Standard Historical Last Updated: Dec 21, 2015
ASTM E2327-10

Standard Practice for Quality Assurance of Laboratories Performing Seized-Drug Analysis

Significance and Use

These are minimum standards of quality assurance applicable to laboratories where analysis of seized-drug submissions is performed.

This practice is to be used by forensic analysts performing seized-drug analysis and promoted/supported by laboratory management.


1.1 This practice covers quality assurance issues in forensic laboratories performing seized-drug analysis including evidence handling, analytical procedures, report writing, method validation, documentation, proficiency testing, audits, and health and safety.

1.2 This practice is meant to apply only to qualitative seized-drug analysis.

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Book of Standards Volume: 14.02
Developed by Subcommittee: E30.01
Pages: 5
DOI: 10.1520/E2327-10
ICS Code: 71.040.01