Proficiency Test on Gasoil started

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Download the report forms for iis10G01 here: report form

Download the report forms for iis10G01TC here: report form

Summary of this proficiency test:

On 10 February 2010 the proficiency test on Gasoil started with 75 participants from 35 different countries.

On that date, the sample (#1011) was dispatched to the laboratories. Enclosed to the samples were the instructions to the participants for this proficiency test, forms for the reporting of the analysis results and the material safety data sheet (MSDS).

The samples can be analyzed on: Ash content, Cetane Index, Cloud Point, Cold Filter Plugging Point, Colour, CCR, Copper corrosion, Density, FAME content, Flash Point, Kinematic viscosity@40C, Lubricity, Nitrogen, Pour Point, Solvent Yellow 124, Sulphur content,Total acid number, Total contamination,Water content, Distillation, Aromatics, Mono-aromatichydrocarbon, Di-aromatic hydrocarbon,Tri+-aromatic hydrocarbon, Poly-aromatic hydrocarbon, Total aromatic hydrocarbon and total contamination.

The deadline for reporting results is set on 12 March 2010. A laboratory that sends in results after deadline will definitely not get direct feedback in case any of its results are suspect! So be in good time to get the most out of this proficiency test.