Statistical QA Programs assess metals testing proficiency.
Press Release Summary:
August 15, 2011 - ASTM Proficiency Testing Programs (PTP) on Metals enable laboratories to assess their performance in conducting test methods, within their own laboratories, when their data is compared against other laboratories that participate worldwide in same program. Specific programs include Chemical Analysis of Aluminum, Chemical Analysis of Plain Carbon and Low-Alloy Steel, Chemical Analysis of Stainless Steel, Determination of Gold Bullion by Cupellation, and Mechanical Testing of Metals.
Original Press Release
ASTM International Proficiency Testing Programs on Metals
Press release date: August 11, 2011