New York State Proficiency Split Samples. Christina Angell Laboratory Evaluation Officer NYS Agriculture & Markets. NYS Proficiency Split samples. What is a Split Sample? A sample made in large batches- dispensed into individual samples for your testing. Split Preparation.
Laboratory Evaluation Officer
NYS Agriculture & Markets
What is a Split Sample?
ACCREDITED LAB- A LABORATORY THAT HAS MET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PMO/ 2400 FORMS.
CERTIFIED INDUSTRY SUPERVISOR (CIS): AN INDUSTRY SUPERVISOR WHO IS EVALUATED AND LISTED BY A
STATE LEO AS CERTIFIED TO CONDUCT DRUG RESIDUE SCREENING TESTS AT INDUSTRY DRUG RESIDUE SCREENING
SITES FOR PMO, APPENDIX N REGULATORY ACTIONS (CONFIRMATION OF TANKERS, PRODUCER TRACE BACK
AND/OR PERMIT ACTIONS).
When a CIS examines bulk milk tanker milk or its equivalent for Appendix N purposes, a
minimum of eight (8) samples shall be analyzed utilizing the test kit(s) for which that CIS is
certified or approved, or for which the CIS is seeking certification. In general, the milk
samples shall consist of the members of the beta-lactam family, at the safe/tolerance levels,
which the test kit(s) is designed to detect as well as milk samples containing no animal drug
residues. The CIS may misidentify one of the samples and maintain and/or gain certification.
If more than one sample is misidentified, the CIS falls one level of certification. If this
occurs twice consecutively, the CIS is no longer certified or approved (rules for
Recertification of laboratories apply).
Lab name, Analyst last name, Lab number, Analyst number & date.
- example: My Dairy Angell 36111 04 03-14
10 B Airline Drive
Albany, NY 12235