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AOCS Laboratory Proficiency Program: For Oils

EPTIS factsheet 121072 | Last revision 2013-06-07 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts121072 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts121072

PT provider
PT provider American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS)
Based in United States
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Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Agriculture
Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Oil, vegetable Fatty acid composition AOCS Ce 1-62
Iodine value AOCS Cd 1c-85**
Oil, Palm Cloud point PORIM 4.3
Melting Point, Slip P4.2
Iodine value Cd 1d-92
Fatty Acids, Free P2.5
Colour, Lovibond PORIM 4.1
Oil, Vegetable for colour only Colour Cc 13b-45
Colour, Lovibond Red Cc 13e-92**
Oil, Olive Fatty acid composition Ch 2-91 (ICE 2-66 ISP 5508)
Sterols Ch 6-91 (ISO 12228:1999)
Triglycerides AOCS Ce 5b-89 (ECN42)
Chlorophyll AOCS Ch 4-91
Ultraviolet light (UV) Ch 5-91
Oils, Specialty Fatty acid composition AOCS Ce 1b-89
Moisture AOCS Ca 2b-38
Anisidine value AOCS Cd 18-90
Iodine value AOCS Cd 1d-92
Peroxide value AOCS Cd 8b-90
Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ca 5a-40
Oil, Soybean Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ca 5a-40
Colour, Lovibond AOCS Cc 13e-92**
Neutral Oil AOCS Ca 9f-57
Oil, Cottonseed Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ca 5a-40
Moisture/Volatiles AOCS Ca 2b-38
Colour, Refined AOCS Cc 13b-45
Colour, Bleaching AOCS 8a-52
Soap AOCS Cc 17-95
Oil, Soybean (hydrogenated) Fatty acids, trans AOCS Cd 14-95 (IR Detn)
AOCS Ce 1f-96 (GC Detn)
Oil, Marine Moisture AOCS Ca 2b-38
Anisidine value AOCS Cd 18-90
Iodine value AOCS Cd 1d-92
Peroxide value AOCS Cd 8b-90
Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ca 5a-40
Insoluble impurities AOCS Ca 3a-46
Oil, Marine, Fatty Acid Profile Only Fatty acid composition AOCS Ce 1b-89
Oil Phosphorus AOCS Ca 12-55
Oil, Vegetable for Trace Metals Copper, Iron & Nickel AOCS Ca 18-79
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depends on series. Inquire of provider for cost
Regularly operated Yes (Depends on series. Inquire of provider.)
Year of first operation Varies. Some series are 85 years old; others new
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS)
P.O.Box 61803, 2710 So. Boulder Dr.
61802 Urbana, Illinois
United States

Phone: +1-217-359-2344
Fax: +1-217-351-8091
Web: http://www.aocs.org http://www.aocs.org
Dawn Shepard
Phone: +1-217-693-4810
Fax: +1-217-351-8091
Email: dawns@aocs.org dawns@aocs.org
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United States, Mr George W. Latimer, Jr.. Mr George W. Latimer, Jr..
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21