Laboratory Quality Sytems Expert Committee Releases Working Draft Standard for Comment

TNI's Laboratory Quality Sytems Expert Committee has voted to release proposed changes to Volume 1 of the environmental laboratory sector standards. The proposed changes affect Modules 2-7 of this standard. Comments on the proposed changes will be considered verbally at a public meeting of this committee on August 17 in Bellevue, WA and by email until September 1, 2011. Comments should be sent to the committee chair, Silky Labie at elcat-llc@comcast.net. The committee has also prepared a summary of the proposed changes (click here).

Working Draft Standards

Volume 1, Management and Technical Requirements for Laboratories Performing Environmental Analysis:

Module 2: Quality Systems General Requirements
Module 3: Quality Systems for Asbestos Testing
Module 4: Quality Systems for Chemical Testing
Module 5: Quality Systems for Microbiological Testing
Module 6: Quality Systems for Radiochemical Testing
Module 7: Quality Systems for Toxicity Testing