American Proficiency Institute (API)
API offers PT programs for labs performing microbiology and chemistry analyses on food products. Participants can select from a variety of programs and matrices to match the testing performed at their facility. The enrolment fee includes up to three shipments per year, easy-to-understand confidential evaluation reports comparing your performance to other laboratories, and extra report copies sent to any management personnel who require them.
API is accredited by A2LA to provide proficiency testing for select food microbiology and food chemistry analytes according to the requirements of ISO/IEC 17043:2010