25 No. 4
July - August 2003
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of Analysis and Sampling of Food Products
Inter-Agency Meeting (IAM) of international organizations
working in the field of food product analysis and sampling
and associated quality assurance measures was held in Budapest,
Hungary, in November 2002. The aim of the IAM is to promote
cooperation among organizations working in this sector and
to support the needs of the Codex Alimentarius Commission.
The IAM provides a unique opportunity for these organizations
to discuss common problems and to harmonize their approaches.
the major subjects discussed at the meeting were the following:
of actions taken by Codex in response to the results of
the 14th IAM meeting and other actions by Codex affecting
of IAM’s role and involvement in issues relating to
quality assurance in food analysis
of proficiency testing
AOAC project on developing an electronic compendium of analytical
report on the meeting by Dr.
A. Fajgelj, IUPAC representative, can be read online at
the link below.
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