Eppendorf India Limited Pipette Calibration Centre in Chennai has received ISO 17025:2005 accreditation from National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL). The Centre can calibrate any make of piston stroke pipette and issue certificate as per the guidelines of NABL. This certification of ISO / IEC 17025:2005 is given under the category Mechanical (volume) based on the methods recommended in ISO 8655.
Eppendorf Indias receipt of this accreditation from NABL is first of its kind in the industry for piston stroke pipette. Customers across the country can now calibrate their micro pipettes (fixed, adjustable-volume, mechanical and electronic) and dispensers at the state-of-the-art facility.
Eppendorf India Limited is an Indian arm of Eppendorf AG, Germany. Head quartered in Chennai, Eppendorf India has branch offices in all the major cities to supply both Eppendorf and New Brunswick range of products. Main attraction of headquarters is an applications lab and a training centre apart from sales and marketing offices.
Eppendorf AG is a life sciences company which develops, produces and distributes systems for use in life-science research laboratories worldwide. Our products are aimed at academic and commercial research institutes as well as industrial companies in the field of biotechnology or in other sectors using biotech research processes.
National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) is an autonomous body under the aegis of Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, and is registered under the Societies Act. NABL has been established with the objective to provide Government, Industry Associations and Industry in general with a scheme for third-party assessment of the quality and technical competence of testing and calibration laboratories. Government of India has authorised NABL as the sole accreditation body for Testing and Calibration laboratories.
In order to achieve this objective, NABL provides laboratory accreditation services to laboratories that are performing tests / calibrations in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and ISO 15189:2007 for medical laboratories. These services are offered in a non-discriminatory manner and are accessible to all testing and calibration laboratories in India and abroad, regardless of their ownership, legal status, size and degree of independence.