Announcement of PT: NRL/PT- Peanut/2021/AFL-1

Proficiency testing program in peanut homogenate for aflatoxins analysis

The National Referral Laboratory at ICAR-National Research Centre for Grapes, Pune (an ISO 17043:2010 accredited PT provider) is pleased to announce the Proficiency Testing (PT) programme for analysis of aflatoxins residues in peanut homogenate. 

The interested laboratories are requested to register within the deadline mentioned in the specific guideline document along with the payment details. Registration form without the payment details will not be accepted. The Test Item (peanut homogenate, approx.100 g) will be shipped to the "Address for shipment of test items" mentioned in the registration form. 

Note: Please read carefully the general and specific guidelines before registration. Shipment of PT test items will be initiated only after confirmation on payment against registration and shipment charges. 

Activity and dead line

Activity Dead line
Opening of Registration 1st July 2021
Deadline for Registration 18thJuly 2021
Shipment of the Test Item 24th-30th July 2021
Deadline for receiving Test Item by the laboratory 1st August 2021
Deadline for receiving the result from the laboratory 10th August 2021
Preliminary PT Report 20th August 2021
Tentative date for Final Report 20th October 2021

For details; please refer the attachments

PT - General guidelines
PT - Specific guidelines
Registration form
Target list of analytes
Acknowledgement form
Test report format
Customer compliant
Feedback Form

For Further queries, please contact

Dr. Ahammed Shabeer TP

National Referral Laboratory

ICAR-NRC for Grapes, Pune

Phone: 02026956091 Mobile: 8698267996