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Table 2 Summary of FAPAS® Proficiency Testing Program during 2012–2018

From: Comparison of aflatoxins contamination levels in betel nuts (Areca catechu L.) imported from Asian countries

S. no. Test no. Commodity Z-score Total aflatoxins (µg/kg)
Assigned value Lab. value
1 04328/2018 Rice 0.9 9.61 11.55
2 04203/2017 Rice 1.2 9.95 12.69
3 04250/2014 Maize 1.6 11.20 15.07
4 04216/2013 Maize 0.3 7.99 8.6
5 04188/2012 Rice − 0.2 23.00 21.93
  1. FAPAS Food Analysis Performance Assessment Scheme