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- module tea and spices

Two difficult and unique commodities (according to SANTE/11945/2015) are included:

          tea (black tea, green tea, herbal tea, fruit tea, rooibos tea, etc.)
          spices (pepper, curry powder, paprika powder, etc.)

The module tea and spices covers

  • all in all a minimum of 150 pesticides within a period of five years.
  • 25-35 pesticides in each test material.
  • one test (one test material) per year.
rp_module_tea_and_spices Archive P1508-RT Archive P1614-RT Scope rolling proof


Herbal tea is provided as test material in 2017. Neither the identity nor the exact number of pesticides are announced in advance. 

The scope of pesticides of rolling proof - module tea and spices is defined here.

Expected time schedule in 2016:

  • Please register before
    June 30, 2017
  • Dispatch of samples:
    September 18, 2017
  • Deadline for reporting results:
    October 4, 2017

Terms and prices:

Laboratories are free to join rolling proof at any time.

rolling proof is ready for booking either as a package or test by test. If rolling proof is booked as a package, a discount of 5 % is granted.

     Regular price per commodity/test:        760 €
     Regular annual fee (1 test):                 760 €
     Discount of 5 % per test:                     - 38 €

     Annual fee (5-year package, 1 test):   722 €
     Total fee (5-year package, 5 tests):    3610 €

Payment of the packages is performed on an annual basis. An early termination of the packages is also possible. The granted discount then has to be compensated.




Note: PROOF-ACS reserves the right to cancel tests in case of less than ten participants.