Sign-up sheet. The chairs will include everyone in the email distribution list to receive future subgroup updates.
2. Ongoing Collaborative Studies
AOAC Collaborative Study: nDATA (non-Target Data Acquisition for Target Analysis)
Workflow for Screening Pesticides in Fruits and Vegetables by Jon Wong, FDA and Jian Wang, CFIA.
3.Topics of Discussion
Pesticides in cannabis
A very active AOAC cannabis working group. Cannabis symposium on Saturday 9/7. Check AOAC website for more information regarding the workgroup progress.
Future collaborative study on glyphosate
Many methodologies available
There were 10 attendees at last year’s AOAC meeting expressed interest in participating in the collab. study. Need study director(s)!
Acid herbicides methods
There are currently no AOAC official methods available. The community definitely have a strong interest in having a standardized method.
Dicamba agriculture crisis during the past three years: method needs to include Dicamba and its two major metabolites due to the short half-life of Dicamba. Eight labs at last year’s meeting had some experience in acid herbicides analysis.
Method candidates/representative matrix to be studied?
4. Chinese study update: Multi-Residues Screening Method for 765 Pesticides in Fruits and Vegetables
Chinese Academy Inspection and Quarantine, P.R. China