The Center of Finished Product Analysis (CFPA), established within the Novosibirsk Refinery Analytical Laboratory, has undergone an international accreditation so to confirm its technical competence at Analytical Centres Association “Analitica” (Council for accreditation of laboratories, Full-fledged member and participant of the Agreements for mutual recognition of ILAC and APLAC). CFPA has undergone a scheduled re-accreditation in 2016 and obtained the Accreditation Certificate No AAC.A.00100 from 18.05.2016, effect until 18.05.2021. The Center’s accreditation scope includes quantitative chemical analysis of refined gold, silver, platinum, palladium and ligature gold alloys.
Analytical Laboratory performance has been internationally awarded by the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) in 1999, the key requirement to the refinery plants from Good Delivery List is the correctness of performing gold and silver analyses. The last Proactive Monitoring was carried by the representatives of LBMA in 2017.