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Uganda National Bureau of Standards
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">DUS 365: 2018, Powdered (icing) sugar — Specification, Second Edition.</p>
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Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Icing sugar</p>
Description of Content

This Draft Uganda Standard specifies, requirements, method of test and sampling for white powdered (icing) sugar intended for use in toppings, icings and other sugar content bakery products.

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  5. ICUMSA Method GS 2/3-10, The Determination of White Sugar Solution Colour
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  7. ICUMSA Method GS 2/3/9-5, The Determination of Reducing Sugars in Purified Sugars by the Knight and Allen EDTA Method
  8. ICUMSA Method GS 2/3/9-19, The Determination of Insoluble Matter in White Sugar by Membrane Filtration
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  12. US CAC/GL 50, General guidelines on sampling
  13. US EAS 5, Refined white sugar — Specification
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