Standard Guide for Self-Assessment of Quality System Practices in Petroleum Products and Lubricant Testing Laboratories
|Publication Date:||1 June 2012|
This guide covers and provides direction for the selfassessment of the quality system practices in a laboratory testing petroleum products and lubricants in the oil industry. This guide is intended to satisfy requirements of international laboratory quality standards to conduct periodic selfassessments. It is not intended for comparing laboratory performance among a laboratory group or for use in external certification programs.
Other forms of assessment formats may also be acceptable as long as they cover the essential elements of this guide regarding laboratory capability.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.