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What does A2LA stand for?

A2LA stands for American Association for Laboratory Accreditation

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July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Devices, LLC, a leader in bioanalytical systems for drug discovery & development, life science research, and bioassay/test development, today announced that the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) has accredited the Laboratory Quality System under ISO/IEC 17025 for validation plate calibration and re-calibration processes.
Any lab that receives accreditation from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation, the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program, or the International Conference of Building Officials Evaluation Service will also be accredited by the SCC under the Bilateral Recognition Arrangement.
The American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) has signed a bilateral mutual recognition agreement with the European Cooperation for Accreditation (EA).
By offering a bundled accredited certification service for both markets, Intertek is not only helping manufacturers in North America to remain compliant with ever changing codes and laws, but this move is critical to supporting the rapidly expanding security market as it must keep up with customer demands, ensuring a more robust and higher-quality product for all end users; ultimately, this is changing the way the security market must do business and how manufacturers must have local access to an emerging global market as quickly as possible" The American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) recognizes Intertek's competence in electrical testing and has expanded the scope of accreditation for the Oakdale, MN laboratory in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025:2005.