Food Safety

With a large range of testing abilities, our multi-disciplinary approach gives an overall view of any food issue you may be facing, providing you with the complete information you need to make the strong decisions needed to address these issues.

Food Safety

Veterinary Medicine Residue Testing

Veterinary Medicine Residue Testing

We have many years of experience carrying out veterinary medicines testing, providing services across the food supply chain. Our aim is to understand and meet the demands of the customer and to assist with any upcoming and emerging issues. The majority of veterinary medicines can be analysed by multi-residue screening methods, in addition we also offer a range of single residue methods.

  • Multi-Residue
  • Single-Residue
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Contaminant Testing

Contaminant Testing

Our experts focus on the scientific research relating to intentionally added food components and to those arising from chemical changes during food processing, bioactive chemicals and natural toxicants.

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Authenticity Testing

Authenticity Testing

With the food industry increasingly subject to scrutiny, testing to ensure compliance with food safety regulations, protecting public health and supporting traceability is a must.

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Food Packaging Analysis

Food Packaging Analysis

The term 'food contact material' describes any material that may come into contact with a foodstuff. Our staff are experts in policy and legislation in this area as well as in the analysis of these matrices.

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Pesticide Residue Testing

Pesticide Residue Testing

We have many years experience carrying out pesticides residue testing, providing services across the food supply chain. Our aim is to understand and meet the demands of the customer and to assist with any upcoming and emerging issues. The majority of pesticides can be analysed by multi-residue screening methods, in addition we also offer a range of single residue methods.

  • Multi-Residue
  • Single-Residue
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Food Safety Support Tools

Food Safety Support Tools

Food recalls can cost millions of pounds and can devastate a company's reputation. Consumers, retailers and regulators are now demanding transparency and accountability for the entire ingredient supply chain.

HorizonScan

If you are a supply chain manager with multiple ingredient responsibilities or complex international supply chains, or a company looking for new supply options, HorizonScan enables you to conduct top-line investigations and be alerted to food safety issues very quickly.

FC24

Identifying risks in the food supply chain is a daily challenge faced by growers, importers, processors and retailers. FC24 takes away the need to wade through endless regulations and other data sources to find the relevant information.

OriGen

If you need to identify the nature and source of contamination in any food item, OriGen from Fera gives you all the capabilities you need. OriGen uses state-of-the-art Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) to identify the source of bacterial contamination in food

Food Safety Bespoke Training


As new risks and threats to our food emerge daily, it’s essential that you stay up to date with the latest food testing and analytical techniques – to ensure the foods you produce, import or sell are safe, authentic and comply with the latest regulations. Read More