The Inter-Agency Meeting (IAM)
A series of meetings of International Organizations working in the field of methods of analysis and sampling of food products and associated quality assurance measures.
24th Inter-Agency Meeting (IAM-24)
BackgroundThe aim of the Inter-Agency Meeting (IAM) is to promote co-operation between international organizations (INGOs and IGOs) working on methods of analysis and sampling and the associated quality assurance measures, and to support the needs of the Codex Alimentarius Commission. The Commisssion is an inter-governmental organizations considers and sets standards for food products in international trade. Standards may address compositional , additive or contaminant issues. In addition, the Commission elaborates methods of analysis and sampling to "enforce" such standards.
The IAM provides a unique opportunity for those organizations working in the food analysis sector to discuss common problems and the opportunities to harmonize approaches to be ulitmate benefit of the users of the products of organziations working in the area of analytical methods.
The Inter-Agency Meeting:
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SecretariatThe Secretariat is currenlty held by AOCS.
For futhur information, please contact:
Dr. Richard Cantrill
AOCS Technical Director
2710 S. Boulder Dr.
Urbana, IL 61802-6996 USA
Phone: +1 217-693-4830
Fax: +1 217-693-4874
|Visit http://association.moniqa.org/workshops/laboratory_control_budapest_2012 for details about the IAM/MoniQA workshop.|