Founded in 1987, PAAEL is a non-profit association of Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection accredited environmental laboratories and related industry representatives. PAAEL has many activities and services that benefit both members and the environmental community:

Please browse these pages to learn more about PAAEL, our leadership and our activities. If you have any questions, we welcome hearing from you.

Membership Benefits

Seminars, meetings with presentations by Department of Environmental Protection and Water Supply Management personnel.

A newsletter with the latest information on industry news and regulatory changes.

Annual Conference, 2 days of training covering the topics of Quality Assurance, Laboratory Operations, Safety and Regulations.

Upcoming Events

PAAEL membership is open to commercial and municipal laboratories as well as the industries that serve these facilities.

Online Testing

PAAEL is pleased to provide the environmental community with a new online ethics course

Members Only

Links to the PAAEL newsletter and more!

Online Resources

Contains a variety of to links of laboratories, companies, environmental regulations and online publications.