Certified reference materials (CRM)

For quality assurance of laboratory work is certified reference materials (CRMs) a necessary tool. They can be used inter alia to the method validation, calibration of analytical instruments or as a control sample.

CRM also has high requirements for the certificate of reporting of measurement uncertainty and metrological traceability (SI units). Certified reference materials (CRMs) used in the steel industry for the determination of the chemical composition of iron and steel products.

Swerea, in collaboration with Jernkontoret, is part of a European group for production and certification of reference materials, and handles sales and distribution of certified reference materials in the ECRM and JK series. Via a European agreement, Swerea manages sales of reference materials in the BAM series and the BAS series.

Swerea, in collaboration with Jernkontoret, is part of a European group for production and certification of reference materials, and handles sales and distribution of certified reference materials in the ECRM and JK series. Via a European agreement, Swerea KIMAB manages sales of reference materials in the BAM series and the BAS series.

Swerea can also produce chips from round bars and can sieve the material to the desired dimension.

Catalog and price list

Order

Your order will be sent to crm [at] swerea.se (crm [at] swerea.se)

JK 47A are finally on sale!

A new reference material is now up for sale, namely JK 47A, It is a iron powder with the origin from Höganäs Sweden and have been certified on the elements O=0.69%; N=0.0062% and C=0.370%.

JK SUS NiP-1

A new setting up standard went out on sale the 15th of March 2016. It consist of a steel plate with a layer of electroless nickel (NiP alloy).

This setting up standard is intended for calibration of depth profile measurements mainly by GD-OES.

The layer thickness is 8.7 ± 0.5 µm. The mass content in the layer is P 5.8 ± 0.2; Pb 0.26 ± 0.02: Ni balance.

Reference Materials

Two new reference materials have been released and are now out for sale. It is two slightly different magnetite iron ores, namely JK 29A and JK 42A, which replaces the former JK 29 and JK 42.
17 different elements and chemical compounds have been certified for each reference material. Further information can be found in our reference materials catalogue, which can be downloaded from this home page. The certificates can be ordered from crm [at] swerea.se

Sold out!

JK 37

Contact and more information

Michael Granfors

Michael Granfors

Phone: 
+46 (0)72 584 57 48
Swerea KIMAB