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Leaflet - Use of uncertainty information in compliance assessment (2015)

NOTE: This version of the Information "Use of uncertainty information in compliance assessment" has been superseded by a later edition, published in 2021. The latest edition can be found here.


Acceptance and rejection zones with a guard band used for high confidence of correct rejection ("Stringent Acceptance")This information leaflet is intended for laboratories perfoming chemical analyses. It has been prepared by the Eurachem Measurement Uncertainty and Tracability Working Group (see here for details) to introduce the use of decision rules and guard bands in interpreting results accompanied by measurement uncertainty information. The leaflet summarises the principles described in the Eurachem Guide "Use of uncertainty information in compliance assessment", which is available here.  




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