COLA, Inc. is a physician-directed organization* whose purpose is to promote health and safety through accreditation and educational programs. For more than thirty years, COLA has accredited clinical laboratories to ensure compliance with complex federal and state regulations. Through our ISO 17025 accreditation program, cannabis laboratories can now benefit from COLA’s streamlined accreditation process, knowledge of regulatory expectations and extensive expertise in analytical and microbiology laboratories. With our mission to promote health and safety as the driving force of everything we do, COLA is a unique voice in the cannabis laboratory accreditation market.
*COLA’s Board of Directors are appointed by the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the American College of Physicians (ACP).