Recent news

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

Information Leaflet on PT for sampling now available in Italian

Sampling PT

UAThanks to our colleagues in Italy, the EEE-PT Working Group is pleased to announce an Italian  translation of the Information Leaflet on PT schemes for sampling. The leaflet gives guidance on the application of ISO/IEC 17043 for PT providers organising PT schemes for sampling.

Download the leaflet here >>

Meet our new Executive Committee members

esmkrr 230x90The Eurachem general Assembly in May 2020 saw the appointment of two new Executive Committee (EC) members - Michael Koch, from Germany, and Riin Rebane from Estonia - and the handover of the Eurachem Secretariat from Francesca Rolle (Italy) to Elena Sanchez (UK).

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New German translation of "Traceability in Chemical Measurement"

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ESThanks to the work of our colleagues in Eurolab Germany, Eurachem has issued a new German translation of the 2nd edition of the Eurachem/CITAC Guide "Traceability in Chemical Measurement".

The Guide is intended to help meet the requirements on traceability of results given in ISO/IEC 17025. It give principles and detailed guidance on establishing metrological traceability in chemical analysis. Although the guide aimed principally at testing and measurement laboratories, the principles are expected to apply from routine analysis to basic research.

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Trends and Challenges in Ensuring Quality in Analytical Measurements - First circular available

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The first circular for the May 2021 Eurachem workshop onTrends and Challenges in Ensuring Quality in Analytical Measurements, scheduled for May 2021 in Prague, is now available. Organised by Eurachem colleagues in the Czech Republic, the workshop will discuss experience with the revised ISO 17025:2017, present current Eurachem activities in the field of analytical QA, and discuss future challenges from both research and practical perspectives.

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IUPAC webinar - Correlation of Test Results and Mass Balance Influence on Conformity Assessment

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IUPAC and CITAC are pleased to announce the IUPAC/CITAC Webinar "Metrology, Quality and Chemometrics – Correlation of Test Results and Mass Balance Influence on Conformity Assessment" is to be held as a web-seminar, free of charge, on 21 Jan 2021, 16:00 to 18:00 IST (Jerusalem time, UTC+2 hours).

Read more: IUPAC webinar - Correlation of Test Results and Mass Balance Influence on Conformity Assessment

Information Leaflet on PT for sampling now available in Swedish

Sampling PT

UAThanks to our colleagues in Sweden, the EEE-PT Working Group is pleased to announce a Swedish translation of the Information Leaflet on PT schemes for sampling. The leaflet gives guidance on the application of ISO/IEC 17043 for PT providers organising PT schemes for sampling.

Download the leaflet here >>

New Turkish translation of Information leaflet on Measurement Uncertainty for lab customers

TRThanks again to our busy colleagues inorange tree 90 Turkey, the joint introductory leaflet on measurement Uncertainty, intended to inform laboratory customers, is now additionally available in Turkish. 

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3rd International Congress on Food safety and Quality

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Eurachem are pleased to announce that we will be supporting the 3rd International Congress on Food safety and Quality, which will be held on-line, on November 10-13, 2020.

The conference will cover topics from nanotechnology to climate change in a varied scientific programme.

Read more: 3rd International Congress on Food safety and Quality

Information Leaflet on PT for sampling now available in Ukrainian

Sampling PT

UAWith thanks to our colleagues in Eurachem Ukraine, the EEE-PT Working Group is pleased to announce a new Ukraine translation of the Information Leaflet on PT schemes for sampling. The leaflet gives guidance on the application of ISO/IEC 17043 for PT providers organising PT schemes for sampling.

Download the leaflet here >>

Information leaflet on 'Treatment of an observed bias' now available in Farsi

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Thanks to the kind support of colleagues in iran, the Measurement Uncertainty and Traceability WG is pleased to announce the availability of a Farsi translation of the information leaflet Treatment of an observed bias. The leaflet provides a brief framework for handling an observed significant bias in the context of measurement uncertainty evaluation.

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