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Fruit Juice - East Africa {EAC} PT scheme

[Fruit Juice - East Africa {EAC} PT scheme]

EPTIS factsheet 489736 | Last revision 2018-06-05 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts489736 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts489736

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, they 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 2018. The PT sample will be sent to participants in September 2018. The PT rest portions will be available for USD 50 + Courier charges. Interested Laboratories can send their request or any inquiry through Email: habakuki.kalebo@tbs.go.tz
Product groups Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
pH PH Meter
Acidty as citric acid Titrimetric
Vitamin C Titrimetric / HPLC
Brix (Total soluble solids) Refractometer
Copper (Cu) AAS/ICP
Lead (Pb) AAS/ICP
Arsenic (As) AAS/ICP
Iron (Fe) AAS/ICP
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 laboratories
Number of participants 25 -45 participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Operating as per 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 220 $
Regularly operated Yes (Annually )
Year of first operation 2017
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