Isopharm Laboratory Scope of Testing

Isopharm laboratory offers an extensive range of UKAS accredited chemical and microbiological testing services. Browse the services available.

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Isopharm laboratory offers an extensive range of UKAS accredited chemical and microbiological testing services.

We offer a modern approach to water testing, utilising our state-of-the-art facilities and techniques, as well as access to our exclusive Orange Box temperature-controlled transport.

SCOPE OF TESTING

TESTINSTRUMENT USEDSTABILITY TIMEUKAS ACCREDITEDWATER TESTING
pHpH Meter5 daysYESEWD, IWD, PLS
ConductivityConductivity Meter8 daysYESEWD, IWD, PLS
AmmoniumDiscrete Analyser1 monthYESPLS
AppearanceDiscrete Analyser1 monthYESEWD, IWD, PLS
ChlorideDiscrete Analyser1 monthYESIWD, PLS
NitrateDiscrete Analyser7 daysYESPLS
PhosporusDiscrete Analyser1 monthYESIWD, PLS
SilicaDiscrete Analyser1 monthYESIWD, PLS
SulphateDiscrete Analyser8 daysYESPLS
Total HardnessDiscrete Analyser1 monthYESEWD, IWD, PLS
TOC and Oxidisable SubstancesHigh Temperature Combustion Analyser7 daysYESEWD, IWD, PLS
Calcium and MagnesiumManual1 monthNOIWD, PLS
Evaporation ResidueManual7 daysYESPLS
Peracetic Acid and Chlorine DioxideManualPending ValidationNOIWD, PLS
Total Viable Count 5 Days at 30°C (membrane filtration)Manual24 hoursYESEWD
Total Viable Count 3 Days at 35°C (membrane filtration)Manual24 hoursYESIWD
Total Viable Count 2 Days at 37°C (membrane filtration)Manual24 hoursYESEWD, IWD
Total Viable Count 3 Days at 22°C (membrane filtration)Manual24 hoursYESEWD, IWD
Pseudomonas Aeruginosa (membrane filtration)Manual24 hoursYESEWD
Environmental Mycobacteria (membrane filtration)Manual24 hoursYESEWD
Drying Function SurrogatesManual24 hoursNOENDOSCOPE DRYER
Chemical Efficacy Surrogates (including Biofilm)Manual24 hours (Tested by Engineer within 5 days of spiking)YES (P.aeruginosa & S.aureus only)EWD
Endotoxin TestingEndotoxin Analyser24 hours (unless frozen)NOEWD, IWD, PLS
Mycobacteria spp by PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction)qPCR AnalyserPending ValidationNOEWD

Isopharm laboratories exclusive Orange Box system maintains the temperature of the samples between 2°C and 8°C during transportation for up to five days.

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