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Animal Feeds Scheme - (AFPS)

EPTIS factsheet 138105 | Last revision 2017-03-15 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts138105 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts138105

PT provider
PT provider LGC Standards Proficiency Testing LGC Standards Proficiency Testing
Based in United Kingdom
Language(s)
Remarks
Keywords
Product groups Agriculture
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Microbiology
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Animal proximate analysis in wet pet food Ash insoluble in hydrochloric acid -
Crude ash -
Crude fat -
Crude fibre -
Crude protein -
Moisture -
Starch -
Sugars -
Animal feed minerals and elements Arsenic -
Calcium -
Magnesium -
Potassium -
Sodium -
Cadmium -
Lead -
Copper -
Zinc -
Chloride -
Selenium -
Mercury -
Manganese -
Cobalt -
Iron -
Phosphorus -
Chromium -
Animal feed minerals and trace elements in Permix Arsenic -
Cadmium -
Calcium -
Chloride -
Chromium -
Cobalt -
Copper -
Iron -
Lead -
Magenesium -
Manganese -
Mercury -
Phosphorus -
Potassium -
Selenium -
Sodium -
Zinc -
Animal feed Mycotoxin Ochratoxin -
Aflatoxin B1 -
Aflatoxin B2 -
Aflatoxin G1 -
Aflatoxin G2 -
Total Aflatoxin -
Animal feed proximate analysis Starch -
Crude fibre -
Moisture -
Acid detergent fibre (ADF) -
Crude protein -
Crude ash -
Ash insoluble in hydrochloric acid -
Crude fat -
Sugars -
Pepsin protein digestibility (PPD) -
Neutral Detergent Fibre (NDF) -
Animal feed Salmonella Salmonella species presence/absence -
Animal feed Listeria monocytogenes Listeria monocytogenes presence/absence -
Animal feed Listeria Listeria presence/absence -
Animal feed E.coli 0157 E.coli 0157 presence/absence -
Animal feed Clostridium perfringens Clostridium perfringens, enumeration -
Animal feed Clostridium Clostridium species enumeration -
Animal feed indicator organisms Total Viable count -
Yeast count -
Mould count -
Enterobacteriaceae count -
Escherichia coli count -
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

Accredited by UKAS on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043 Please see current application form and scheme description for accredited and non-accredited status of test materials and analytes.

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depending on samples taken
Regularly operated Yes (4 rounds per annum)
Year of first operation 2010
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
LGC Standards Proficiency Testing
1 Chamberhall Business Park, Chamberhall Green,
BL9 0AP Bury Lancashire
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)161 762 2500
Fax: +44 (0)161 762 2501
Web: http://www.lgcstandards.com http://www.lgcstandards.com
Mr Savvas Xystouris
Phone: +44 (0)161 762 2500
Fax: +44 (0)161 762 2501
Email: savvas.xystouris@lgcgroup.com savvas.xystouris@lgcgroup.com
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in United Kingdom, Mr Savvas Xystouris. Mr Savvas Xystouris.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21