The National Science Laboratory (NSL) is a full service facility providing analytical testing and assisting producers in meeting international regulatory requirements, domestic purchase specifications, and imported product testing requirements. NSL offers a full range of food and fiber product testing, including nutritional labeling and complete chemical, biomolecular, and microbiological analyses.
The laboratory supports the USDA's commodity program areas with centralized scientific expertise. The professional staff of chemists, microbiologists, molecular biologists, laboratory technicians, and administrative and management staff have established a high level of quality assurance and concordance, while applying the latest analytical technology to a broad range of agricultural products. #