GCA Labs becomes the first cannabis testing laboratory accredited to ISO 17025 Standards in the state of Missouri

A2LA accredits GCA Labs/GCA, Inc. to ISO/IEC 17025:2017

GCA Labs is pleased to announce being accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 in Chemical Field of Testing/Cannabis Testing. GCA Labs, based in Herculaneum, Missouri, is the first and only cannabis testing laboratory accredited to ISO 17025 Standards in the state of Missouri.

“GCA Labs/GCA Inc., is thrilled to be ISO/IEC 17025 accredited and meeting the highest level of standards set forth by A2LA. Having rigorously validated methods is one thing, obtaining a stamp of approval for the highest quality from an internationally recognized accrediting body is a great honor and sheer joy”, said Raza Khan, COO at GCA Labs. “We are the top-scoring licensee passing state’s commencement inspection and the team wanted to show our commitment to the highest standards of quality in ensuring Missouri patients’ Health & Safety. We therefore, chose A2LA as our Accreditation Body due to their reputation in the industry, their diverse clientele, stringent quality guidelines and the quality of their assessors. We want all of our stakeholders to know that at GCA; they are getting accurate, reliable and the best testing services with international quality and integrity standards. They can trust our processes are standardized and monitored to ensure quality and safety of the cannabis products to be consumed by the Missourians. Thank You A2LA!”

“We congratulate GCA Labs on becoming the first cannabis testing laboratory accredited in the states of Missouri. Their completion of this milestone through the A2LA accreditation process is a testament to their hard work and commitment to quality”, said Sarah Dorris, A2LA Accreditation Manager. “A2LA realizes the vital role that accreditation plays in the cannabis industry to support compliance with regulatory requirements, and we are thrilled to see that our service has been adopted in new states. We look forward to our continued relationship with each of these laboratories in the provision of their accreditation needs.”


About GCA Labs:
GCA Labs is a full-service state-of-the-art analytical and chemical testing lab in Missouri supporting the growing legal
cannabis industry by providing precise analyses on the safety and quality of cannabis plants and products. We maintain
excellence in the technical capabilities of our scientists and our teams are eager to build strong relationships, provide
unparalleled customer service and guaranteed turnaround times. For more information about GCA Labs, please visit:

About A2LA:
A2LA is a non-profit, non-governmental, third-party accreditation body, offering internationally-recognized
accreditation services and training to testing and calibration laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers,
reference material producers and product certifiers. For more information about A2LA, please visit: http://A2LA.org