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ptALM1 (2022) ALM-Verification Hazelnut: 5 Samples containing roasted Hazelnuts in Chocolate-Matrix (levels: 0,50 / 2,5 / 5,0 / 12,5 / 25 mg/kg), allergenic material: mixture of at least 4 hazelnut varieties

EPTIS factsheet 912612 | Last revision 2021-12-22 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts912612 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts912612

PT provider
PT provider DLA - Proficiency Tests GmbH DLA - Proficiency Tests GmbH
Based in Germany
Language(s) English
Remarks Action Level Matrix- ALM Verification A Set of 5 Samples of an Allergen in a Specific Matrix is provided for qualitative determination as well as a „Blank Sample“ (Matrix). The allergen levels of the calibration row range from 1/10 to at least twice the Action Level 1 (VITAL concept 3.0) and judgment value of the German Commission ALTS/ALS. Valuation of PT-results is qualitative in Scores of 1-5 (Score 3 = Action Level successfully identified). Quantitative results will be reported for information. The analytical methods are optional.
Product groups Food and drink
Testing fields Analytical chemistry
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Chocolate (6 items) Hazelnut (Allergen) e.g. ELISA / LFD / PCR / LC-MS
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants 10-20
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee
Regularly operated Yes (yearly (with different allergens))
Year of first operation 2017
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