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Matrix: Infant Formula
Analyte/s: Melamine and Cyanuric acid in a range of 1-5 mg/kg
All information regarding the use of Melamine and Cyanuric Acid in Infant Formula can be found in the reporting packet which will be available to download at PT Portal.
Melamine and Cyanuric acid in Infant Formula is suitable for testing the two compounds in Infant Formula.
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This PT sample is packaged one sample of 20 g.
Melamine and Cyanuric acid in Infant forumla 1. This sample is in commercially available infant formula contaminated with melamine and cyanuric acid at a level 1-5 mg/kg 2. The bottle contains 20 g of sample 3. Use any appropriate technique to determine and quantify the analytes 4. Store the sample at controlled room temperature 15-30°C Sample preparation 1. The sample needs no special treatment before use 2. Use your standard sample preparation procedure
Analysis 1. Use your standard analysis method to analyze the sample 2. Report your results as mg/kg in the Proficiency Testing Portal
Storage and Stability
Please refer to sample label for expiration date, specific storage temperature and specific storage conditions.
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Proficiency Testing Schedule (2022-2023)
Food FOOD22-3 October 19 - December 02, 2022 FOOD23-3 May 10 - June 23, 2023
Melamine 1-5 ppm
Cyanuric acid 1-5 ppm
Storage Class Code
11 - Combustible Solids
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