As the chosen partner of the Environment Agency to run the MCERTS certification schemes, CSA Group (under Sira Certification Service) provides test, assessment and auditing services for manufacturers and operators to fulfil their environmental responsibilities.
MCERTS is the Environment Agency’s Monitoring Certification Scheme. The scheme provides a framework within which environmental measurements can be made in accordance with the Agency’s quality requirements.
The Environment Agency has established its Monitoring Certification Scheme (MCERTS) to deliver quality environmental measurements. The MCERTS product certification scheme provides the mechanism for the certification of products according to Environment Agency performance standards, which are based on relevant CEN, ISO and national standards.
The Environment Agency has published performance standards for Continuous Water Monitoring Systems (CWMS) and Portable Water Monitoring Systems (PWMS), which can be downloaded from www.gov.uk.