Hilton Head PSD Water Quality Lab Recognized as Laboratory of Excellence

Staff Report From Low Country CEO

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Hilton Head Public Service District’s (PSD) water quality laboratory has once again been recognized as a Laboratory of Excellence as part of its annual certification by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC). The independent agency that conducts DHEC’s certification recognized the PSD lab “achieving 100% acceptable data” in a group of nearly 650 participating labs, according to a statement from the independent agency. “This achievement is a demonstration of the superior quality of the laboratory,” according to the statement. The PSD water quality lab conducts thousands of tests annually on the quality of our tap water and treated recycled wastewater. The lab is led by PSD water quality chemists Scott Moffatt and Lee Barnard.