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Anatoxin-a / Cylindrospermopsin, Proficiency program (Drinking Water), Instrumental Analysis (500 mL)

EPTIS factsheet 293068 | Last revision 2017-02-10 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts293068 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts293068

PT provider
PT provider Abraxis, Inc. Abraxis, Inc.
Based in United States
Language(s) English
Remarks Abraxis will produce and distribute test materials to allow screening and confirmatory analysis to be conducted separately. The laboratory will test samples using their own test method (i.e. HPLC, ELISA, PP2A, etc.) and forward the results back to Abraxis. The end product of the proficiency testing program is a clear and comprehensive report, where data is recorded, analyzed, and statistically evaluated. Analytical methods are also listed. Test Program 2017-01 will consist of a total of 4 finished drinking water samples fortified with one to four of the following microcystin congeners: LA, LF, LR, LY, RR, YR. Sign up deadline: March 30, 2017. Samples will be distributed on April 2017. Results are due by May 15, 2017. Reports will be available in June 2017.
Product groups Water
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Environmental conditions
Environmental protection
Safety evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Drinking water facilities
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 200
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by No
Fees and frequency
Participation fee $500
Regularly operated Yes (Twice a year)
Year of first operation 2014
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Abraxis, Inc.
124 Railroad Drive
Warminster, PA 18974
United States

Phone: 215-357-3911
Fax: 215-357-5232
Web: http://www.abraxiskits.com http://www.abraxiskits.com
David Deardorff
Phone: 215-357-3911
Fax: 215-357-5232
Email: ddeardorff@abraxiskits.com ddeardorff@abraxiskits.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: 1.22