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MET 04/2017 Metals in natural water


Proftest SYKE will organize a proficiency test for analysis of metals and mercury in domestic and natural water in April - May 2017. In this proficiency test will be notice the chemical analysis of priority substances in the context of chemical monitoring for the European Water Framework Directive, especially for compliance of surface waters with Environmental Quality Standards (EQS). Additionally, the participants can evaluate their competency in measurements of uranium and sulphur.

We offer you a possibility to take part in the test. Depending on the measurement, 20 to 30 laboratories are expected to participate in this proficiency test.

Sample delivery date is on 25 April 2017.

Registration deadline is 31 March 2017.

The registration practices have changed!

Proftest SYKE has introduced the electronic client interface, ProftestWEB (name is the link).

ProftestWEB has replaced the electronic forms used earlier. Within the pages, instructions are available. A short “Getting started” instructions are downloadable from the ProftestWEB front page.

Please contact if there are question about ProftestWEB. New clients are asked to contact to request a client profile.


MET 04-2017 Infoletter.pdf

Published 2017-03-03 at 12:27, updated 2017-03-03 at 12:27