- Publication date
- 30 January 2013
Total Ced, Pb, As, Hg and Sn in Feed pre-mixes
IMEP-36: Total Cd, Pb, As, Hg, and Sn in Feed pre-mixes
The IMEP-36 exercise focuses on the analysis of total cadminum, lead, arsenic, mercury and tin in feed pre-mixes. This interlaboratory comparison runs in parallel to IMEP-114, where only appointed National Reference Laboratories can take part.
IMEP-36 exercise is open to all laboratories.
The cost of this interlaboratory comparison is EUR 320 per registration
Test materials and analytes
The test material to be analysed is feed pre-mix contained in a glass bottle. Each participant will receive one bottle. The measurands are total Cd, Pb, As, Hg and Sn in feed pre-mix.
General outline of the exercise
Participants are requested to perform 1-3 independent analyses using the method of their choice, and to report the mean, its expanded uncertainty, and the coverage factor k. Detailed instructions will be sent together with the sample.
|Reporting of results:||Deadline 15/09/2012|
|Reporting to participants:||End of November 2012|
|Sample dispatch:||Second week of July 2012|