Methodology

Analytical methods employed at CHEMLAB are adopted from recognized institutions including but not limited to:

  • APHA - American Public Health Association
  • AOAC - Association of Of cial Analytical Chemists
  • ASTM - American Society for Testing and Materials
  • NIOSH - National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
  • USEPA - United States Environmental Protection Agency
  • USP - United States Pharmacopeia
  • FDA - Food & Drug Administration
  • BP - British Pharmacopeia
  • AS - Australian Standard

    Test methods routinely used in the laboratory are written as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Standard Test Procedures (STP) which cover :

  • Sample handling and storage requirements
  • * Analytical method
  • * Quality Control
  • * Safety
  • * Instrument maintenance and calibration
  • * Quality Control acceptance and rejection criteria related to the method