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Tritium in Water

EPTIS factsheet 128753 | Last revision 2021-03-17 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts128753 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts128753

PT provider
PT provider Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde (BfG) Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde (BfG)
Based in Germany
Language(s) german, english
Product groups Water
Testing fields Nuclear and radioactivity
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Water (spiked) Tritium concentration (Bq/l) Liquid scintillation counting (LSC)
Surface water Tritium concentration (Bq/l) Liquid scintillation counting (LSC)
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards Measuring Procedures for the Monitoring of Radioactivity in the Environment and the Measurement of Radioactive Emissions from Nuclear Power Plants, Federal Ministery of the Environment; Published by Gustav-Fischer -Verlag, Stuttgart,1992 Recommendations to the Monitoring of the Ambiental Radioactivity, Loose-leaf Collection of the Working Group Environmental Monitoring in the Professional Association of Radiation Protection, Section (July 1995)
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 70
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by Gesetzliche Aufgabe im Rahmen des Strahlenschutzgesetzes (StrlSchG)
Fees and frequency
Participation fee At the time being free of charge
Regularly operated Yes (Every 2 years)
Year of first operation 1983
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde (BfG)
P.O.Box 200253
56002 Koblenz

Phone: +49-261-13060
Fax: +49-261-13065302
Web: http://www.bafg.de http://www.bafg.de
Dr. Axel Schmidt
Phone: +49-261-13065443
Fax: +49-261-13065302
Email: axel.schmidt@bafg.de axel.schmidt@bafg.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