Laboratory Capacity Building for the Determination of Toxic Contaminants in Seafood

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Laboratory Capacity Building for the Determination of Toxic Contaminants in Seafood

Publication Number

APEC#212-CT-01.10

Published Date

July 2012

Type of Publication

Reports

Publications Under

CTI Sub-Fora & Industry Dialogues Groups, Sub-Committee on Standards and Conformance(SCSC)

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Pages

35

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Description

This report provides a summary of the APEC project, “Laboratory Capacity Building for the
Determination of Toxic Contaminants in Seafood”. Its aim was to develop and strengthen the laboratory capacity of food inspection laboratories within APEC economies to measure toxic and essential elements like arsenic (As), cadmium (Cd), iron (Fe), and zinc (Zn) in seafood for domestic consumption and for export purposes.

1. Background
2. Workshop
3. APEC PT Program
4. Concluding Workshop
5. Conclusions
Annexes