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EAC- Honey PT Scheme

[EAC- Honey PT Scheme]

EPTIS factsheet 151384 | Last revision 2024-05-13 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts151384 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts151384

PT provider
PT provider TBS Tanzania Bureau of Standards TBS Tanzania Bureau of Standards
Based in Tanzania
Language(s) English
Remarks For labs within the East African Community (EAC) region, will pay only 220 US$, while for labs outside the EAC region, they will pay 220 US$ + courier charges. Registration is open until 15th July 2024. Samples will be sent to registered participants in September 2024. PT rest portions will be available at a cost of USD 50 + courier charges.
Product groups Agriculture
Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Ash AOAC (920.181)/ EAS 36:2000
Acidity AOAC (962.19)/ EAS 36:2000
Moisture AOAC 969.38
Density, relative EAS 36:2000
Hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF) AOAC (980.23) / HMIC
Water insoluble matter EAS 36:2000
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants All testing laboratories, There is no restrictions
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims Building Competency of the participating Analytica laboratories
Number of participants 20 - 30 participants per round
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Operating according to ISO 17043:2023 and recognized by the East African Community (EAC)

Operation is commissioned / requested by East Africa Community
Fees and frequency
Participation fee 220 US $
Regularly operated Yes (annually)
Year of first operation 2014
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
TBS Tanzania Bureau of Standards
P.O.Box 9524, Morogoro / Sam Nujoma Roads, Ubungo
Dar es Salaam

Phone: +255 22 2450298 (or -2450206 / 2450949)
Fax: +255 22 2450959
Web: http://www.tbs.go.tz http://www.tbs.go.tz
Mr Habakuki Kalebo
Phone: +255 757 336 391
Fax: +255 22 2450959
Email: habakuki.kalebo@tbs.go.tz habakuki.kalebo@tbs.go.tz
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Tanzania, Mr Donald Masuku. Mr Donald Masuku.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5