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The principle aims of the workshop were to identify individual research and technology development (RTD) needs related to standards, measurement and testing (SMT) of the food and feed processing industry, and to advise the EC Directorate General XII for Science, Research and Development of the needs related to future research of Theme I of the SMT programme, intended for the preparation Framework V. Contributions were received via either personal attendance at the workshop or via a questionnaire. They identified research priorities in the food and feed processing sectors in relation to written standards, the quality of products and services and the fight against fraud, with particular reference to analytical methods, sensors and automation and certified reference materials (CRMs). This report summarizes their findings.

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Authors: PIMBLEY D, Leatherhead Food Research Association (GB);SLACK P T, Leatherhead Food Research Association (GB);LEES M, Eurofins, Nantes (FR);BOENKE A, CEC Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 18530 EN (1998) 51pp., free of charge
Availability: Available from the European Commission, DG XII-C-5, 200 rue de la Loi, B-1049 Bruxelles (BE)
ISBN: ISBN 92-828-4496-X
Record Number: 199811373 / Last updated on: 1998-11-10
Original language: en
Available languages: en