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Animal feed

[East Africa Proficiency Testing Scheme]

EPTIS factsheet 151401 | Last revision 2019-08-20 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts151401 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts151401

PT provider
PT provider KEBS, Kenya Bureau of Standards KEBS, Kenya Bureau of Standards
Based in Kenya
Language(s) English
Remarks Cost is USD 220, registration is open from 1st June to 30th July every year. Samples are sent out in early September to registered participants. Limited PT rest portions available at a cost of USD 50 plus courrier charges.
Product groups Agriculture
Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Poultry feed Calcium Customer stated
Crude fibre Customer stated
Moisture Customer stated
Phosphorus Customer stated
Crude protein Customer stated
Ash, total Customer stated
Crude fat Customer stated
Ash, acid insoluble Customer stated
Zinc (Zn) Customer stated
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants All laboratories involved in animal feed analysis worldwide, there is no geographical restrictions
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 30 - 50
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Operating according to ISO 17043:2010 and recognised by the East African Community (EAC)

Operation is commissioned / requested by East Africa Community (EAC)
Fees and frequency
Participation fee USD 220
Regularly operated Yes (Yearly)
Year of first operation 2005
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
KEBS, Kenya Bureau of Standards
P.O.Box 54974, Popo Road off Mombasa road
00200 Nairobi

Phone: +254 20 6948446 / 6948000
Fax: +254 20 604031 (or -609660)
Web: http://www.kebs.org http://www.kebs.org
Mr. Anthony Irungu
Phone: +254 20 6948446 / 6948000
Fax: +254 20 604031 (or -609660)
Email: irungu@kebs.org irungu@kebs.org
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Kenya, Mr Donald Masuku. Mr Donald Masuku.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21