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EPA Inter Calibration Scheme

EPTIS factsheet 133172 | Last revision 2019-04-18 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts133172 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts133172

PT provider
PT provider Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Based in Ireland
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Water
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Environmental protection
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Water Conductivity (20°C) Standard Methodology
PH Standard Methodology
Aluminium Standard Methodology
Sulphate Standard Methodology
Chloride Standard Methodology
Potassium Standard Methodology
Sodium Standard Methodology
Fluoride Standard Methodology
Total Hardness Standard Methodology
Calcium Standard Methodology
Magnesium Standard Methodology
Alkalinity Standard Methodology
Suspended Solids Standard Methodology
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) Standard Methodology
Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) Standard Methodology
Trace Metals Standard Methodology
Nitrate Standard Methodology
Phosphate Standard Methodology
Ammonium Standard Methodology
Total Nitrogen Standard Methodology
Total Phosphorus Standard Methodology
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Analytical laboratories
Linked to specific legislation / standards EPA Act 1992, Section 66 - Ireland.
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 150
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by Environmental Protection Agency
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Varies depended on number of sample categories
Regularly operated Yes (up to 5 times per year)
Year of first operation 1993
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Richview, Clonskeagh Road
Dublin 14, D14 YR62
Ireland

Phone: +353 1 2680100
Fax:
Web: http://www.epa.ie http://www.epa.ie
Ms. Eimear McKenna
Phone: +353 1 2680100
Fax:
Email: intercal@epa.ie intercal@epa.ie
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Ireland, Mr Paul Hetherington. Mr Paul Hetherington.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21