Accreditation and Quality Assurance

, Volume 9, Issue 1–2, pp 99–105 | Cite as

Implementation of ISO/IEC 17025 Standard for the accreditation of analytical laboratories in Russia

  • I. V. Boldyrev
  • Yu. A. KarpovEmail author
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The history since 1992 and the current state of affairs of the Russian Accreditation system for analytical laboratories are described. Some national characteristics of the implementation of the ISO/IEC 17025 Standard in Russia are considered. The elucidation of some ISO/IEC 17025 Standard prepositions is presented to facilitate implementation of the Standard by accreditation bodies and analytical laboratories claiming accreditation.


ISO/IEC 17025 Standard Accreditation Accreditation body Analytical laboratory 

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© Springer-Verlag 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Analytica AssociationMoscowRussia
  2. 2.State Institute for Rare metals "GIREDMET"MoscowRussia

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