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MET 05/2021 - Metals in natural water


Proftest SYKE will organize a proficiency test for the analysis of metals and mercury in natural waters. The measurands for the synthetic sample and drinking water as well as natural water samples are: Al, As, B, Ba, Ca, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Hg, K, Mg, Mn, Mo, Na, Ni, Pb, Sb, Se, Ti, V, and Zn.The purpose of this proficiency test is to ensure the comparability and accuracy of the results of the participants. Depending on the measurement, about 10 – 30 laboratories are expected to participate in this proficiency test.

The organizing of this proficiency test is included in the accreditation scope (www.finas.fi/sites/en).

Registration deadline is on 12 February 2021.
Registration is done via the electronic client interface, ProftestWEB: https://wwwp5.ymparisto.fi/Labtest/en. If there are problems when using ProftestWEB or you need username and password, please contact proftest@syke.fi.

Sample delivery date is on 20 April 2021.
The final report for the proficiency test will be published in September 2021.


MET 05-2021 Infoletter_en.pdf




Published 2021-02-24 at 13:17, updated 2021-02-24 at 13:17