Corporate report

Government Chemist: annual review, 2011

Referee casework, research projects and advisory work carried out by the Government Chemist team.


Government Chemist: annual review, 2011

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Highlights from the referee cases, advisory work and research carried out during the year, including:

  • detailed description of referee analysis cases on aluminium in imported noodles and the presence of nitofurons in seafood
  • the development of new methods for the accurate measurement and identification of chromium species to help ensure the safety of chromium supplements
  • developments in nanotechnology and the need for improved measurements
Published 1 March 2012