STP1057: Status of Laboratory Accreditation and Related Practices in Standards

    Schock, HE
    Consultant, Haddonfield, NJ

    Pages: 14    Published: Jan 1989


    Abstract

    This paper reviews rapidly growing specific standards for laboratory assessment and accreditation with applications in processes, products, and services. Identified are new standards for management, test methods, and commercial applications. The paper stresses recent achievements and standards with opportunities for growth. Industrial managers and writers of standards are directed to new references to improving productivity through preparing standards for test methods, quality systems, commercial requirements, and laboratory accreditation.

    Keywords:

    laboratory accreditation, assessment, accreditation, accreditation techniques, test methods, quality systems, proficiency evaluation, modularization of requirements


    Paper ID: STP25264S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E36.10

    DOI: 10.1520/STP25264S


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