Journal Published Online: 01 November 1983
Volume 11, Issue 6

Reference Materials—What They Are and How They Should be Used



The role of reference materials in monitoring the chemical measurement process is considered. Requirements for reliable reference materials are reviewed. The use of reference material data in estimating the uncertainties of the results of measurements on test samples is discussed.

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Taylor, JK
Center for Analytical Chemistry, National Bureau of Standards, Washington, DC
Pages: 3
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ISSN: 0090-3973
DOI: 10.1520/JTE10305J