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EPTIS factsheet 132459 | Last revision 2015-04-21 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts132459 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts132459

PT provider
PT provider Health and Safety Laboratory Health and Safety Laboratory
Based in United Kingdom
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Building and construction
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Bulk materials Asbestos minerals, regulated Microscopy, optical
XRD
SEM/EDX
TEM/EDX
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by UKAS on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043

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 1997
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
Fax:
Web: http://www.hsl.gov.uk/proficiency-testing-schemes http://www.hsl.gov.uk/proficiency-testing-schemes
PT Administrator
Phone: +44 (0)1298 218553
Fax:
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.
Application version: 1.21