. The building, is named after former State Chemist Dr. E. W. Constable. Originally, these services were housed in […]

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ISO 17025: A rare accomplishment x 2

Earlier this year, the NCDA&CS Constable Laboratory in Raleigh became ISO 17025 certified in both chemical and biological testing. Four years of hard work culminated in a ceremony for lab workers last week at the N.C. Museum of Art. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler, Chief Deputy Commissioner David Smith, Assistant Commissioner Howard Isley, Food and Drug […]

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