iso 17025 - testing and calibration laboratories

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    ISO 17025 Requirements for Mobile On-site Calibration

    Hi, We are a calibration lab. accredited since 2013 based on 17025 (2005), and now we intend to expand the scope to the on-site calibrations. I wonder if the mobile laboratory can be presented to the assessors for the demonstration for the on-site scope? Also, Could someone explain the...
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    Must your reference standard provider be ISO17034 certified to meet your testing lab's ISO 17025 certification requirements?

    Hello All, Recently I had a Quality Manager at an ISO 17025 certified Testing Lab tell me that the only way they could keep their 17025 certification was to show that ALL their reference standards were purchased from an ISO 17034 certified producer. They stated that they had received an audit...
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    CMM Room cleanliness requirements

    What are the ISO/IEC 17025 requirement for CMM Room cleanliness? Can someone provide a procedure for CMM Room Cleanliness that they are using in a ISO/IEC 17025 accredited Lab as an example for me? Thanks, Dave
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    ISO 17025 8.5 Actions to address risks and opportunities

    We're going to be assessed to the new edition at the end of the year, sooner than I anticipated, so digging in and reading a lot. There are some good crosswalk help with ANAB, Eurolab and others. I've been mulling over this section for a while. What I find interesting is the NOTE in 8.5.2...
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    Laboratory Manual ISO/IEC 17025 Example wanted

    Any body have lab manual as per ISO/IEC 17025 ?
  6. Douglas E. Purdy

    ISO/IEC 17025:2017 3rd Ed. Changes from 2nd Ed.

    "This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition (ISO/IEC 17025:2005), which has been technically revised. The main changes compared to the previous edition are as follows: — the risk-based thinking applied in this edition has enabled some reduction in prescriptive requirements and...
  7. Douglas E. Purdy

    ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Clause 8 & Annex B

    I have performed a Google search and I have searched Elsmar Cove for reference materials by CBs for the changes to the requirements. I am wanting verification as to my understanding of the Management system requirement - particularly a clear understanding of Option A VS. Option B. Option A...
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    Supervision of personnel ISO 17025 Cl. 6.2.5(d)??

    What it mean in clause 6.2.5(d) supervision of personnel? Is it similar with the On Job Training (OJT) procedure which currently having in the training procedure?
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    pH Validation for Water (ISO 17025)

    Hi all, I've been tasked with re-validating pH measurement in water to ISO 10725 and am a little stumped. I've run plenty of chemistry validations where I follow the standard 2 tests per day over 11 days (for within batch and between batch results). This gives me enough information to...
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    Looking for PowerPoint presentation for ISO 17025:2017

    :bigwave: I've been 'retired' for awhile but glad to be back. Looking for a power point presentation of the 2017 release. I've purchased the new standard and am only looking for a general example as a training tool. I'll need to write a business specific in time. Thank you for...
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    ANAB ISO 17025 Accreditation - Uncertainty and systematic error?

    We are working toward ANAB ISO 17025 accreditation and are wondering about the scope of measurement we need to send to ANAB eventually. Does the scope contain only uncertainty, or should it also contain systematic error? On our current calibration reports we usually list uncertainty at k=2...
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    ISO 17025 Method Verification - One sided “F” test or two sided “F” test

    The Standard deviation obtained in house method verification study must be compared to precision found in the colloborative study. The aim of this study is to demostrated that the result produced by laboratory is acceptable (method verification). That mean my standart deviation must be...
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    Is it mandatory for a Calibration Lab to be ISO 17025 accredited?

    During one of the customer audits, it was pointed that our calibration service provider is not accredited to ISO/IEC 17025? Is this a requirement? We have had this service provider who is ISO 9001 certified and has traceability to NIST standards.
  14. Ajit Basrur

    ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Published

    ISO/IEC 17025:2017: General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories ISO/IEC 17025:2017 specifies the general requirements for the competence, impartiality and consistent operation of laboratories. ISO/IEC 17025:2017 is applicable to all organizations performing...
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    ISO 17025 - Help in Getting accreditation

    So my company decided to get accredited with iso 17025 . Our lab has 5 machines only. As a engineer i decided to take responsibility considering that it will be easy. But after reading standard and google search it feels like there is alot of work & documents need to be made. So I’m confused...
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    Uncertainty Experts - ISO 17025 - If the Distribution is Rectangular

    Hi, I'm starting to develop our uncertainty measurements and have gone through some trainings and it's really tough...:) Am not at all an expert in this field, I wanted to ask how would you consider if the distribution is rectangular,etc... We're going for ISO 17025... And also how do I...
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    Procedures from recognized standards or specifications

    Would love some opinions and/or interpretations to ISO/IEC 17025 Section 5.4.1 "NOTE International, regional or national standards or other recognized specifications that contain sufficient and concise information on how to perform the tests and/or calibrations do not need to be supplemented...
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    Concerning procedures within Quality Manual

    I would love some of your thoughts. In my previous life I had a million procedures outside of the Quality Manual based on 17025 "shall have a procedure etc."; however, I realized that many of those external procedures would fit nicely within the QM itself. With that said - is there any...
  19. Brizilla

    Knowledge of the upcoming ISO 17025 Revision

    So, second day in my new quality manager role. We have to transition to ISO 2015 by February, fine. Oh and next after that IATF16949, maybe next year and oh yeah, we want our gage lab to be accredited to ISO 17025. Hmmm, I do have a copy of that standard and I'm just starting to look into it. I...
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    Calibration and Verification requirement for foreign EASA Part 145

    Hi everyone Greetings I am from a company that repair aircraft engine located in Asia. As per EASA part 14 doc# UG.CAO.00132-001, it’s written the calibration needs to be done by an ISO17025 calibration lab. My question is, the doc# UG.CAO.00132-001 only required to be meet by all foreign...