Lab Operations Committee

Reports to: Technical and Standards Council

Mission: The Laboratory Operations Committee is dedicated to the promotion of the exchange of scientific, educational, regulatory, and technical information within the water supply laboratory and laboratory associated community. The Committee provides a forum for general as well as technical discussions focused on local, regional, and national laboratory issues and concerns. The Laboratory Operations Committee strives to continue to work closely with the Connecticut Department of Health (DPH) by providing review and comment on proposed regulations and whenever possible participating in the development of new regulations. 

Responsibilities: Provide information to water utility and environmental laboratories pertaining to Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) testing requirements, analytical methods and new or revised regulations. 

List of State Certified Laboratories 

Laboratory Operations Committee Annual Report

Gary Alexander, Co-Chair
Regional Water Authority
Phone: (203) 401-2764
Email: [email protected]
David D'Onofrio, Co-Chair
Connecticut Water Company
Phone: (860) 664-6142
Email: [email protected]
Rae Van Egas
Waterbury Bureau of Water
Fax: (860) 283-4584
Email: [email protected]
Mark Pantages
Manchester Water and Sewer
Phone: (860) 647-3217
Email: [email protected]
Brian Edge
South Norwalk Electric & Water
Phone: (203) 762-7884 Ext. 4304
Email: [email protected]
Bob Rostkowski
The Metropolitan District
Phone: (860) 278-7850 ext. 3517
Email: [email protected]

Phil Schlossberg
DPH Laboratory Certification
Phone: (860) 509-7387
Email: [email protected]

Dermot Jones
DPH Laboratory Certification
Phone: (860) 509-7388
Email: [email protected]
Khalil Ghassemzadeh
Aquarion Water Company
Phone: (203) 445-7346
Email: [email protected]
Steve Dietrich
Groton Utilities
Phone: (860) 446-4080
Email: [email protected]