ASTM D19 Method Development and Validation Process for Inorganic and Organic Methods Intended for EPA Compliance

Crafting Consensus Methods for Environmental Sampling and Measurement
Oral Presentation

Prepared by W. Lipps
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This presentation covers ASTM D8272 Standard Guide for Development and Optimization of D19 Chemical Analysis

Methods Intended for EPA Compliance Reporting. This guide governs all ASTM Committee D19 on Water method development activity if the intent of the method is for ASTM to submit the method to EPA for SDWA or CWA approval. The presentation demonstrates similarities and differences to other documents published by organizations such as EPA or AOAC. A step by step summarization of the requirements for method developers is included.