Eurofins Scientific (EUFI.PA), the global leader in food and feed testing, announces the opening of a new state-of-the-art microbiology testing laboratory in Singapore to serve the thriving food and beverage industry in the region. Eurofins Food Testing Singapore Pte Ltd was setup in December 2015 to provide analytical services to the sophisticated Singapore market and serve as a competence center for growing markets in The Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia.
The new, 557m2 facility is located in Paya Lebar with fast access to the various competencies and logistical network of the Group in the region. The facility has already started testing services for some of the largest global food & beverage companies present in the region.
To begin with, the laboratory will provide general microbiology testing for food and water such as APC, Coliform, E. coli, B. cereus, S. aureus, Yeast and Mold. It is also capable of performing pathogen analysis for Salmonella, Listeria and Legionella.
Testing is available either locally or through Eurofins Competence Centers. Our strong international network of world class laboratories are situated in 39 countries. Major competence centers include Eurofins Denmark for vitamins and amino acids testing, Eurofins Dr. Specht Lab Germany for pesticides testing, Eurofins WEJ Contaminants Lab Germany for mycotoxins, veterinary residues and organic contaminants tests and Eurofins Genescan Lab Germany for GMO testing. Equipped with the latest instruments and proprietary methods, the new laboratory aims to provide the best in class analytical and microbiological testing solutions to food service catering industries, food manufacturers and food & beverage retailers.
SOURCE: Eurofins Scientific