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ptMYS1 Mycotoxin-Screening: Aflatoxins, Ochratoxin A, Deoxynivalenol, Zearalenon and Fumonisins in Breakfast Cereals (Muesli with corn and/or other cereal products, almonds and dried fruits)

EPTIS factsheet 640468 | Last revision 2020-01-08 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts640468 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts640468

PT provider
PT provider DLA - Proficiency Tests GmbH DLA - Proficiency Tests GmbH
Based in Germany
Language(s) English
Remarks All Mycotoxin-PTs (qualitative + quantitative) - Accredited Programs - - 2 different samples with "positive" or "negative" contents - qualitative evaluation: agreement pos/neg. in relation to EU Maximum Levels (EU/VO 1881/2006) - quantitative evaluation by z-scores Mycotoxin-Screening: There are two different samples A and B with the parameters. The matrix is breakfast cereals (ground). One of these samples contains ingredients with a natural content of the respective mycotoxins. Sample weight: 2 Samples 200 g each
Product groups Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Muesli (2 items) Aflatoxins e.g. ELISA / LFD / HPLC / LC-MS
Deoxynivalenol (DON) e.g. ELISA / LFD / HPLC / LC-MS
Fumonisins e.g. ELISA / LFD / HPLC / LC-MS
Ochratoxin A (OTA) e.g. ELISA / LFD / HPLC / LC-MS
Zearalenone (ZON) e.g. ELISA / LFD / HPLC / LC-MS
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants 10-20
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by DAkkS on the basis of DIN EN ISO/IEC 17043

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee
Regularly operated Yes (yearly)
Year of first operation 2019
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
DLA - Proficiency Tests GmbH
Hauptstr. 80
23845 Oering

Phone: +49-171-1954375
Fax: +49-4102-9944976
Web: http://www.dla-lvu.de http://www.dla-lvu.de
Dr. Matthias Besler-Scharf
Phone: +49-171-1954375
Fax: +49-4102-9944976
Email: proficiency-testing@dla-lvu.de proficiency-testing@dla-lvu.de
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Germany, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21