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This report describes the preparation of animal feed certified for its organochlorine pesticides content (CRM 115). After enrichment of an uncontaminated basic animal feed with pure pesticides dissolved in oil, the homogeneity and stability were determined with respect to the contents of organochlorine pesticides. The analytical techniques used in the certification are summarised. All individual results are reported and discussions on their analyses are made.

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Authors: MAIER E A, CEC Bruxelles (BE);TUINSTRA L G M, RIKILT-DLO, Wageningen (NL);ROOS A H, RIKILT-DLO, Wageningen (NL)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 16889 EN (1996) 57pp., FS, free of charge
Availability: Available from the Measurements and Testing Programme Office, European Commission, DG XII, 200 rue de la Loi, B-1049 Bruxelles (BE)
ISBN: ISBN 92-827-7411-2; ISSN
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