Import Permit For Foreign Soils

The Agricultural Analysis Laboratory of UQAT has an import permit for foreign soils. Thus, it is possible to analyze samples from outside the country. Additional charges apply.

Import permit for foreign soils:

ISO Certification In Progress

The process for obtaining ISO 17025 certification (an international standard specifying general requirements for the competence of calibration and testing laboratories) is underway with the Canadian accreditation body CALA.

The lab is PAP certified by NAPT for Quebec soil fertility testing (pH, SMP (lime requirements), LOI, metals). Steps have also been taken to obtain accreditation from NFTA and OMAFRA.

North American Proficiency Testing (NAPT)

National Forage Testing Association (NFTA)

Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA)