Here are four ways to help optimise food analysis and meet the requirements of the public health regulatory authorities.
The Australian Total Diet Study revealed the safety of the Australian food supply, after testing 88 foods for 226 agricultural and veterinary chemicals.
Even with advances in farming, distribution, processing and storage practices, microbe related product recalls continue to occur, due to contamination throughout the food chain.
Symbio Laboratories can perform efficient and advanced testing in its nationwide purpose-built laboratories.
The EnSURE Touch is a next-generation hygiene monitoring system that collects, analyses and reports data from multiple quality tests.
The FlavourSpec comprises advantages of a gas chromatograph (GC) with regard to selectivity and sensitivity of an ion-mobility spectrometer (IMS) enabling the analysis of volatiles in the headspace of liquids and solid samples without any sample pre-treatment.
The BUCHI ProxiMate is a robust and cost-effective NIR Instrument designed especially for the food and feed industries.
The ViscoQC 300 viscometer is designed to ensure the quality of a substance from almost any fluid to semi-solid samples.
TECTA B4 is a self-contained 'lab in a box' solution capable of providing laboratory-grade results onsite with good time-to-result performance.
The NetterVibration VibroScanner is a portable, handheld vibration monitoring unit.
An electronic tongue, or e-tongue, can accurately differentiate between the spiciness of samples of the same food, which may be useful for food manufacturers.
Researchers have developed a sensor that can 'smell' if milk has gone bad before the product is opened, and changes colour.
Tentamus has developed a guideline for good hygiene practices for ice-cream manufacturers, after a recent FDA report highlighted a number of safety issues at ice-cream facilities.
The Thermo Scientific TriPlus 500 is suitable for food safety scientists performing volatile organic compound (VOC) analysis.
instaBAG is a filter bag which includes a dehydrated pre-dosed media allowing users to skip time-consuming media preparation.