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As an international professional organization, we

  • provide current and emerging information and disseminate research results in oils, fats, lipids, proteins, surfactants and related materials, through our meetings, publications, and web presence;
  • develop and uphold methods of analysis used in global trade and research, conduct proficiency testing, provide reference materials, and coordinate with other standards developers including ISO and Codex Alimentarius;
  • facilitate and strengthen interactions among professionals through meetings, specialized interest groups and other networking opportunities; and,
  • collaborate with other scientific societies and related organizations to promote the advancement of science.

About AOCS
March 2018


A magazine providing international news on fats, oils, surfactants, detergents, and related materials that features articles written by globally recognized industry leaders.

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AOCS Membership

AOCS is the preeminent scientific organization serving the field of fats, oils and lipids by:

  • Building scientific community:
    AOCS brings together individuals and organizations through its membership, meetings, and regional, special interest and online communities
  • Cultivating thought leadership:
    AOCS works with the top minds in the field to identiry the most important topics and share expertise through INFORM magazine, journals, meetings and an informal online communty
  • Helping labs and scientist achieve the highest quality standards:
    AOCS offers rigorous methods and testing to ensure quality and compliance

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