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UK MONITORING PROGRAMME FOR NITRATE IN LETTUCE AND SPINACH - FS2693

Description
To obtain representative data on nitrate levels in lettuce and spinach. Samples taken will be representative of UK and imported produce. The sampling plan will be based on MAFF document 'UK Monitoring Programme for Nitrate in Lettuce and Spinach'. The results of the Monitoring Programme will be reported to the European Commission as required by Commission Regulation (EC) No. 194/97.
Objective
Ageement of sampling plan with MAFF Collection of samples Samples will be taken according to the instructions in The UK Monitoring Programme for Nitrate in Lettuce and Spinach Samples will be prepared and analysed according to the criteria specified in European Commission Document VI/4800/96 Reporting of analytical results on a regular basis to the survey co-ordinator Reporting of analytical results on a regular basis to MAFF by survey co-ordinator
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1997

To: 1998

Cost: £25,500
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Norfolk County Council
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