Publications

Analytical scientists: Section Editor opportunity opens at Journal of AOAC INTERNATIONAL

May 22, 2020

The Journal of AOAC INTERNATIONAL is seeking a section editor for the Drug Formulations section. The qualified applicant should: have an employment situation which allows him/her time to perform Journal duties have […]

RI Test Kit Certification

AOAC INTERNATIONAL activates accelerated program to evaluate test kits for detecting coronavirus on surfaces

May 18, 2020

Emergency Response Validation Project will streamline expert review of SARS-CoV-2 Virus Test Kits ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND, USA, May 18, 2020 — AOAC INTERNATIONAL today announced the launch of a project to […]

Governance and policies, Annual Meeting, Analytical Methods Week

AOAC coronavirus update

March 18, 2020

Updated May 12, 2020 To our AOAC Members and Community, As public health measures take effect in the United States and around the world, many normal business operations are being […]

Awards

Nyssa Hewitt wins 2020 Harvey W. Wiley Award Student Scholarship

May 21, 2020

AOAC INTERNATIONAL is pleased to announce that Nyssa Hewitt, an analytical chemistry student at University of Waikato in New Zealand, has been selected as the winner of the 2020 Harvey […]

Cannabis, Lab Proficiency Testing

Cannabis program new working group examining potential role for AOAC in proficiency testing

May 18, 2020

AOAC INTERNATIONAL is launching a new working group under the Cannabis Analytical Science Program (CASP). This new working group will focus on identifying areas in cannabis where laboratory proficiency testing […]

Food Authenticity & Fraud

Voting on the Food Authenticity/Fraud Targeted & Non-Targeted Testing Standard Method Performance Requirements (SMPRs) is now open!

May 13, 2020

The deadline date for voting is May 26, 2020. Click here to review and vote for the Non-Targeted Testing SMPRs. Click here to review and vote for the Targeted Testing SMPRs.

Publications

Call for Experts for AOAC INTERNATIONAL Editorial Board

May 12, 2020

DEADLINE: June 15, 2020 The AOAC INTERNATIONAL Editorial Board is seeking two members beginning September 17, 2020. AOAC’s Editorial Board consists of AOAC Members who serve as the expert advisory […]

New initiatives

New Initiative for Glyphosate Standards

May 12, 2020

Voluntary Consensus Standard for Determination of Glyphosate, N- acetylglyphosate, Aminomethylphosphonic acid, and N-acetyl- aminomethylphosphonic Acid to address Method Gaps in Food Matrices. Glyphosate is an organophosphate compound – an aminophosphonic […]

Food Authenticity & Fraud

Webinar: Food Authenticity and the AOAC INTERNATIONAL Standards and Methods Development Program

May 4, 2020

How accurately and appropriately are foods and their ingredients represented to the consumer? Join AOAC experts to learn about food authenticity analytical science in a live webcast on Tuesday, June […]

Analytical Methods Week

Analytical Methods Week: Many big steps, and some giant strides forward

May 1, 2020

AOAC’s third Analytical Methods Week delivered First Action Official Method of AnalysisSM approval for eagerly awaited methods for cannabinoids in hemp, flavanols in chocolate, and veterinary drug residues in a […]

Cannabis

High turnout for AOAC scientists’ webinar on hemp testing

April 30, 2020

On March 11, 2020, AOAC’s Cannabis Analytical Science Program Lead Scott Coates joined Dr. Holly Johnson, Chief Science Officer of the American Herbal Products Association, on a well-attended webcast, “Update […]

Analytical Methods Week

AOAC INTERNATIONAL scientists approve confirmatory screening test for detecting veterinary drug residues in foods

April 29, 2020

New Official Method expected to facilitate safety testing of products in the global marketplace Rockville, Maryland, April 30, 2020—AOAC INTERNATIONAL today announced approval of a new First Action Official Methods […]

International Methods

AOAC INTERNATIONAL announces new role in global food safety standards

April 29, 2020

Organization accredited as Administrator for U.S. participation in international standards organization activities for food products Rockville, Maryland, April 29, 2020—AOAC INTERNATIONAL today formally announced that it will be playing a […]

Method Validation, Method Standards

Two new opportunities to work with top experts in your field and support your analytical community

April 29, 2020

Serving on an AOAC Expert Review Panel or Working Group is a unique opportunity to work closely with top experts in your field, expand your visibility, and contribute your unique […]

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