Specific Gravity - PT proficiency testing material is produced in accordance with ISO/IEC 17043:2010. The PT portfolio allows our test components to offer significant performance data to monitor and prove competency to customers, accreditation bodies or both.
Supelco® is a global proficiency testing (PT) provider that manufactures best-in-class environmental and pharmaceutical PT products. We are the world leader in the manufacturing of real-world soil, sediment and sewage sludge PT products.
Type of PT Scheme: Solids/Soils/Hazardous Waste Matrix: Liquid
Analyte/s: Values of analytes vary lot to lot.
All information regarding the use of Specific Gravity - PT can be found in the reporting packet which will be available to download at PT Portal.
Specific Gravity - PT is a soil/hazardous waste proficiency testing material, suitable for specific gravity test in soil samples. Our soil PT samples behave as real samples; and, unless there is no alternative, are not simply spikes added to a blank soil. They are designed to meet the requirements of national, regional and state-specific accreditation bodies (TNI, USEPA, UKAS) for quality assurance and continuous improvement.
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Features and Benefits
We have a vast portfolio of environmental PT schemes with "fit-for-purpose" samples to help you meet the needs of the laboratory.
Our proficiency testing (PT) program is a benchmark to:
provide staff with an insight into their laboratory′s performance, to verify the accuracy and reliability of their testing process
provide a comparison of performance with that of other laboratories, nationally and internationally
test and educate staff, provide a better understanding of the impact of incorrect results and identify areas where there may be problems
provide an independent evaluation of laboratory performance
demonstrate to clients, colleagues and accreditation bodies that there is a commitment to quality
This sample is supplied as a 100 mL ready-to-use solution.
The sample is not preserved.
This is a ready-to-use sample.
Analyze as is for specific gravity.
Storage and Stability
Please refer to sample label for expiration date, specific storage temperature, and specific storage conditions.
Are you new to Supelco® Proficiency TestingͰ Be sure to register your account details in the PT Portal before placing your order. This will provide access to data entry, reporting packets and final reports. Registrations will be approved shortly after your order is placed. For further questions, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When placing your order online, please indicate your study preference under the ′your reference′ column. Available studies can be viewed at the bottom of the page. Click here to learn more about Quick-Turn Studies (on-demand proficiency tests that are offered depending on lot availability). The Quick-Turn results are released within 48-72 hours whereas scheduled study reports are released within 21 days.
Proficiency testing samples are presented as single blind. No values for the samples are released until the testing period concludes.
Proficiency Testing Schedule (2022-2023)
Soils LPTP22-S2 April6 - May 20, 2022 LPTP22-S4 October 5 - November 18, 2022
LPTP23-S2 April 5 – May 19, 2023 LPTP23-S4 October 4 – November 17, 2023
Quick-Turn Study (on demand proficiency test that is offereddepending on lot availability)
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Specific Gravity .5-2 g/mL
Storage Class Code
13 - Non Combustible Solids
Certificate of Analysis
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Certificate of Origin
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