Science & Research
Volume IV - 5.7 Sample Results, Evaluation, and Reporting
Orientation and Training
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Section 5 - Pesticides Analysis
|EFFECTIVE DATE: 10/01/2003||REVISED: 02/14/2013|
To evaluate gas chromatograms and identify pesticide residues.
- Under the trainer's observation, put the correct GC instrumentation into operation for multiresidue determination of the previously prepared samples.
- Submit daily chromatograms demonstrating proper analyte separation and instrumentation sensitivity, according to laboratory SOP.
- Inject the correct volumes of the prepared samples. With trainer assistance, evaluate, identify, and quantify residues, and report results.
- U.S. Food & Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Plant, Dairy Foods and Beverages. Makovi, C. M. (Ed.), McMahon, B. M. (Ed. Emerita). (1994). Pesticide analytical manual-multiresidue methods (3rd ed., Vol. I, Appendix I, PESTDATA, updated October 1999). R.O.W. Sciences, Inc.
- FACTS reporting manual.
- Pesticide Glossary.