Region 8

QA Reference Document Library



Agency Field Operation Guidelines

Data Quality Objectives (DQOs) and Conceptual Site Model (CSM)

Quality Assurance Tools

QA For Contracts


Regulatory Documents

The new EPA Quality Program Policy for Agency products and services

Policy and Program Requirements for the Mandatory Agency-wide Quality System, May 2000

Relevant Federal Regulations for QA Requirements--for the full text for each of the CFR documents Click Here

  • 48 CFR 46-- Allows Federal Agencies to select a national consensus standard as a basis for their quality specifications.
  • 40 CRF 30-- Grantee/cooperative agreement holder must comply with the American National Standard
  • 40 CFR 31-- Requires grantee/cooperative agreement holder to develop and implement quality assurance practices to produce data of adequate quality to meet project objectives
  • 40 CFR 35-- Requires grantee/cooperative agreement holder to comply with 40 CFR 31
  • Other Relevant Federal Regulations