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Analysis of Seafood Reference Materials: RM 8256, RM 8257, RM 8258 and RM 8259

Published

Author(s)

Debra Ellisor, Benjamin Place, Melissa M. Phillips, James H. Yen

Abstract

NIST Reference Material (RM) 8256 Wild-caught Coho Salmon, RM 8257 Aquacultured Coho Salmon, RM 8258 Wild-caught Shrimp and RM 8259 Aquacultured Shrimp were generated for use in authentication, nutrition and food safety-related determinations of crude fat and fatty acids. Each unit consists of two jars containing 6 to 8 g of fresh frozen powder homogenate. RMs of the same type (e.g. fish or shellfish) can be used individually or in tandem for comparative studies. This publication documents the sourcing, measurement results and statistical analysis employed in characterizing each material.
Citation
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 260-214
Report Number
260-214

Keywords

Fatty acids, food safety, total protein, salmon, seafood, shrimp

Citation

Ellisor, D. , Place, B. , Phillips, M. and Yen, J. (2021), Analysis of Seafood Reference Materials: RM 8256, RM 8257, RM 8258 and RM 8259, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], https://doi.org/10.6028/NIST.SP.260-214, https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=932705 (Accessed September 23, 2022)
Created August 30, 2021, Updated January 4, 2022