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ISO Develops and Reviews Standards for Foodstuffs and Milk

October 13, 2016

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is developing and reviewing standards specific for foodstuffs and milk products.

The standard, ISO/DIS 18787 Foodstuffs - Determination of water activity, is being developed by committee, ISO/TC 34 Food products. The standard is currently in stage 40.20 DIS ballot initiated: 12 weeks as of September 2, 2016.

On the other hand, the standard ISO 17678:2010 (IDF 202:2010) Milk and milk products - Determination of milk fat purity by gas chromatographic analysis of triglycerides (Reference method) is being reviewed for revision as of September 1, 2016.

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