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Proficiency testing in Food Microbiology - AQUA - interlaboratory comparisons for QUAlity Assurance

[AQUA Circuito interlaboratorio per l'Assicurazione QUAlità dei risultati - Schema di Microbiologia alimentare]

EPTIS factsheet 246710 | Last revision 2016-04-12 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts246710 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts246710

PT provider
PT provider Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie
Based in Italy
Language(s) Italian
Remarks Food microbiology
Keywords
Product groups Food and drink
Testing fields Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Food (synthetically contaminated) Bacillus cereus Quantitative microbiological methods
Campylobacter spp. Quantitative microbiological methods
Qualitative microbiological methods
Clostridium perfringens Quantitative microbiological methods
Coagulase positive staphylococci Quantitative microbiological methods
Coliforms Quantitative microbiological methods
Enterobacteriaceae Quantitative microbiological methods
Escherichia coli Quantitative microbiological methods
Escherichia coli 0157 Qualitative microbiological methods
Listeria monocytogenes Qualitative microbiological methods
Quantitative microbiological methods
Listeria monocytogenes (MPN) Quantitative microbiological methods (MPN)
Mesophilic microorganisms Quantitative microbiological methods
Salmonella spp Qualitative microbiological methods
Staphylococcal enterotoxin Qualitative microbiological methods
Sulfite-reducing anaerobe bacteria Quantitative microbiological methods
Yersinia enterocolitica Qualitative microbiological methods
Milk (syntetically contaminated) Enterobacter sakazakii Qualitative microbiological methods
Shellfish (syntecally contaminated) Escherichia coli (MPN) Quantitative microbiological methods (MPN)
Salmonella spp Qualitative microbiological methods
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Italian food microbiology laboratories
Linked to specific legislation / standards ISO/IEC 17043:2010 ISO/TS 22117:2010 ISO 13528:2015
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 80
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Accredia (since 2012) on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043:2010

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee See our website
Regularly operated Yes (7 PT/anno)
Year of first operation 1999
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie
Viale dell'Università, 10 - Legnaro (Padova)
35020
Italy

Phone: +390498084306
Fax: +390498830484
Web: http://www.izsvenezie.it/ http://www.izsvenezie.it/
Dr.ssa Maria Grimaldi
Phone: +390498084306
Fax: +390498830484
Email: mgrimaldi@izsvenezie.it mgrimaldi@izsvenezie.it
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Italy, Ms Laura Galli. Ms Laura Galli.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21