Keeping rice healthy - literature review and method development

Summary

This project has four parts: 1 A literature review of arsenic concentrations and species in Australian rice and imported varieties 2 The preparation of a rice certified reference material 3 Development of a robust speciation method for measuring inorganic arsenic concentrations in rice 4: Verification of the use of inductive coupled plasma mass spectrometer to measure total arsenic concentrations in rice varities

Program

Rice

Research Organisation

University Of Canberra

Objective Summary

Objective 1: Literature review Review arsenic concentrations and species in Australian and imported rice varieties Objective2: Prepare a rice certified reference material Objective 3: Develop a robust speciation method for measuring inorganic arsenic concentrations in rice Objective 4: Verification of the use of inductive coupled plasma mass spectrometer to measure total arsenic concentrations in rice varities

Project Code

PRJ-008840

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Project Completion Date

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

RIC-Farm productivity - crop inputs, crop protection and the farming system

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