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Major Ions & Nutrients in Surface Waters

EPTIS factsheet 123912 | Last revision 2015-06-16 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts123912 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts123912

PT provider
PT provider Environment Canada Proficiency Testing Program for Inorganic Environmental Substances Environment Canada Proficiency Testing Program for Inorganic Environmental Substances
Based in Canada
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Water
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Water, surface Boron Routine methods of participants
Calcium Routine methods of participants
Magnesium Routine methods of participants
Potassium Routine methods of participants
Sodium Routine methods of participants
Chloride Routine methods of participants
Fluoride Routine methods of participants
Conductivity Routine methods of participants
Colour Routine methods of participants
Hardness Routine methods of participants
Nitrogen, total Routine methods of participants
Alkalinity Routine methods of participants
Sulfate Routine methods of participants
Silica Routine methods of participants
Ammonia Routine methods of participants
Turbidity Routine methods of participants
Inorganic carbon, dissolved Routine methods of participants
Organic carbon, dissolved Routine methods of participants
Nitrate + nitrite Routine methods of participants
Nitrogen, Kjeldahl Routine methods of participants
pH Routine methods of participants
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims characterisation of reference materials
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Standards Council of Canada on the basis of CAN-P-1953, CAN-P-43, ILAC G-13

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee $ 500 CAD plus shipping. Discounts for participation in other EC schemes.
Regularly operated Yes (2 rounds per year)
Year of first operation 1994
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Environment Canada Proficiency Testing Program for Inorganic Environmental Substances
Canada Centre for Inland Waters, 867 Lakeshore Rd.
L7S 1A1 Burlington, ON Canada
Canada

Phone: +905-336-6299
Fax: +905-336-8914
Jayne Simser
Phone: +905-336-6299
Fax: +905-336-8914
Email: jayne.simser@ec.gc.ca jayne.simser@ec.gc.ca
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Canada, Ms Cristina Draghici. Ms Cristina Draghici.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21