First Division is responsible for：
●Administrative planning of technology exchanges .
●Accreditation, management and support of public and private environmental analysis laboratories .
●Development and implementation of quality assurance and quality control programs .
●Establishment of standard methods .
●Information administration and planning .
●Establishment of standard environmental methods .
●Grant accreditation to environmental analysis laboratories .
●Implementation of environmental data quality assurance .
●Automation of laboratory procedures .
- Environmental Analysis Laboratory