Current Fapas Food Microbiology (Fepas) Programme - Page 14

Fapas Food Microbiology Detection Tests For each proficiency test in detection participants will receive 2 samples, either each equivalent to 25 g or 10 g after reconstitution or two swabs. Campylobacter spp. Each of the chicken tests for Campylobacter spp. will also include a trial enumeration, free of charge. dispatch date test details dd/mm/yyyy code matrix analyte approx. quantity 08/05/2017 M222d17φ chicken Campylobacter spp. equivalent to 2 x 25 g + 1 x enumeration sample 04/09/2017 M225d17 milk powder Campylobacter spp. equivalent to 2 x 25 g 30/10/2017 M227d17φ chicken Campylobacter spp. equivalent to 2 x 25 g + 1 x enumeration sample Footnotes φ includes a trial enumeration – chicken matrix, free of charge (Please note that this not currently covered in our schedule of accreditation) Cronobacter (Enterobacter) sakazakii For this proficiency test participants will receive 2 samples each equivalent to 10 g after reconstitution. dispatch date 14 test details dd/mm/yyyy code matrix analyte approx. quantity 27/02/2017 M220d20 infant formula Cronobacter (Enterobacter) sakazakii equivalent to 2 x 10 g 26/02/2018 M230d20 infant formula Cronobacter (Enterobacter) sakazakii equivalent to 2 x 10 g