Discussion Group of the ICP forests Working Group on Quality Assurance and Quality Control in Laboratories
Latest Activity: Aug 31
The Polish Forest Research Institute invite all laboratories that perform deposition and soil solution analyses in ICP-Forests programme to participate in the 11th Working Ring Test in order to assess the quality of the deposition and soil solution data collected in the ICP Programme on the Intensive Monitoring of Forest Ecosystems (EC-UN/ECE ICP Forests). The registration deadline is 30th September 2021. All necessary information you will find in the enclosed document.If you have any…Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST Aug 31.
The 8th Meeting of the Heads of the Laboratories will take place from 12.5. to 13.5.2022 at WSL in Birmensdorf/Switzerland. Schedule: Arrival Wednesday, 11.5.2022 Meeting: Thursday, 12.5. - Friday, 13.5.2022 (1.5 days meeting + half day excursion) A detailed agenda will be prepared in autumn.The ring test results for leaf/needle/litterfall, deposition/soil solution and soil will be available till then. These results will be presented and discussed at the meeting. We are looking for…Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST Jul 12.
The registration for the 24th Needle/Leaf Interlaboratory Comparison Test is open up from now till 2021-06-25 – a detailed invitation paper were submitted to the laboratories in February 2021. The evaluated parameters are N, S, P, Ca, Mg, C, Fe, Mn, Zn, Cu, Pb, Cd, B, As, Cr, Co, Hg and Ni. Detailed information and the registration page you can find…Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST Jun 8.
48 laboratories in 23 countries participated in the 23rd Needle/Leaf Interlaboratory Test, but only 47 laboratories send their results in time.The following test samples were submitted to the participants:1. Beech leaves (Austria) 2. Spruce needles (Slovenia) - same sample like in the 19th Test (Sample 1) 3. Spruce needles (Austria) 4. Ash leaves (Belgium)Sample 1 was collected in Lower Austria (Reinhard Hagen & Michael Fransche). Sample 2 was collected and prepared in Slovenia (Daniel…Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST Jan 11.