Announcement of dates for PTs, workshop and training

Wednesday 06 Mar 19


Kgs. Lyngby March 6th 2019


Dear NRLs,

We are pleased to announce dates for this year’s PTs and for the annual workshop. We are also pleased to announce that we will have a three day training course later this year.



This year we plan to organise three PTs; one covering feed and two covering food. The PTs and important dates are:



Shipment of samples

Submission of results

EURL-MN PT-2019-01

As, iAs, Cd, Pb, Hg and I (optional) in seaweed meal

April 16 2019

May 20 2019

June 21 2019

EURL-MN PT-2019-02

Cd, Pb and NO3 in vegetable based baby food

July 19 2019

August 19 2019

September 2019

EURL-MN PT-2019-03

Cd, Pb, Hg, Cu and Ni in offal

April 16 2019

May 20 2019

June 21 2019



The annual EURL-MN will be held in Copenhagen October 23-24 2019.


Training – determination of inorganic arsenic by HPLC-ICPMS

The EURL-MN invites members of the EURL-MN network to a training on the determination of inorganic arsenic in feed and food by HPLC-ICPMS.

The training is held September 9-12 2019 at DTU, Lyngby, Denmark.

The training is open to maximum ten participants. Participants are selected based on their need for training, availability of suitable instrumentation at the NRL and/or performance in EURL-MN PTs.

Participation is free of charged and costs of travel and hotel is reimbursed.

More information on the training will be send mid-April 2019.




Kind regards,

Jens J. Sloth