Recent news

News items include website updates and recent news of Eurachem events and activities.

Data – Quality, Analysis and Integrity. Second Circular

687 Dub Castle twr 80The second circular and call for abstracts for the Eurachem 2018 scientific workshop "Data - Quality, Analysis and Integrity" is now available. The workshop takes place on May 14th and 15th 2018 in Dublin Castle, Ireland. The workshop will discuss the importance of scientific data integrity and how to achieve it.

Download the second circular, and find out more, here >>

 

ISO/IEC 17025:2017 – First impressions

17025 2017The new version of ISO/IEC 17025 - General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories - has slipped in under the wire to become ISO/IEC 17025:2017. What can laboratories expect to see when they read the new Standard? We take a look.

 

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Eurachem Guide to Quality in Analytical Chemistry available in Czech

QAC 2016 coverCZThanks to our Czech colleagues, the Eurachem Education and Training Working Group are pleased to issue a Czech translation of the well-known Eurachem/CITAC "Guide to Quality in Analytical Chemistry - An Aid to Accreditation". The Guide is intended to help analytical laboratories meet the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025:2005

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New PT leaflet translations available

PT freq 90Three new translations of Eurachem Information Leaflets on PT are now available. The site now includes Turkish translations of the leaflets "Selecting the right proficiency testing scheme for my laboratory" and "Proficiency testing - How much, and how often?", and a new Russian translation of the general leaflet "Proficiency Testing Schemes and other interlaboratory comparisons".

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Three new information leaflets in Portuguese

trcoct110PTThanks to the efforts of our colleagues in Portugal, three Eurachem information leaflets are now additionally available in Portuguese. The leaflets include the basic customer information leaflet on measurement uncertainty, an introduction to the use of measurement uncertainty in compliance assessment, and the introductory leaflet on metrological traceability.  All leaflets can be downloaded from this website free of charge.

 

Data – Quality, Analysis and Integrity First circular

Dublin Castle towerEurachem Ireland and the Eurachem Education & Training Working Group, are pleased to announce the publication of the first circular for the Eurachem 2018 scientific workshop "Data - Quality, Analysis and Integrity" which takes place on May 14th and 15th 2018 in Dublin Castle, Ireland.

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Eurachem Validation Guide available in German

Frontcover Validation GuideDEThe Eurachem method validation working group is pleased to announce that, thanks to the hard work of our colleagues in Germany, the second edition of the Eurachem guide "The Fitness for Purpose of Analytical Methods" is now additionally available from this website in German.

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New Eurachem leaflet on correction for bias

bias img 120x97The Eurachem measurement uncertainty and traceability working group has released a new information leaflet, "Treatment of an observed bias", giving general guidance on the often difficult subject of when, and when not, to correct measurement results for an observed bias. The leaflet does not describe how to apply a correction or how to increase the uncertainty to take account of an uncorrected bias, though it does provide relevant literature sources for further information.

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Eurachem leaflet on PT frequency now available in German

PT freq 90DEThanks to the work of the the EURACHEM Proficiency Testing Working Group , the information leaflet "Proficiency testing - how much and how often?" is now available in German.The leaflet helps laboratories select the right balance of areas of work and participation frequency.

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Eurachem Terminology Leaflet now in Russian

Babel 80SRThe Eurachem Education and Training group has published a further translation of the information leaflet, "You talk, we understand – The way out of the tower of Babel". The leaflet is now additionally available in Russian.

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