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Guidelines for Heavy Metals

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#1 MFSC

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 02:59 PM

Good Morning;

It has been requested by a customer that we send out samples of our onions and carrots to test for Heavy Metals- Arsenic, Cadmium, Lead and Mercury specifically.   We are a Canadian Company but also sell to the United States.

 

I cannot find a good reference or guideline. Can anyone send some links or papers that might be of assistance. 


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#2 Scampi

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 04:22 PM

Health Canada sets the levels

http://www.hc-sc.gc....ectives-eng.php


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#3 CMHeywood

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Posted 22 March 2017 - 03:42 PM

USA:  https://www.fda.gov/...minants/Metals/


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