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QMEQAS (Quebec Multielement External Quality Assessment Scheme)

EPTIS factsheet 125289 | Last revision 2019-05-28 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts125289 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts125289

PT provider
PT provider Centre de Toxicologie du Québec - INSPQ Centre de Toxicologie du Québec - INSPQ
Based in Canada
Language(s) English, French
Product groups Human test material
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Medical analysis
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Human blood serum Content of heavy metals ICP-MS
Human Urine Content of heavy metals ICP-MS
Human blood Content of heavy metals ICP-MS
Human hair Content of heavy metals ICP-MS
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 90
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Standards Council of Canada on the basis of

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Administration fee US$120 + US$280 for all PTMs + shipping cost and applicable taxes
Regularly operated Yes (3 annual rounds)
Year of first operation 1996
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Centre de Toxicologie du Québec - INSPQ
945, ave Wolfe
G1V 5B3 Québec, Qc

Phone: +418-650-5115 ext 4254
Fax: +418-654-2148
Web: http://www.inspq.qc.ca/ctq http://www.inspq.qc.ca/ctq
M. David Bisson
Phone: +418-650-5115 ext 4649
Fax: +418-654-2148
Email: david.bisson@inspq.qc.ca david.bisson@inspq.qc.ca
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Canada, Mr Vivekananthan Kulasingham . Mr Vivekananthan Kulasingham .
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5