ISO Accreditation is comprised of elements which focus on management, quality, and technical competence of a laboratory.
The accreditation process is voluntary and involves a series of laboratory assessments and technical reviews. After successful completion of all requirements, the laboratory is awarded an accreditation certificate and a document detailing the official scope of accreditation. In addition to ISO 17025 accreditation, Microchem maintains compliance with EPA and FDA Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs).
Microchem’s current scope of accreditation includes the following standards:
AAMI TIR12 – Disinfection Validation – Designing, Testing and Labeling Reusable Medical Devices for Reprocessing in Healthcare Facilities: A Guide for Medical Device Manufacturers
AAMI TIR30 –Cleaning Validation – A Compendium of Processes, Materials, Test Methods, and Acceptance Criteria for Cleaning Reusable Medical Devices
ISO 11930 – Evaluation of the Antimicrobial Protection (Preservation) of Cosmetic Products