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

Eurachem Information Leaflet on ISO/IEC 17025 available in Farsi

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The Eurachem Education and training Working Group is pleased to announce that our information leaflet giving an overview of the main changes in the 2017 version of ISO/IEC 17025 is now additionally available in Farsi.

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Eurachem Information Leaflet on PT frequency now available in Georgian

GEPT freq 90Thanks to the efforts of our Eurachem colleagues in Georgia, the Eurachem Proficiency Testing WG's information leaflet the information leaflet "Proficiency testing - how much and how often?" is now available in Georgian. The leaflet helps laboratories select the right balance of areas of work and participation frequency.

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Eurachem Measurement uncertainty Workshop 2019 - Circular and Registration available

30th Rosette55x80Registration is now open for the Eurachem International Workshop on "Uncertainty from sampling and analysis for accredited laboratories", in conjunction with Eurolab and CITAC.

The workshop will be held on 19-20 November 2019. The workshop is kindly hosted by BAM at BAM headquarters, Unter den Eichen, Berlin, Germany.

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Eurachem 35th General Assembly celebrates Eurachem 30th Anniversary

tnTartuTightCropOn the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Eurachem, 35 delegates from 22 countries attended the 35th General Assembly in Tartu (Estonia) on 23-24 May 2019. The event was kindly organised by Prof. Ivo Leito and Dr. Riin Rebane (University of Tartu, AKKI).

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Eurachem has new full members

On 23 May 2019, in Tartu, Estonia, the Eurachem General Assembly approved the proposal of Eurachem Ukraine to modify the Eurachem MoU (par. 1.4.1), including the European countries having an Association Agreement with the European Union in the list of Eurachem full members.

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Eurachem updates "Metrological Traceability in Chemical Measurement"

Cover 92x130Eurachem has issued an updated edition of the Eurachem/CITAC Guide "Traceability in Chemical Measurement". The Guide is intended to assist laboratories in meeting the requirements on traceability of results given in ISO/IEC 17025, giving principles and detailed guidance on establishing of metrological traceability in quantitative chemical analysis. Though aimed principally at testing and measurement laboratories, the principles are expected to apply from routine analysis to basic research.

This second edition is a minor revision and amends the Guide to reflect revised terminology introduced in the third edition of the International Vocabulary of Metrology (VIM).

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Second edition of "Measurement Uncertainty Arising from Sampling"

Cover Eurachem's Sampling Uncertainty WG  has issued a new edition of the Eurachem/CITAC Guide "Measurement Uncertainty Arising from Sampling".

Sampling often introduces considerable uncertainty. This Guide describes various methods that can be used to estimate the uncertainties arising from the processes of sampling and the physical preparation of samples. It is intended primarily for specialists such as sampling planners and for analytical chemists who need to estimate the uncertainty associated with their measurement results.

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"Target measurement uncertainty" leaflet now available in German

orange tree 90DEThanks to our colleagues in Germany, the Eurachem information leaflet "Setting Target Measurement Uncertainty" can now be read in German. The leaflet gives a short introduction to the importance of the topic of target measurement uncertainty.

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Eurachem Newsletter available for download

nl33 80The Winter 2018-19 Eurachem Newsletter is now available to download in PDF format. [7 Mb] Printed copies will also be available through National members.This year's issue includes articles on new Honourary Members of Eurachem, the Revision of the SI, and news from all our working groups and from national Eurachem members.

Previous newsletters can be found on the Newsletter page.

Eurachem Workshop on "Uncertainty from sampling and analysis for accredited laboratories

30th Rosette55x80Eurachem is pleased to announce an International Workshop on "Uncertainty from sampling and analysis for accredited laboratories" in conjunction with Eurolab and CITAC.

The workshop will be held on 19-20 November 2019. The workshop is kindly hosted by BAM at BAM headquarters, Unter den Eichen, Berlin, Germany.

Read more: Eurachem Workshop on "Uncertainty from sampling and analysis for accredited laboratories