Chapter 9. Managing Quality

  1. Elizabeth Prichard B.Sc., Ph.D., FRSC, CChem. Senior Research Fellow Associate Professor Government Chemist editor staff professional analyst partner and
  2. Vicki Barwick B.Sc Government Chemist analyst Project Manager co-authored

Published Online: 5 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470517772.ch9

Quality Assurance in Analytical Chemistry

Quality Assurance in Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

Prichard, E. and Barwick, V. (2007) Managing Quality, in Quality Assurance in Analytical Chemistry, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470517772.ch9

Author Information

  1. LGC, Teddington, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 24 AUG 2007

Book Series:

  1. Analytical Techniques in the Sciences

Book Series Editors:

  1. David J. Ando

Series Editor Information

  1. Dartford, Kent, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470012031

Online ISBN: 9780470517772



  • managing quality;
  • management standards and quality management system;
  • quality system review;
  • test items and reference items;
  • laboratory information management system (LIMS);
  • quality assurance team and GLP requirements;
  • UK GLP monitoring authority;
  • quality manager and quality audit


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Management System

  • Standards Available for Laboratories

  • Quality Manual and other Documentation

  • Audit

  • Management Review

  • Responsibilities of Laboratory Staff for Quality

  • References