Vermont Agriculture and Environmental Laboratory (VAEL)

Administration of the former Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC) Environmental Laboratory has been moved to the Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets and it is now called the Vermont Agriculture and Environmental Laboratory (VAEL).  The lab is located in Burlington, Vermont on the University of Vermont Campus. VAEL provides high quality analytical support to divisions in the DEC, other departments in the Agency of Natural Resources and state government as well as other publicly funded environmental management and protection programs.

Laboratory Accreditation Information

Laboratory Contacts


Agency of Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Conservation

Main Building - 2nd Floor
One National Life Drive
Montpelier, VT 05620-3520

Emily Boedecker, Commissioner