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Proficiency testing on milk products

EPTIS factsheet 130688 | Last revision 2019-04-09 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts130688 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts130688

PT provider
PT provider Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO) - Department Technology and Food Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO) - Department Technology and Food
Based in Belgium
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Milk, raw Protein Infrared Spectrometry
Kjeldahl (ISO 8968-1/IDF 20-1)
Fat Infrared Spectrometry
Röse-Gottlieb (ISO 1211/IDF 1)
Dry matter Dry-Method (102°C)
Freezing point Infrared Spectrometry
Cryoscopy (ISO 5764/IDF 108)
Coliforms (total) ISO 4832
Purity Filtration
Flora (total) Bactoscan
Plate count method (ISO 4833)
Antibiotics Delvotest T
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants milk control labs and dairy industry
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims characterisation of reference materials
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by Belac on the basis of ISO 17043 for part of the parameters

Designated by Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain, Belgium on the basis of Administrative agreement

Operation is commissioned / requested by Ministry of Agriculture, sectoral committee
Fees and frequency
Participation fee
Regularly operated Yes (weekly to monthly, depending on tested property)
Year of first operation before 1985
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO) - Department Technology and Food
Brusselsesteenweg 370
9090 Melle
Belgium

Phone: +32 9 2723000
Fax:
Web: http://www.ilvo.vlaanderen.be http://www.ilvo.vlaanderen.be
Mrs. Hadewig Werbrouck
Phone: +32 9 2723018
Fax:
Email: hadewig.werbrouck@ilvo.vlaanderen.be hadewig.werbrouck@ilvo.vlaanderen.be
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Belgium, Mr Rudy Van Cleuvenbergen. Mr Rudy Van Cleuvenbergen.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21