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EPTIS factsheet 134054 | Last revision 2016-12-02 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts134054 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts134054

PT provider
PT provider LGC Ltd LGC Ltd
Based in United Kingdom
Product groups Water
Testing fields Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Suspensions Cryptosporidium oocysts, number of Optical microscopy
Preparation of slide from suspension
Slides, fixed and stained Cryptosporidium oocysts, number of Optical microscopy
Filters, spiked Cryptosporidium oocysts, number of Optical microscopy
Processing of filters and preparation of slides
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
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 Defra, Drinking Water Inspectorate
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Price depends on number of materials taken and frequency of performance
Regularly operated Yes (12 times per year)
Year of first operation 2000
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Queens Road
TW11 0LY Teddington, Middlesex
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 20 8943 7000
Fax: +44 20 8943 1050
Web: http://www.lgcgroup.com http://www.lgcgroup.com
Ms Hayley Forbes
Phone: +44 20 8943 7437
Fax: +44 20 8943 1050
Email: crypts@lgcgroup.com crypts@lgcgroup.com
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