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EPTIS factsheet 929749 | Last revision 2022-03-16 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts929749 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts929749

PT provider
PT provider IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd
Based in Australia
Language(s) English
Remarks Sample Count: 2 samples per round Format: Freeze-dried vial Preparation: Reconstitute to obtain 800 mL Count (cfu/mL): Plate count 21°C, Plate count 37°C Count (cfu/100mL): Coliforms, Enterococcus spp, E. coli, Ps. aeruginosa, Yeast, Mould, Thermotolerant (faecal) Coliforms
Product groups Water
Testing fields Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
WATER SAMPLE Plate count 21°C All methods
Plate count 37°C All methods
Coliform count All methods
Enterococcus species count All methods
E. Coli count All methods
Pseudomonas aeruginosa count All methods
Thermotolerant (faecal) Coliform count All methods
Mould count All methods
Yeast count All methods
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Laboratories that routinely environmental water samples
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 30 +
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by A2LA on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043:2010


Operation is commissioned / requested by No
Fees and frequency
Participation fee AUD$480 per round (plus shipping)
Regularly operated Yes (4 rounds per year)
Year of first operation 2014
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd
P.O.Box 877, Unit 4/58 Stennett Road
2565 Ingleburn NSW

Phone: +61 2 9618 3311
Fax: n/a
Web: http://www.ifmqs.com.au http://www.ifmqs.com.au
Mrs Ingrid Flemming
Phone: +61 2 9618 3311
Fax: +61 2 9618 3355
Email: ingridflemming@ifmqs.com.au ingridflemming@ifmqs.com.au
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Australia, Ms Luminita Antin. Ms Luminita Antin.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21