Proficiency test for tropane alkaloids in food en feed

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Proficiency testing is conducted to provide laboratories with a powerful tool to evaluate and demonstrate the reliability of the data that are produced. Next to validation and accreditation, proficiency testing is an important requirement of the EU Additional Measures Directive 93/99/EEC [1] and is required by ISO 17025:200. The proficiency test for tropane alkaloids was organized by RIKILT, Wageningen UR in accordance with ISO 17043. The primary goal of this study was to provide laboratories with the opportunity to implement a method in their laboratory and to evaluate or demonstrate their performance regarding quantitative analysis of tropane alkaloids in cereals intended for human consumption and in animal feed.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWageningen
PublisherRIKILT Wageningen UR
Number of pages35
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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NameRIKILT report
PublisherRIKILT Wageningen UR


  • feeds
  • food
  • food products
  • validity
  • reliability
  • laboratory methods
  • cereals
  • food consumption
  • food safety
  • tropane alkaloids

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