June 26, 2024

AOAC Proficiency Testing Programs offered in both Cannabis and Hemp dried flower/biomass matrices have been added to the program’s Scope of Accreditation. These programs provide ready to analyze samples in an actual Hemp or Cannabis Matrix with no spiking required by the participating laboratory. Samples are for the analyses of cannabinoids, terpenes, moisture, water activity, heavy metals, pesticides*, and mycotoxins*. Do not miss out on the next live round being shipped September 23, 2024. Quality Assurance and Educational Samples (QAES) are available for these matrices as well, for QAES samples visit the AOAC online store or contact staff at [email protected]. Complete the enrollment form for PT Rounds to enroll.

*pesticides and mycotoxins are accredited for hemp but still in the process for cannabis matrix.