Welcome to the State of California 

Food and Drug Laboratory Branch

Abused Substances Analysis Section (ASAS)
 

E-MAIL: Clay.Larson@cdph.ca.gov

CLIENTS:

  • Forensic Alcohol Laboratories
  • The Court System
  • Methadone Drug Analysis Laboratories
  • Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs
  • Narcotic Treatment Programs

PROGRAMS:

Forensic Alcohol Laboratory Program
Regulates laboratories determining blood alcohol levels for the enforcement of drunk driving laws and approves breath alcohol testing procedures used by law enforcement in the State in order to ensure the competence of this testing.
 
Methadone Drug Analysis Laboratory Program
Licenses and regulates laboratories providing urine drug screening services to the narcotic treatment programs in the State in order to ensure the competency of these laboratories.

ANALYSES PERFORMED:

  • Blood alcohol analysis
  • Urine drugs of abuse analysis
Organization
 
 
Last modified on: 11/5/2008 11:31 PM