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Proficiency Testing in Products Subject to Health Surveillance System

[Ensaio de Proficiência em Produtos Sujeitos ao Regime de Vigilância Sanitária]

EPTIS factsheet 127934 | Last revision 2022-04-27 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts127934 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts127934

PT provider
PT provider Instituto Nacional de Controle da Qualidade em Saúde - INCQS / FIOCRUZ Instituto Nacional de Controle da Qualidade em Saúde - INCQS / FIOCRUZ
Based in Brazil
Language(s) Portuguese, English and Spanish
Product groups Food and drink
Pharmaceutical products, drugs
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Vegetables Pesticides Multiresidue screening of pesticides
Milk Veterinary drugs Detection and quantification
Food Microbiology Salmonella spp detection
Escherichia coli enumeration
Coagulase positive Staphylococcus count
Bacillus cereus count
Micotoxins Detection and quantification
Drugs Active ingredient content -
Dissolution -
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards International Harmonised Protocol for PT of (chemical) Analytical laboratories ISO 13528 ISO Guide 35
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants Microbiology - 50; Others - 30
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Coordenação Geral de Acreditação do Inmetro - Cgcre on the basis of ABNT NBR ISO/IEC 17043 for pesticides and micotoxins for part of the parameters

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee US 200,00
Regularly operated Yes (once a year)
Year of first operation 2002
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Instituto Nacional de Controle da Qualidade em Saúde - INCQS / FIOCRUZ
Av. Brasil 4365, Manguinhos
21040-900 Rio de Janeiro - RJ

Phone: +55-21-3865 5127
Fax: +55-21-2290 0915
Web: http://www.incqs.fiocruz.br/ep http://www.incqs.fiocruz.br/ep
Marcus Henrique Campino de La Cruz
Phone: +55-213865 5127
Fax: +55-21-2290 0915
Email: ensaio.proficiencia@incqs.fiocruz.br ensaio.proficiencia@incqs.fiocruz.br
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Brazil, Mr José Ricardo Bardellini da Silva. Mr José Ricardo Bardellini da Silva.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.22