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  • September 25, 2019

    2020 Annual Meeting Call for Proposals

    The AOAC INTERNATIONAL Technical Programming Council (TPC) invites all AOAC Members and other interested individuals to submit proposals for the scientific sessions that will be offered at the 134th Annual Meeting […]

  • September 23, 2019

    Annual Meeting 2019 Top Take-Aways

    Top take-aways from the premier gathering for analytical food science Attendance was up 8 percent over the previous year at AOAC’s 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition in September as nearly […]

  • October 17, 2019

    Cannabis Analytical Science Program new focus for 2020

    Following the successful development of three Standard Method Performance Requirements (SMPRs) addressing analytical needs around cannabinoids in plant materials, residual solvents in dried cannabis materials, and Aspergillus in cannabis and […]

  • October 11, 2019

    AOAC INTERNATIONAL and NMKL Announce Collaboration

    Agreement streamlines certification for food scientists and laboratories Rockville, Maryland, October 10, 2019—AOAC INTERNATIONAL and the Nordic Committee on Food Analysis (NMKL) have signed an Agreement of Cooperation that will […]