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6. Reference materials

Websites and web resources

Standards

  • ISO Guide 30:2015. Reference materials -- Selected terms and definitions (www.iso.org)
  • ISO Guide 31:2015. Reference materials -- Contents of certificates and labels (www.iso.org)
  • ISO Guide 33:2015. Reference materials -- Good practice in using reference materials (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 17034:2016. General requirements for the competence of reference material producers (www.iso.org)
  • ISO Guide 35:2006. Reference materials -- General and statistical principles for certification (www.iso.org) (under revision, ISO/FDIS Guide 35 Reference materials -- Guidance for characterization and assessment of homogeneity and stability)
  • ISO Guide 80:2014. Guidance for the in-house preparation of quality control materials (QCMs) (www.iso.org)
  • ISO/TR 79:2015. Reference materials - Examples of reference materials for qualitative properties (www.iso.org)
  • ISO/TR 10989:2009. Reference materials -- Guidance on, and keywords used for, RM categorization (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 11095:1996. Linear calibration using reference materials (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 15194:2009. In vitro diagnostic medical devices -- Measurement of quantities in samples of biological origin -- Requirements for certified reference materials and the content of supporting documentation (www.iso.org)

Guides

  • APLAC TC 012, Guidelines for acceptability of chemical reference materials and commercial chemicals for calibration of equipment use in chemical testing, Issue No. 2, 09/10 (www.aplac.org)
  • The Selection and use of Reference Materials, EEE/RM/062rev3, Eurachem, 2002 (www.eurachem.org)

Books

  • V. Barwick, S. Burke, R. Lawn, P. Roper, R. Walker, Applications of reference materials in analytical chemistry, RSC, 2001, ISBN 0 85404 448 5
  • M. Stoeppler, W.R. Wolf, P.J. Jenks (eds.), Reference materials for chemical analysis – certification, availability and proper usage, Wiley-VCH, 2001, ISBN
  • 3-527-30162-3
  • A. Zschunke (ed.), Reference materials in analytical chemistry – a guide for selection and use, Springer, 2000, ISBN 3-540-66776-8

Articles and reports