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Metals and Trace Elements in water (M series)

[Metalle und Spurenelemente in Wasser (M Serie)]

EPTIS factsheet 307674 | Last revision 2021-07-23 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts307674 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts307674

PT provider
PT provider Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria) Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria)
Based in Austria
Language(s) English or German
Remarks Within the cooperation between IFA-Tulln and the Umweltbundesamt proficiency tests for synthetic water samples (IFA-Tulln) and for real water samples (Umweltbundesamt) are offered within the scope of accreditation EN ISO/IEC 17043 (accreditation 2020 see https://www.bmdw.gv.at/dam/jcr:9cbec12f-c5af-42ef-aa37-c745c638131a/AA_0200_17043_Umweltbundesamt_-_Spittelauer_Laende.pdf). https://www.umweltbundesamt.at/en/proficiency-testing https://www.umweltbundesamt.at/ringversuche
Product groups Water
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Natural samples, Water Aluminium (Al) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Arsenic (As) ICP MS, other
Lead (Pb) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Cadmium (Cd) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Chromium (Cr) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Iron (Fe) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Copper (Cu) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Manganese (Mn) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Nickel (Ni) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Mercury (Hg) Atomic Absorption Amalgamation system
Atomic fluorescence spectroscopy(AFS)
ICP MS, other
Selenium (Se) Atomic absorption Hydride production
ICP MS, other
Uranium (U) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Zinc (Zn) ICP MS, ICP AES, ICP OES, other
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants testing laboratories
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants Minimum 15 participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Akkreditierung Austria on the basis of EN ISO/IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by Our proficiency testings are part of the national Austrian ground and surface water monitoring programme (GZÜV 2006 as amended). The proficiency testeing scheme for water analysis is operated in cooperation with IFA-Tulln.
Fees and frequency
Participation fee 395 Euro + postage
Regularly operated Yes (annually)
Year of first operation 2013
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Umweltbundesamt GmbH (Environmental Agency Austria)
Spittelauer Lände 5
1090 Vienna

Phone: +43-1-31304 4334
Fax: -
Web: http://www.umweltbundesamt.at http://www.umweltbundesamt.at
Dipl.-Ing. Monika Denner
Phone: +43 (1) 31304 5120
Email: monika.denner@umweltbundesamt.at monika.denner@umweltbundesamt.at
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Austria, Dr. Heinz Fröschl. Dr. Heinz Fröschl.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5