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Microbiological Drinking water Scheme

[Mikrobiologisk kompetensprövning Dricksvatten]

EPTIS factsheet 132097 | Last revision 2021-05-06 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts132097 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts132097

PT provider
PT provider Swedish Food Agency Swedish Food Agency
Based in Sweden
Language(s) English, Swedish
Remarks Performance is based the laboratory result in the PT round.
Keywords
Product groups Food and drink
Water
Testing fields Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Freeze-dried microorganisms Coliforms (quantitative) Membrane filtration
Rapid method with MPN-quanitification
E. coli (quantitative) Membrane filtration
Rapid method with MPN-quanitification
Intestinal enterococci (quantitative) Membrane filtration
Pseudomonas aeruginosa (quantitative) Membrane filtration
Clostridium perfringens (quantitative) Membrane filtration
Molds and yeasts (quantitative) Membrane filtration
Culturable microorganisms, 3 days @ 22 °C (quantitative) Pour plate method
Culturable microorganisms, 3 days @ 36 °C (quantitative) Pour plate method
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Any laboratory that uses suitable microbiological methods.
Linked to specific legislation / standards No
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 80-100
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by SWEDAC on the basis of SS-EN ISO IEC 17043:2010

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Ca. 550 Euro
Regularly operated Yes (2 times per year (2-4 test items/round))
Year of first operation 1992
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Swedish Food Agency
P.O.Box 622
751 26 Uppsala
Sweden

Phone: +46 18 175500
Fax:
Web: https://www2.slv.se/absint https://www2.slv.se/absint
Dr. Tommy Slapokas
Phone: +46 18 175669
Fax:
Email: pt-micro@slv.se pt-micro@slv.se
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Sweden, Mr Bertil Magnusson. Mr Bertil Magnusson.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21