[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 97 (Monday, May 20, 2013)]
[Notices]
[Pages 29377-29378]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-11849]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Accreditation and Approval of Columbia Inspection, Inc., as a 
Commercial Gauger and Laboratory

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of Columbia Inspection, 
Inc., as a commercial gauger and laboratory.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that 
Columbia Inspection, Inc., has been approved to gauge and accredited to 
test petroleum and petroleum products, organic chemicals and vegetable 
oils for

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customs purposes for the next three years as of May 16, 2012.

DATES: Effective Dates: The accreditation and approval of Columbia 
Inspection, Inc., as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective 
on May 16, 2012. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled 
for May 2015.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited 
Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services, U.S. 
Customs and Border Protection, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 
1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202-344-1060.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 
151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that Columbia Inspection, Inc., 797 West 
Channel Street, San Pedro, CA 90731, has been approved to gauge and 
accredited to test petroleum and petroleum products, organic chemicals 
and vegetable oils for customs purposes, in accordance with the 
provisions of 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13. Anyone wishing to employ 
this entity to conduct laboratory analyses and gauger services should 
request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is 
accredited or approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to 
conduct the specific test or gauger service requested. Alternatively, 
inquiries regarding the specific test or gauger service this entity is 
accredited or approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs 
and Border Protection by calling (202) 344-1060. The inquiry may also 
be sent to cbp.labhq@dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed 
below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited 
laboratories. http://cbp.gov/linkhandler/cgov/trade/basic_trade/labs_scientific_svcs/commercial_gaugers/gaulist.ctt/gaulist.pdf.

    Dated: May 3, 2013.
Ira S. Reese,
Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services.
[FR Doc. 2013-11849 Filed 5-17-13; 8:45 am]
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