Description of the programme

This interlaboratory comparison (programme AGLAE ‘92’) in flat natural mineral waters (bottled) and sparkling waters is provided in the frame of:

  • accreditation scopes related to physico-chemical analyses in drinking waters (check AGLAE's accreditation - Cofrac No. 1-1664)
  • approvals issued by Departments of environment or Ministries of Health

Number of tests
Number of participants
check the annex
Accreditation of the programme
yes except for some parameters
Cost of the programme*
550 € excl. VAT
Date of the tests
check the annex (register up to one month before distribution)
* For laboratories internationally, shipping costs are extra

List of parameters

BTEX: benzene, toluene, total xylenes, xylene ortho, xylene para + xylene meta, ethylbenzene

VOC: 1,2-dichloroethane, bromoform, chloroform, dibromochloromethane, dichlorobromomethane, tetrachloroethylene, trichloroethylene, trihalomethanes (THMs), vinyl chloride

The first proficiency test will concern non-atypical mineral waters and carbogaseous waters.
The second proficiency test will concern non-atypical mineral waters and highly mineralised waters.