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CTS Plastics Program: Interlaboratory Programs

EPTIS factsheet 137792 | Last revision 2020-08-04 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts137792 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts137792

PT provider
PT provider Collaborative Testing Services Collaborative Testing Services
Based in United States
Language(s) English
Remarks Collaborative Testing Services (CTS) combines proven knowledge of interlaboratory testing with cutting edge tools to help you quickly and easily monitor your laboratory’s performance. We are committed to helping organizations achieve and maintain excellence in measurement quality. Contact us regarding your questions concerning testing materials and data analyses.
Product groups Plastics
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Bars Thermal stability Temperature, Deflection (ASTM D648, ISO 75)
Temperature, Vicat Softening (ASTM D1525)
Impact properties Notched izod(ASTM D256/ISO180)
Notched Charpy (ISO 179)
Specific Gravity Specific Gravity (ASTM D792, D1505, ISO 1183)
Tensile properties ISO 527/ASTM D638
Flexural properties Flexural Test ISO 178/ASTM D790
Plastic film Optical properties ASTM D1003
Tensile strength ASTM D882
Coefficient of friction ASTM D1894
Tearing resistance ASTM D1922
Pellets, Plastic Ash ASTM D5630
Moisture ASTM D6869, D6980,D7191, ISO 15512 ( Method B)
Flow rate ASTM D1238, ISO 1133
Differential Scanning Calorimetry ASTM D3418, ISO 11357
Thermogravimetric Analysis ASTM D3850, ISO 11358
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards ASTM and ISO
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by ANAB on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043:2010

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Prices vary by test. Contact www.collaborativetesting.com for pricing.
Regularly operated Yes (Four (4) times per year)
Year of first operation 1991
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Collaborative Testing Services
21331 Gentry Drive
20166 Sterling, VA
United States

Phone: +1-571-434-1925
Fax: +1-571-434-1937
Web: http://www.collaborativetesting.com http://www.collaborativetesting.com
Mr. Christopher Czyryca
Phone: +1-571-434-1925 x 103
Fax: +1-571-434-1937
Email: eptis@cts-interlab.com eptis@cts-interlab.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United States, Dr. George W. Latimer, Jr.. Dr. George W. Latimer, Jr..
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5