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Natural and artificial radioactivity

[Natürliche und künstliche Radioaktivität]

EPTIS factsheet 128711 | Last revision 2023-04-13 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts128711 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts128711

PT provider
PT provider Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz
Based in Germany
Language(s) German
Remarks For further information please see www.bmub.bund.de/P3487/ (website in German, no translation available).
Product groups Water
Testing fields Nuclear and radioactivity
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Water with known radioactive content Radioactive substances (content) Spectrometry, beta-
Spectrometry, alpha-
Alpha-measuring, total
Spectrometry, gamma-
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Open to public and private laboratories worldwide
Linked to specific legislation / standards Richtlinie zur Überwachung der Radioaktivität in der Umwelt nach dem Strahlenschutzvorsorgegesetz
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 50-100
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Periodically reviewed by the National Metrology Institute of Germany (PTB)

Operation is commissioned / requested by The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Free of charge for participants in the frame of IMIS, otherwise a fee applies that depends on the test item of the particular PT round.
Regularly operated Yes (Once a year)
Year of first operation 1974
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz
Köpenicker Allee 120-130
10318 Berlin

Phone: +49-30-18333-0
Fax: +49-30-18333-1885
Web: http://www.bfs.de http://www.bfs.de
Dr. Clemens Scholtysik
Phone: +49-30-18333-4320
Fax: +49-30-18333-4315
Email: cscholtysik@bfs.de cscholtysik@bfs.de
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Germany, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5