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Oils and Fuels Analysis Scheme (OIL)

EPTIS factsheet 150429 | Last revision 2017-03-16 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts150429 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts150429

PT provider
PT provider LGC Standards Proficiency Testing LGC Standards Proficiency Testing
Based in United Kingdom
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Consumer products
Emissions
Exhaust gases / immissions
Fluid engineering
Hazardous substances
Petroleum and coal products
Process control systems
Water
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Fluid dynamics
Geology
Safety evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
#2 Diesel fuel Colour -
Density -
Ash content -
Carbon residue -
Distillation -
Cold Filter Plugging Point (CFPP) -
Acid and Base Number -
BP Distribution -
Carbon, Hydrogen and Nitrogen -
Cloud Point -
Copper Corrosion -
Flash Point -
Heat Content -
High Temperature Stability -
Hydrocarbon Type(s) -
Lubricity (HFRR) Wear scar diameter at 25 oC -
Particulate Contamination by Filtration -
Pour Point -
Sulfur Content -
Vicosity, Kinematic -
Water and Sediment -
Crude oil Water -
Salt -
Sediment -
Asphaltenes -
Sulfur -
Viscosity, kinematic -
Pour Point -
Acid Number - Total -
Density, Relative Density or API Gravity -
High Temperature Simulated Distillation (HTSD) -
Metals, (Vanadium, Nickel, Iron) -
Micro Carbon Residue -
Nitrogen, Total -
Reid Vapor Pressure -
Engine oil lubricants Nitrogen -
Water -
Ash -
Colour -
Density -
Water content -
Saponification number -
Base number -
Viscosity, kinematic -
Acid number -
Flash Point -
Pour Point -
Sulfur Content -
Additive Elements -
Ash Sulfated -
Evaporating Loss -
HTHS Viscosity -
Shear Stability -
Viscosity, Low Temperature -
Viscosity, Tapered Bearing -
Viscosity, Tapered Plug -
Volatility -
Simulated in service engine oil Acid Number -
Aluminum -
Antimony -
Boron -
Barium -
Cadmium -
Calcium -
Chromium -
Copper -
Iron -
Potassium -
Magenesium -
Manganese -
Molybdenum -
Sodium -
Nickel -
Phosphorous -
Lead -
Silicon -
Silver -
Tin -
Titanium -
Vanadium -
Zinc -
Flash point, open cup -
Flash point, closed cup -
Sulphur content -
Viscosity, Kinematic at 40°C -
Viscosity, Kinematic at 100°C -
Water Content -
Fuel Dilution -
Glycol -
Insoluble -
FTIR, Oxidation -
FTIR, Nitration -
FTIR, Sulfation -
FTIR, Fuel Dilution -
FTIR, Glycol -
FTIR, Water -
FTIR, Phosphate -
Particle Count > 4 μm (c) -
Particle Count > 6 μm (c) -
Particle Count > 14 μm (c) -
Particle Count > 38 μm (c) -
Particle Count > 70 μm (c) -
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
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depending on samples taken
Regularly operated Yes (3 rounds per annum)
Year of first operation 2014
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
LGC Standards Proficiency Testing
1 Chamberhall Business Park, Chamberhall Green,
BL9 0AP Bury Lancashire
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)161 762 2500
Fax: +44 (0)161 762 2501
Web: http://www.lgcstandards.com http://www.lgcstandards.com
Mr Savvas Xystouris
Phone: +44 (0)161 762 2500
Fax: +44 (0)161 762 2501
Email: savvas.xystouris@lgcgroup.com savvas.xystouris@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