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Relevant Accreditation Documents for the Accreditation of laboratories for the testing of specified traits under a performance based approach
During the Ordinary Meeting 2013 in Antalya, Turkey, the proposed ISTA rules for testing of GMO traits (Chapter 19) was adopted. This has come into effect on January 1, 2014.
By following these rules laboratories can become accredited for the testing of GM traits in seed under the performance-based approach.

Relevant accreditation documents:
Principles and Conditions for Laboratory Accreditation under the performance based approach
Performance data evaluation for the presence of seeds with specified traits in seed lots
Performance Data Evaluation for Specified Trait Purity
The ISTA Seed Testing Laboratory Accreditation Standard

All documents are available for download.

Updated: 23.09.2014 (ne)


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