Our Certifications

We are steadfast in our commitment to keep up to date with the most currently recognized industry guidelines, standards, approved methodologies, required certifications and training. This sets our staff apart as the some of the most competent professionals in this industry. Our personnel maintain multiple certifications, licenses and affiliations. While these qualifications are not required for every project, our customers can rest assured that our quality system meets or exceeds very stringent industry requirements.
 

Absolute Resource Associates has attained DoD ELAP and ISO/IEC 17025 accreditations, as well as certification with the US Small Business Administration (SBA) as a participant in the 8(a) Business Development Program and a certified small disadvantaged business (SDB).
 

ARA has also been recognized by the Department of Transportation (DOT) as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) in New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont. ARA has also been identified by the Massachusetts State Diversity Office, formerly SOWMBA (MA SDO) as WBE and DBE. These and other programs have positioned us well for continued growth into new areas.


For your reference, the following are some codes, designations and certifications that Absolute Resource Associates maintains:

 

Business Certifications
SBA Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) 
SBA Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB)
SBA 8(a) Firm: Effective 11/08
SBA SDB (Small Disadvantaged Business)
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

Massachusetts Supplier Diversity Office Certification (MA SDO) WBE

 
Laboratory Certifications

  • Department of Defense Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program:   DoD/ELAP
  • New Hampshire Environmental Laboratory Approval Program:   NELAC/NELAP/TNI Certificate #1732
  • State of Maine Laboratory Certification Program:  Certificate #2006033
  • State of Vermont Department of Health:  Certificate # VT173204
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection M-NH902
  • New York Department of Health Lab ID 12001 
  • Rhode Island Department of Health Certification 173213
  • Army Corps of Engineers New England, Laboratory QAPP Approved (RIM)
  • National Lead Laboratory Accreditation Program (EPA-NLLAP)
  • Asbestos in Air Analysis Certification PCM NIOSH 7400 A Rules
  • International Organization for Standardization ISO / IEC 17025

 

Air Quality Certifications
Board Certified American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC)
Certified Microbial Consultant                            
Certified Indoor Environmental Consultant                    
Certified Environmental Thermography Consultant                
Certified Indoor Environmentalist                       
Certified Microbial Investigator

Matrices Investigated
Environmental Samples, Drinking Water, Waste Water, Soils, Sediments, Sludge, Cement, Construction Debris, Hazardous Waste, Storm Water, Tissue, Air, Filters, Wipes, Building Materials, Paint, Bulk Material, Dust, Particles and more!

Methods
USEPA SW 846, US EPA 600 Series, US EPA 500 Series, Standard Methods, ASTM, NIOSH, and other industry recognized standards and guidelines.

Indoor Air Capabilities
Occupant Consultations, Asbestos Inspections, Mold Inspections, Indoor Air Quality Investigations, Air and Surface Sample Collection and Analysis, Water Damage and Water Source Identification, Remediation Planning, Follow Up & Clearance Testing, Building Envelope/Siding Failure Inspections, Moisture Surveys, LEAD XRF Surveys, HVAC Performance, Insulation Checks, Infrared Imaging, Asbestos Abatement, Services to the Healthcare Industry, Facility Evaluations for Health & Safety and more!

Asbestos Licenses
Asbestos Inspector
Asbestos Consultant
Asbestos Monitor
Asbestos Analyst

Asbestos Supervisor

Asbestos Abatement Contractor


NAICS Codes
541380-Testing Laboratories                        
541620-Environmental Consulting Services                         
541690-Other Scientific & Technical Consulting                
561210-Facilities Support                        
541710-R&D Physical, Engineering, Life Sciences            
562910- Remediation Services                         
562112- Hazardous Waste Collection                    
541350- Building Inspection Services                    
562998- Other Waste Management Services

Product Service Codes
B502 Study/Air, Quality
B504 Study/Chemical-Bio
B510 Study/Environmental
B532 Study/Soils
B533 Study/Water, Quality
H999 Misc Test & Inspect
Q999 Other Medical Svcs
R799 Other Management


SIC  Codes
8734- Testing Laboratories
8748- Business Consulting, NEC
8999- Miscellaneous Services
R799- Other Management
 
Duns Number
868348293


Cage Code
3VNB6

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