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PhytoChemia’s ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation – Update July 2021

by | Sep 22, 2021 | Activities and Events

Our ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation covering the General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories was successfully renewed in July 2021. It is valid until May 2024 and covers the methods listed below.

The certificate is available in the Standards Council of Canada’s Directory of Accredited Laboratories.

*For those interested in learning more, we discussed accreditation implications here when we obtained it for the first time in 2020. 


Accreditation Range of Scope in 2021

cannabis, HEMP and derivated products

Determination of cannabinoids in product derived from Cannabis sativa by High Performance Liquid Chromatography 



Determination of Health Canada regulated pesticides. aflatoxins and
ochratoxins in Cannabis


Pesticides, aflatoxins AND ochratoxins

Determination of heavy metals in Cannabis and other plants


Heavy metals

Essential oils and other volatiles

First accredited Canadian laboratory and North American Leaders for essential oil analysis

Analysis of the composition of an essential oil or another volatile liquid by FAST GC-FID


Essential oils and other volatiles

Determination of heavy metals in cannabis and other plants 


heavy Metals