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State Materials Laboratory
1655 S 2nd Ave
Tumwater, WA

Page maintained by:
Shannon Huber


The Business Division provides a vital support role for State Materials Lab and administrative support and guidance to six Region Materials Labs, including:

  • Cost Recoveryrate development, recovery monitoring and reporting, strategy and change implementation, billing and training in cost recovery
  • Accounting and Administrative :  budgeting, payables, receivables, payroll and purchasing
  • Laboratory Testing Equipment :  acquisition, inventory, replacement and disposal
  • Information Technology (IT): workstation, network, and software support; new technology implementation
  • State Materials Lab Library :  technical research, reference services, acquisition of publications, resource sharing, and general library functions
  • Facilities Management : building interiors and exteriors, fixtures, lab testing equipment, HVAC, grounds, vehicles, employee safety, and emergency response
  • Hazardous Waste Management : storage, inspection, disposal, record keeping and compliance management for environmental regulations