Quality Assurance

GLP, Accreditation, GMP

GLP Certificate (Good Laboratory Practice) for chemicals and other test materials for the following test categories: 

Category 1: Physical-chemical testing

Category 4: Environmental toxicity studies on aquatic and terrestrial organisms

Category 5: Studies on behavior in water, soil and air; bioaccumulation and metabolization

Category 6: Residue studies 

Category 7: Studies of effects on mesocosms and natural ecosystems

Contact: Dr. Cornelia Bernhardt


Accreditation according to DIN EN ISO/ IEC 17025 to perform tests in the area of "physical, physical-chemical and chemical analytics of water, soil, sewage sludge, sludge, sediments, suspended solids as well as aquatic and terrestric environmental matrices".

- Sample preparation
- physical, physical-chemical and chemical analytics
- Determination of particle size distribution
- Gravimetry
- Determination of elements via ICP-OES, ICP-MS, AAS and coupled methods (GC/ICP-MS, Hydrid ICP-MS)

And some test procedures relating to the categories photometry, electrochemical proceeding, physical indices and sum parameters

Gas chromatography

High performance liquid chromatography

Atomic spectrometry

Sample preparation

And some test procedures relating to the categories photometry, electrochemical proceeding, physical indices, gravimetry, sum parameters and sampling

and tests in the area of "Sampling of soils for storage and investigation for the environmental specimen bank".

Contact: Dr. Cornelia Bernhardt


GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) manufacturing licence according to § 13  AMG in different expression systems

In 2009 the Fraunhofer IME obtained the manufacturing licence according to § 13 Medical Preparations Act for clinical-grade active pharmaceutical ingredients. The GMP facility features two independent production suites, each with a working volume of up to 350 L and matching

Contact: Dr. Jürgen Drossard