Intertek is a leading provider of analysis and testing services to the global food and agricultural industry. We can help you implement comprehensive food safety and quality strategies, and achieve compliance with local, national and international regulations.
Food testing is integral to the efficient production of safe, quality products. With the food industry increasingly subject to scrutiny, testing to ensure compliance with food safety regulations and to protect public health, is a must.
At Intertek we have a global network of over 1000 laboratories, including 20 state-of-the-art food-testing laboratories with centres of excellence in Germany, United Kingdom and Shanghai, and testing facilities in USA, Canada, Beijing, India, Vietnam and the Philippines. We use the latest methods and technology, to identifying risk factors, improve quality, efficiency, and add value to the market. As your testing partner, you can be sure of fast turnaround times and accurate test results demonstrating compliance with statutory requirements.
Contamination of food products cause damage to the consumer and a brands reputation. Manufacturers play an important role in this process and have a responsibility to follow guidelines and ensure consumer safety.
Intertek understands these problems and through our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and testing methods we can help you with a range of Microbiological, Physical and Chemical contamination needs including Meat Species Testing, GMO detection testing , food fraud and allergen testing.
At every stage in the food supply chain, avoiding contamination is an important priority for manufacturers. Protecting consumer health by eliminating the presence harmful microorganisms in your food and seafood products can be achieved with reliable microbiology testing.
Our team of world-class microbiologists use cutting-edge technology to test for the presence of listeria, salmonella and E.coli in our state-of-the-art laboratories around the globe.
The use of pesticides, fungicides and herbicides bolster crop resistance to disease and pests, increase yields and improve quality. However, overuse can lead to the accumulation of harmful chemical residues.
We provide expert trace residue analysis services, helping to ensure your products meet the required standards. From our own state-of-the-art facilities we provide fast and accurate screening to detect, identify and quantify the presence of Aflatoxins, Mycotoxins, Pesticides and animal feed.
Greater consumer demand for product information means that food labelling requirements are becoming increasingly stringent around the globe. Falling short of legislation in their target market can have negative consequences for manufacturers.
Our label validation services and nutritional labelling cover aspects such as full nutritional analysis for nutritional claim to layout, language and updates on regulatory changes, preparing you for trouble-free expansion into international markets.
Water activity testing for food, grains and other agricultural is critical to predict food stability and food shelf life. While other water related issues such as the presence of legionella bacteria can cause a significant risk to public health and exposure can lead to serious illness.
For such a critical service, you need a partner you can trust. With our experience, expertise and cutting-edge facilities, you can be sure that you’re fulfilling your duty of cares and fully complying with safety guidelines.
Our experts can help you with a variety of challenges from food contact materials, shelf life testing and sensory analysis our experts blending local expertise with world-class talent.
By nurturing strong local networks we can provide reliable, cost-effective support to help you achieve local regulatory compliance when entering new markets or introducing new products.