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VOC compounds in water and soil

[VOC-yhdisteet vedestä ja maasta]

EPTIS factsheet 263904 | Last revision 2016-08-30 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts263904 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts263904

PT provider
PT provider Proftest SYKE, Finnish Environment Institute Proftest SYKE, Finnish Environment Institute
Based in Finland
Language(s) English, Finnish
Remarks Proftest SYKE organizes a Proficiency Test for analysis of volatile organic compounds (VOC) in water and soil. In this proficiency test the participants have also the possibility to analyse VOC compounds in domestic water sample. PEX water supply piping system could release VOC compounds like MTBE, ETBE, TAME, and TBA into domestic water.
Keywords
Product groups Soil, sludge, contaminated sites
Water
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Synthetic sample Di-isopropylether (DIPE) Participant Choice of Method
Ethyl-tert-butylether (ETBE) Participant Choice of Method
Methyl-tert-butylether (MTBE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylethylether (TAEE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylmethylether (TAME) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Butanol (TBA) Participant Choice of Method
Benzene Participant Choice of Method
Ethylbenzene Participant Choice of Method
m/p-xylene Participant Choice of Method
o-Xylene Participant Choice of Method
Toluene Participant Choice of Method
Styrene Participant Choice of Method
1,2,4 -Trichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichloroethane Participant Choice of Method
1,4-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
cis-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Dichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloromethane Participant Choice of Method
trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Domestic water Di-isopropylether (DIPE) Participant Choice of Method
Ethyl-tert-butylether (ETBE) Participant Choice of Method
Methyl-tert-butylether (MTBE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylethylether (TAEE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylmethylether (TAME) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Butanol (TBA) Participant Choice of Method
Benzene Participant Choice of Method
Ethylbenzene Participant Choice of Method
m/p-xylene Participant Choice of Method
o-Xylene Participant Choice of Method
Toluene Participant Choice of Method
Styrene Participant Choice of Method
1,2,4 -Trichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichloroethane Participant Choice of Method
1,4-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
cis-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Dichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloromethane Participant Choice of Method
trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Surface water Di-isopropylether (DIPE) Participant Choice of Method
Ethyl-tert-butylether (ETBE) Participant Choice of Method
Methyl-tert-butylether (MTBE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylethylether (TAEE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylmethylether (TAME) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Butanol (TBA) Participant Choice of Method
Benzene Participant Choice of Method
Ethylbenzene Participant Choice of Method
m/p-xylene Participant Choice of Method
o-Xylene Participant Choice of Method
Toluene Participant Choice of Method
Styrene Participant Choice of Method
1,2,4 -Trichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichloroethane Participant Choice of Method
1,4-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
cis-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Dichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloromethane Participant Choice of Method
trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Soil Di-isopropylether (DIPE) Participant Choice of Method
Ethyl-tert-butylether (ETBE) Participant Choice of Method
Methyl-tert-butylether (MTBE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylethylether (TAEE) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Amylmethylether (TAME) Participant Choice of Method
tert-Butanol (TBA) Participant Choice of Method
Benzene Participant Choice of Method
Ethylbenzene Participant Choice of Method
m/p-xylene Participant Choice of Method
o-Xylene Participant Choice of Method
Toluene Participant Choice of Method
Styrene Participant Choice of Method
1,2,4 -Trichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
1,2-Dichloroethane Participant Choice of Method
1,4-Dichlorobenzene Participant Choice of Method
cis-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Dichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Tetrachloromethane Participant Choice of Method
trans-1,2-Dichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloroethene Participant Choice of Method
Trichloromethane Participant Choice of Method
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards ISO/IEC 17043:2010, ISO/IEC 17025:2005, ISO 13528:2015
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 15
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Environmental authorities

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee See our website: www.syke.fi/proftest/en
Regularly operated No
When will be the next round 2016
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Proftest SYKE, Finnish Environment Institute
Hakuninmaantie 6
00430 Helsinki
Finland

Phone: +358 295251000
Fax: +358 9 448320
Web: http://www.syke.fi/proftest/en http://www.syke.fi/proftest/en
Head of unit Mirja Leivuori
Phone: +358 40 756 4748
Fax: +358 9 448320
Email: proftest@environment.fi proftest@environment.fi
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Finland, Ms. Mirja Leivuori. Ms. Mirja Leivuori.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21