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AOCS Laboratory Proficiency Program: For Grains, Oilseeds and Their Meals

EPTIS factsheet 121331 | Last revision 2013-06-07 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts121331 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts121331

PT provider
PT provider American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS)
Based in United States
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Agriculture
Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Meal, Soybean Ash AOCS Ba 5a-49
Moisture AOCS Ba 2a-38
Nitrogen, total AOCS Ba 4d-90
Oil (Petroleum Ether) AOCS Ba 3-38
Fibre, Crude AOCS Ba 6-84
Urease activity AOCS Ba 9-58
Cottonseed Moisture AOCS Aa 3-38
Nitrogen, total AOCS Aa 5-91 or Ba 4e-93
Oil AOCS Aa 4-38
Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Aa 6-38
Foreign Matter AOCS Aa 2-38
Meal, Oilseed Moisture AOCS Ba 2a-38
Nitrogen, total AOCS Ba 4d-90
Oil (Petroleum Ether) AOCS Ba 3-38
Fibre, Crude AOCS Ba 6-84
Soybeans Moisture AOCS Ac 2-41
Nitrogen, total AOCS Ac 4-91 or Ba 4e-93
Oil AOCS Ac 3-44
Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ac 5-41
Fibre, Crude AOCS Ba 6-84
Peanuts Moisture AOCS Ab 2-49
Nitrogen, total AOCS Ab 2-49
Oil AOCS Ab 3-49
Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ab 5-49
Foreign Matter AOCS Ab 1-49
Seed, Mixed Nitrogen, total AOCS Ai 4-91 or Ba 4e-93
Chlorophyll AOCS Ak 2-92
Fatty Acids, Free AOCS Ac 5-41
Foreign Matter AOCS Ai 1-80
Glucosinolates AOCS Ak 1-92
Moisture/Volatiles AOCS Ai 2-75
Oil, clean seed basis AOCS Ai 3-75
Oil, Palm Cloud point P4.3
Melting Point, Slip P4.2
Iodine value AOCS Cd 1d-92
Fatty Acids, Free P2.5
Colour, Lovibond P4.1
Oil, Vegetable for colour only Colour AOCS Cc 13b-45
Colour, Lovibond Red AOCS Cc 13e-92**
Oil, Olive Fatty acid composition AOCS Ch 2-91(ICE 2-66 ISP 5508)
Sterols AOCS Ch 6-91(ISO 12228:1999)
Triglycerides AOCS Ce 5b-89 (ECN42)
Chlorophyll AOCS Ch 4-91
Ultraviolet light (UV) AOCS 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, Vegetable for GC Fatty acid composition AOCS Ce 1-62
Iodine value AOCS Cd 1c-85**
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 validation of testing methods
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depends on series. Contact provider for cost.
Regularly operated Yes (4-8 per subscription year. Address inquiries AOCS)
Year of first operation
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