CGL participated in workshop on Production of Certified Reference Material
During 22-25 August 2017, 4 day workshop on Production of Certified Reference Material (CRM) organized in Singapore jointly by the Asia Pacific Metrology Programme (APMP), Health Sciences Authority of Singapore and Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) Germany within framework of the MEDEA program -Metrology Enabling Developing Economies in Asia. Head of Reference Material & Proficiency Testing section U.Oyuntungalag and reference material processing engineer E.Byambadulam attended this workshop from CGL.
The seminar had 14 participants from 10 organizations of 8 developing economies including Mongolia, Malaysia, Thaliand, Sri-Lanka, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Philippines.
Participants improved their knowledge on following subjects of CRM production:
- ISO 17034:2016 General requirements for the competence of reference material producers and other relevant documents
- ISO Guide 35:2006 Reference Materials-General and statistical principles for certification, including:
- Basic statistical tools
- Introduction to measurement uncertainty
- Homogeneity study
- Stability study
During the seminar CGL participants presented about own CRM production activities and got information on other economies’ CRM production as well. CGL has over 30 years of experiences on CRM production and our advantages were to use special software for value assignment.
Participants gained a lot of experiences and solutions related with the production to handle challenges face during the production process. The seminar was important and meaningful lesson to improve CGL CRM production and staff knowledge.