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EPTIS factsheet 131369 | Last revision 2013-05-28 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts131369 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts131369

PT provider
PT provider Health and Safety Laboratory Health and Safety Laboratory
Based in United Kingdom
Product groups Air
Testing fields
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Asbestos fibres Respirable fibre concentration Microscopy, optical
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards 83/477/EEC
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by UK Health and Safety Executive
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Contact provider for current price
Regularly operated Yes (3 times per year)
Year of first operation 1982
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Health and Safety Laboratory
Harpur Hill
SK17 9JN Buxton, Derbyshire
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1298 218553
Web: http://www.hsl.gov.uk/proficiency-testing-schemes http://www.hsl.gov.uk/proficiency-testing-schemes
PT Administrator
Phone: +44 (0)1298 218553
Email: proficiency.testing@hsl.gsi.gov.uk proficiency.testing@hsl.gsi.gov.uk
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
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