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Welcome to the Certified Reference Materials catalogue of the JRC

This is the online catalogue for certified reference materials of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC). On this catalogue, you find the more than 800 CRMs of the BCR- and IRMM-brand as well as the ERM-branded materials that were produced by the JRC.

Latest News

  • 27.7.2020: Due to rising cases of COVID-19 in the province, a lockddown has been imposed on the JRC Geel until 16 August (for the time being). Sales during these periods will be delayed. For urgent orders, please contact our authorised distributors.
  • 30.6.2020: Certificates of ERM-BF410_p and ERM-BF437 have been revised to include breeding information. These certificates are the first ones using our new Certificate template
  • 11.6.2020: 3rd edition of the Guidance document on Measurement Uncertainty for GMO Testing Laboratories released. The guidance document is available in our User support section
  • 19.5.2020: JRC releases new certified reference material for fipronil in egg- ERM-BB125. More information is available at News section
  • 11 and 12.5.2020: ERM Application Notes on Commutability of RMs and How to select (certified) reference materials released. ERM Application Note 8 describes the assessment of the commutability of reference materials whereas ERM Application Note 9 described the considerations to choose the most suitable CRM. Both application notes are available in all EU Languages, Japanese, Korean and Chinese in our User support section
  • Material for positive control of SARS-CoV-2 /COVID-19 released: EURM-019 To avoid shortages, distribution is currently limited to three vials per laboratory per month. Please complete the online survey for feedback on the material.
  • Read more in our News section.

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