Contaminants

Contaminants can infiltrate food at any stage, from production to consumption.
For consumer protection, it is necessary to keep these contaminants within toxi-cologically acceptable limits.
In order to comply with the obligation to exercise due care, it is necessary that the relevant contaminants are tested regularly.

Our range of services:

These are just some of the contaminants that we can test for:

  • Crop protection agents (DFG S19)
  • Dithiocarbamate fungicide (DFG S15)
  • Pyrethroids (DFG S22/DFG S23)
  • Fruit skin treatment agents (DFG)
  • Nitrosamines (GC-TEA)
  • Mycotoxines, aflatoxines, ochratoxine A (HPLC), zeuvalenone, citvinine, deoxynivalenol (ELISA)
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls (GC-ECD)
  • Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons(GC-MS)
  • Chlorinated hydrocarbons (GC-ECD)
  • Solvent residues (GC-MA)
  • Heavy metals (AAS)
  • Nitrite/nitrate (IC/HPLC)

Contact:

SGS INSTITUT FRESENIUS GmbH
Im Maisel 14
D-65232 Taunusstein
t +49 6128 744 - 215
f +49 6128 744 - 9203
E-Mail

Locations in Berlin, Stockach and Taunusstein