Discussion Group of the ICP forests Working Group on Quality Assurance and Quality Control in Laboratories
Latest Activity: on Thursday
Dear colleagues, To help you plan next year's budget, we are sending you a list of the planned ring tests for 2022 and information about the meeting of the heads of the laboratories in May 2022.At the same time, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Stay healthy - all the best,Alfred & AnnaPlanned activities 2022Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST on Thursday.
Dear colleaguesA Global Soil Laboratory Network (GLOSOLAN) was launched in 2017 in order to improve the quality and comparability of analytical data produced by routine and research soil laboratories around the world. The GLOSOLAN would like to increase the number of research laboratories participating to…Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST Nov 23.
Dear colleagues, Please find the attached 10th Soil Interlaboratory Test report. The re-qualification process starts up from now and will finish on 17th April 2022. To the requalification process – mandatory needed documents are:Results of the re-analyzed ringtest samples.Printouts from the instruments (calibration curves, calibration factors, measured results, date/time)Printouts from the control chartsSample weights, dilution factors, moisture correction factors (if needed) Reason for…Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST Oct 22.
The 8th Meeting of the Heads of the Laboratories will take place from 12.5. to 13.5.2022 at WSL in Birmensdorf/Switzerland. We try to hold the meeting face to face. In case the Corona situation does not allow it, we will consider alternatives (hybrid or online). Schedule: Arrival Wednesday, 11.5.2022 Meeting: Thursday, 12.5. - Friday, 13.5.2022 (1.5 days meeting + half day excursion) …Continue
Started by Alfred FÜRST. Last reply by Guia Cecchini Oct 20.
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 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.