DS/EN 15517:2008

Foodstuffs - Determination of trace elements - Determination of inorganic arsenic in seaweed by hydride generation atomic absorption spectrometry (HGAAS) after acid extraction


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Subject:
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Scope

This document specifies a procedure for the determination of hydrochloric acid (gastric acid concentration) extractable inorganic arsenic in seaweed. Collaborative studies have been carried out (Annex A). The method is suitable for the determination of inorganic arsenic not less than 1 mg/kg and below 100 mg/kg on a dry weight basis. The amount of inorganic arsenic is considered to be that part determined by the procedure described in this document.

Number of pages: 20

Published: 2008-05-07

Date of approval: 2008-04-03

International relationships : EN 15517:2008 IDT

ICS: 67.050 - General methods of tests and analysis for food products

Item number: M212959


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 275/WG 10

Danish committee

DS/S-291