Pace Executive Speaks at Briefing in Washington, D.C.

Pace Analytical was proud to have VP/COO Judy Morgan speak at a congressional briefing in Washington, D.C. last week.

Washington, D.C.- Pace Vice President and Chief Compliance/Training Officer Judith Morgan spoke at a congressional briefing on protected public health, safety, and the environment on July 18 th , 2018. This briefing was hosted by the American Council of Independent Laboratories which is an is an association representing independent commercial scientific and engineering firms with over 1,000 facilities across the U.S. engaged in testing, product certification, consulting, and research and development to enhance public health and safety. Topics addressed were:

  • Preserving and Protecting the Nation’s Food Supply and Safety
    • Preventing E.coli. Contaminated Romaine Lettuce
    • Olive Oil Authenticity – Detecting Fraud and Protecting Purity in our Food Supply
    • Protecting Human Health – Reducing Arsenic Levels in Rice-Based Foods
  • Advancing Green Chemistry and New Technology at EPA
  • Supporting Adequate Supplies of Critical Medicines
  • Protecting our Drinking Water Supply and Tracking Unregulated Contaminants

Judith, who also acts as the ACIL Environmental Sciences Section Chair opened the briefing with an overview of the ACIL and then separate sections on conformity assessment, construction materials engineering and testing, food sciences, and environmental sciences.