Participant’s Manual Version 8

We would like to inform participants that an updated copy of our Participants Manual is now available via the UK NEQAS for Trace Elements’ “Scheme Documents” page.

We hope you find the document helpful and informative. If you have any questions regarding the document, please do not hesitate to email me.




ISO 17043:2010

We are pleased to announce that the UK NEQAS for Trace Elements Scheme is now accredited to ISO 17043:2010 for the following matrices: Blood, urine, and serum. The ISO certificate along with several documents helpful to participants are available on the Scheme Documents page.

New Publication

TEQAS’s Sarah- Jane Bainbridge and Chris Harrington have recently published an article in CLI regarding the TEQAS scheme and EQA. It is available to view via our documents page.

UK NEQAS Conference

Representatives from TEQAS and Guildford peptides have today attended the UK NEQAS conference in Birmingham. The talks aim to ensure consistency between the UK NEQAS schemes and to provide them with the appropriate support and information so as to encourage the continued development of all External Quality Assurance programs.