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 Contact person in the laboratory:

 Olga Pazmiño

 Email of contact person:

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 Mandate of the Laboratory:

 AGROCALIDAD, is the government agency under the Ministry of   Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MAGAP) , which main role is to r   regulate and control agricultural health and food safety in the country.

 Role in the farm-to-fork chain:

 The Laboratory of Pollution of Agricultural Products, offers analysis of   pesticide residues , to external customers in the agricultural sector of   the country and for support internal activities of AGROCALIDAD,   including programs for surveillance, prevention and control of food.

 National Reference Laboratory:


 Type of contaminants analysed:

 Pesticides organochlorine, organophosphorous, pirethroides,   carbamates, ditiocarbamates and others.

 Matrices analysed:

 Fruits, vegetables , cereals , milk , oil, flour , water, soil , etc

 Combination matrices and contaminants

 Fruits, vegetables , cereals , milk , oil, flour , water, soil , etc./Pesticides

 Description of validated method used:

 AOAC, DFG, G. Zweig, EPA.

 Laboratory accredited according to


 Provision of interpretation of residue
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 Laboratory certified according to GLP:


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