UK NEQAS for Lead and Cadmium is pleased to acknowledge the Health and Safety Laboratory, Buxton, Derbyshire for manufacturing specimens to our specifications for use in the Scheme.

Scheme Particulars Indicative Details
Accreditation body UKAS
UKAS Accredited Proficiency Testing Provider No 7860
Number of distributions per year (nominal) 12
Specimens per distribution 3
Frequency of distribution Monthly
Material distributed Equine whole blood
Sample volume (mL) 2
Programme Director(s) / Organiser(s) Finlay MacKenzie
Analyte Approximate Range Default Scheme Units
Lead 0 – 3.6 µmol/L
Cadmium 2 – 150 nmol/L
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