Chapter 7. Demonstration of Measurement Capabilities by Means of Interlaboratory Comparison Schemes for Trace Element Analysis in Food

  1. Sergio Caroli
  1. Yetunde Aregbe1,
  2. Piotr Robouch1 and
  3. Thomas Prohaska2

Published Online: 17 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470141007.ch7

The Determination of Chemical Elements in Food: Applications for Atomic and Mass Spectrometry

The Determination of Chemical Elements in Food: Applications for Atomic and Mass Spectrometry

How to Cite

Aregbe, Y., Robouch, P. and Prohaska, T. (2007) Demonstration of Measurement Capabilities by Means of Interlaboratory Comparison Schemes for Trace Element Analysis in Food, in The Determination of Chemical Elements in Food: Applications for Atomic and Mass Spectrometry (ed S. Caroli), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470141007.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Italy

Author Information

  1. 1

    European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements, Retieseweg 111, 2440 Geel, Belgium

  2. 2

    University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Muthgasse 18, A-1190 Vienna, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471687849

Online ISBN: 9780470141007

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Keywords:

  • European and international measurement infrastructure;
  • measurement capability demonstration and measurement performance evaluation;
  • traceability and uncertainty

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The European and International Measurement Infrastructure

  • IMEP®, The International Measurement Evaluation Programme

  • Measurement Performance Evaluation in Interlaboratory Comparisons

  • Demonstration of Measurement Capabilities Throughout the International Measurement Infrastructure

  • Traceability and Uncertainty

  • Training as a Consequence of Proper Quality Management in Trace Element Analysis

  • Conclusions

  • References