Identification

Name

Environmental Response Laboratory Network

Short name

ERLN

Status

Active

Category

Collective

Organizations
(1) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2014-07-08 22:07:06+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:23:56.903644+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The ERLN is a national network of laboratories that can be ramped up as needed to support large scale environmental responses by providing consistent analytical capabilities, capacities, and quality data in a systematic, coordinated response. The Environmental Protection Agency established the ERLN to assist in addressing chemical, biological, and radiological threats during nationally significant incidents.

Goals
(1) Consequence management
Year start

2009

URL https://www.epa.gov/emergency-response/environmental-response-laboratory-network
Related system
(1) Integrated Consortium of Laboratory Networks (ICLN)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) All States and Territories
Geography

No

Disease properties
(1) Select agents or toxins

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records