Plant Industries

Serving the citizens of Arkansas and the agricultural and business communities by providing information and unbiased enforcement of laws and regulations set by the Arkansas State Plant Board

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Arkansas Bureau of Standards Contact Information

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Division Director: Nikhil Soman

Petroleum Quality

Chemist Supervisor: Wilford Jones       Phone: 501-570-1151

Teresa Dillard 
Daniel Greene 
Fred Harris 
Ron Phillips 

State Mass and Volume Laboratory

Supervisor: Dr. Russ Summers       Phone: 501-225-1598    

Houston Naugher
Eva Ramirez

Agriculture Program Coordinator: Randy Burns  

Weights and Measures

Weights and Measures Supervisor: Tim Chesser       Phone: 501-570-1154  

Tammy Beck
Michelle Cooper
Stan Cottrell
Lowell French                
Gary King
Shelby Mross
Brad Newberry
Jack Newberry
Richard Slater
Brian Terry
Tony Winsor
Larry Wornock

Service Agency Compliance, Large Scale, or High Capacity Meters

Special Testing Supervisor: Tim Chesser       Phone: 501-570-1154    

Brad Avery
Gary Howard
Mike Jones

Office of Administration (Accounting and Personnel)

Administrative Specialist III: Sheila Carter       Phone: 501-570-1157  

Administrative Specialist II: Cindy Milstead   Phone: 501-570-1158

Supporting, Protecting, and Growing Arkansas Agriculture and Forestry
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1 Natural Resources Dr.
Little Rock, AR
(501) 225-1598