Microbial Contamination Testing

Microbial Contamination testing is critical to ensure consumer safety and quality. By testing for microbial contamination, a manufacturer can determine if they are meeting desired specifications for raw material, intermediate, and finished products; and ensure safety from food-borne diseases. We perform microbial contamination testing on BioMerieux TEMPO and Gene-up PCR instruments using validated according to US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) bioanalytical method validation guidelines.

Test Information

Analytes Tested:

  • Escherichia coli (STEC)
  • Salmonella
  • Total Yeast & Mold
  • Total Aerobic Count
  • Total Coliforms

*Sample Size:

  • Plant material/extracts/liquids: 3 grams.
  • Food products: At least 2 units and must weigh at least 3 grams total.

*To prevent contamination all samples submitted for Microbial testing must be segregated from all
other samples submitted.

Turn-around Time:
Standard: 4 consecutive days

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Worcester, MA 01608