Environmental risk assessment is the process used by EPA and many other regulatory agencies to characterize the nature and magnitude of health risks to humans (e.g., residents, workers, recreational visitors) and ecological receptors (e.g., birds, mammals, fish, plants) from chemical contaminants that may be present in the environment at a site. This information is used [...]
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AQS Lab Data is a cloud-based laboratory data manager. This simple-to-use application allows users to import, store, chart and review laboratory data and quality assurance results. Use Lab Data to get the very most out of your valuable sample data.
AQS has experience providing cost-effective environmental management support for various US Department of Defense (DoD) facilities and installations. Our expertise includes environmental compliance, environmental restoration, environmental sampling and other related services. Working with local, state and federal regulations and regulators, we are highly effective at providing workable solutions to our customers' complex and unique compliance situations. [...]
Tom is Director of Information Technology at AQS. This includes internal networking systems as well as customer-driven software and database application development. He has an extensive background in software development for desktop, web-based and mobile applications. Tom is a former consultant and developer for Oracle and PeopleSoft Corporations.
Laboratory testing can be the most expensive part of an environmental project. Ensuring data quality is relatively easy and protects this significant investment of time (planning, sampling, processing) and money (laboratory testing). Plan Ahead It’s been said to always “begin with the end in mind.” For environmental projects this is usually in the form of [...]
LabDirector is a cloud-based quality management system. It's an an innovative and powerful solution for tracking and maintaining your company’s ongoing quality, safety and compliance requirements. Never miss another deadline or requirement – you’ll be better prepared than ever for your next audit or inspection. Lab Director helps bring the team together to make plans, delegate [...]
For many, an environmental laboratory is a black box - samples go in, and numbers come out. But there are some basic questions that each data user should ask. Is My Sample Representative of the Site? Did the Laboratory Use a Representative Sub-Sample? Is the Data Subject to Any Errors or Bias? Obtaining reliable [...]
Paige Walton, PG, CHMM is a senior scientist with AQS. Her background is in geology with over 20 years of regulatory support experience. She specializes in providing and reviewing human health and ecological risk assessments for environmental projects. Environmental risk assessment is the process used by EPA and many other regulatory agencies to characterize the [...]
AQS has developed and implemented a customized hazardous waste tracking system for use at US Army Dugway Proving Ground and other facilities. The software allows users to easily track hazardous waste from cradle to grave – down to individual storage areas and containers. HW-Manager allows our customer to safely and efficiently accumulate, transport and dispose [...]