ANRA Environmental Laboratory

ANRA's Environmental Laboratory is located at 210 East Lufkin Avenue in downtown Lufkin, Texas. The environmental laboratory operations include the sample collection and analyses of environmental samples such as municipal and industrial wastewater, lake and stream water quality, solid waste, and the microbiological analyses of potable drinking water samples.

ANRA's Laboratory provides environmental testing services to over 130 clients from throughout the East Texas area. Laboratory clients include numerous municipalities, industries, government agencies, water supply districts, and private individuals. The laboratory also provides analytical services for other ANRA programs which includes the Texas Clean Rivers Program, Sam Rayburn Reservoir Water Quality Program, Neches Composting Facility, North Angelina County Regional Wastewater Facility, Holmwood Utilities, and ANRA contract operated utilities.

ANRA's Environmental Laboratory is NELAP-accredited by the State of Texas (through the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality) to perform chemical and microbiological analyses of surface water, wastewater, and drinking water samples. The laboratory conducts routine testing of drinking water samples for numerous municipalities, public utilities, water supply districts, construction companies, bottled water manufacturers, and private well customers. On average, the ANRA laboratory analyzes approximately 400 drinking water samples in a month.

It is the mission of ANRA's Laboratory to produce scientifically valid and defensible data for its clients. The laboratory complies with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), and Texas Department of Health laboratory guidelines. The laboratory is a participant and in good standing with TCEQ proficiency testing and the EPA Discharge Monitoring Report Quality Assurance studies.

Sample collection and pick up services are also available and can be arranged through the laboratory. If you need environmental testing services please contact the ANRA Laboratory at (936) 633-7550 or e-mail info@anra.org.