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Wet Lab

The Chemistry Department supports:

Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Foods and Markets (VAAFM) in areas of Watershed Monitoring, Air Pollution Control, Pesticides, Waste Management, and Consumer Protection.

Inorganic Chemistry

Metals Center, Nutrients, Automated and Non-Automated Chemistry


  • Analysis of airborne metals
  • Water quality
  • Verification of Meat, Feed and Fertilizer compositions

Metals lab

Organic Chemistry

Volatiles and Semi-volatiles


  • Vermont Air Quality Monitoring Stations
  • Pesticides in surface waters, wells
  • Pesticide use enforcement cases
  • Contracted pesticide residual testing

Air toxics lab