Official Methods and Recommended Practices of the AOCS, 6th Edition, 3rd printing
Fats, oils and lipid related analytical methods are used in hundreds of laboratories.
The 6th Edition, 3rd printing contains 400 methods critical for processing and trading.
AOCS Validates Methods for MCPD Ester Analysis
A collaborative study conducted by AOCS over the past 12 months with 20 participants from eight countries has validated three indirect methods for characterizing 3-MCPD- (or monochloropropane-1,2-diol), 2-MCPD- and glycidyl-esters in oils and fats. Read more.
- AOCS Official Method Cd 29a-13
2- and 3-MCPD Fatty Acid Esters and Glycidol Fatty Acid Esters in Edible Oils and Fats by Acid Transesterification
- AOCS Official Method Cd 29b-13
Determination of Bound Monochloropropanediol- (MCPD-) and Bound 2,3-epoxy-1-propanol (glycidol-) by Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
- AOCS Official Method Cd 29c-13
Fatty-acid-bound 3-chloropropane-1,2,diol (3-MCPD) and 2,3-epoxi-propane-1-ol (glycidol), Determination in Oils and Fats by GC/MS (Differential Measurement)