The AIHA Laboratory Accreditation Programs (AIHA-LAP), LLC officially celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) October 20-29.  The agreement, which officially endorses and recognizes AIHA-LAP, LLC as an equivalent global laboratory accreditation body, was signed by AIHA LAP Director Cheryl Morton and ILAC President, Daniel Pierre.

ILAC is an international cooperation of laboratory and inspection accreditation bodies formed to help remove technical barriers to trade. The ILAC MRA is signed by accreditation bodies that have been evaluated by ILAC peers and deemed competent and equivalent.