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Benthic diatoms PT

[Intercomparativo de diatomeas bentónicas]

EPTIS factsheet 537373 | Last revision 2021-03-11 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts537373 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts537373

PT provider
PT provider Phytolab Control Phytolab Control
Based in Spain
Language(s) English / Spanish
Product groups Water
Testing fields Biology
Environmental protection
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Mounted slides of diatoms from lotic and lentic water samples Taxonomic identification Microscopic determination
EN 13946: 2014
Species composition and abundance EN 14407: 2004
IPS: Indice de Polluo-sensibilité Spécifique -
TDI: Trophic Diatom Index -
IBD: Indice Biologique Diatomées -
EPI-D: Eutrophication/Pollution Index-Diatom -
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants There are no restrictions.
Linked to specific legislation / standards EN 13946:2014 Water quality - Guidance for the routine sampling and preparation of benthic diatoms from rivers and lakes. EN 14407:2004 Water quality Guidance standard for the identification, enumeration and interpretation of benthic diatom samples from running waters.
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Please, contact us.
Regularly operated Yes (Once a year)
Year of first operation 2019
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Phytolab Control
Santa Eulàlia 174, entresol A
08902-L'Hospitalet de Llobregat (Barcelona)

Phone: +34 931 824 484
Web: http://www.phytolabcontrol.com/ http://www.phytolabcontrol.com/
BSC Pepita Nolla-Querol
Phone: +34 636990140
Email: pepita.nolla@phytolabcontrol.com pepita.nolla@phytolabcontrol.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Spain, Mr Miquel Navarro. Mr Miquel Navarro.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5