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Analysis of Heavy Metals and Other Elements in Processed Fish and Fish Products

Investigators
Koubek, Jiri
Institutions
EcoChem
Start date
2005
End date
2005
Objective
Total metals (aluminium, arsenic, cadmium, chromium, copper, iron, lead, manganese, mercury, nickel, selenium, tin, thallium and zinc) were measured in food samples by both direct nebulisation ICP-MS, ICP-OES, and AAS-AMA spectrometry, to ensure the best detection limits and accuracy of results. All work was carried out using CAI-accredited methods.
More information
Find more about this project and other FSA food safety-related projects at the Food Standards Agency Research webpage.
Funding Source
Food Standards Agency
Project number
C02058
Categories
Heavy Metals
Chemical Contaminants