Proficiency tests EN 13725, VDA270 and VOC
– for quality assurance in your odour laboratories
By participating in our proficiency tests EN 13725 and VDA 270 for odour measurements you are regularly able to prove your methodological competence with regard to various standards. This way, you strengthen the trust of your clients. You will also receive valuable feedback concerning the quality of your laboratory performance, also in comparison to international competitors. With individual and specific interlaboratory comparisons, we also support you when it comes to
- checking and approving your suppliers
- providing you evidence for existing and future accreditations
- improving your measurement methods for odour measurement
- optimising your laboratory quality
Trust in accredited quality – worldwide and across all industries
Olfasense is a global provider of proficiency tests in accordance with EN 13725, VDA 270 and for VOC. Since 2005, our company has been accredited for execution in accordance with ISO 17043. Our proficiency tests are open to the public and, they are offered in 1 and/or 2-year intervals. Our expertise: Over 15 years of accredited experience and over 300 satisfied participants in proficiency tests for odor measurement – worldwide. Our claim: Maximum transparency, attention to detail, and a comprehensive service package. If you would like to receive invitations to Olfasense’s interlaboratory comparisons, click here to subscribe to our newsletter.
- decoded samples
- step-by-step instructions
- transparent fulfilment and evaluation criteria
- international participation
- international logistics services through Olfasense partners
- detailed evaluation
An overview of our proficiency tests
Participating laboratories have the opportunity to prove their methodological competence with regard to EN 13725.
Since 2006, we have been carrying out regular proficiency tests for the automobile guideline VDA 270, including VDA training sets.
Olfasense organizes proficiency tests for determining the emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOC) and odours in the automotive industry.
We carry out interlaboratory comparisons for gas odorisation on the basis of different national standards.
Reference material and odour training
The VDA 270 training set has been developed in cooperation with the car manufacturers Volkswagen, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz.
In practical workshops, seminars, and individual training sessions, we bring the expertise of your teams up to date.