Exceed your food analysis requirements
Meet evolving food safety testing challenges and regulatory demands delivering results with the speed and accuracy your stakeholders expect, saving money and minimizing the risk of recalls. Thermo Fisher Scientific products and services can help your lab run seamlessly, while enabling you to expand your menu of food analyses with innovative instruments and connected data to transform your output.
Produce quality results with automated sample preparation, ready-to-run method templates, and data analysis solutions that streamline tasks for lab technicians. Guided assistance is available for each step, from instrument optimization and troubleshooting to routine method development and results reporting. Our complete end-to-end food analysis workflow solutions and educational resources let you focus on ensuring the delivery of safe, high-quality food products.
Focus areas for food safety analytical testing
Meet increasing food testing demands on time and with a high degree of accuracy in almost every area, including:
From time-saving sample preparation and extraction to the analysis of hundreds of pesticides and their metabolites in a single run, we can help ensure reliable and efficient results while complying with regulatory requirements.
Reduce start-up time and cost associated with expanding analytical capabilities. With our LC-MS solutions, you can perform robust targeted quantitation of multiclass veterinary drug residues in food matrices.
Deliberate adulteration of food and misrepresentation to deceive consumers are illegal worldwide. Our testing innovations help you distinguish between genuine and fraudulent ingredients to instill consumer confidence.
Regulations regarding POPs, such as dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), are increasingly strict, requiring modern instruments and methods for screening and identification.
What technologies are available for food analytical testing?
Select the right technology to support your testing needs and search our online AppsLab Library of Analytical Applications to access analytical methods with detailed method information, chromatograms, and related compound information.
|Pesticide Residues Analysis||Vet Drug Residue Analysis||Persistent Organic Pollutants||Food Contact Materials||Food Authenticity and Profiling|
|High resolution accurate mass (HRAM) LC-MS and/or GC-MS|
|GC, GC-MS, GC-MS/MS|
|Magnetic Sector GC-HRMS|
|HPLC, LC-MS or LC-MS/MS|
|IC and IC-MS|
|Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry (IRMS)|
|Automated sample preparation|
|Dispersive SPE (QuEChERS)|
|NIR, FTIR and Raman spectroscopy|
|Near Infrared (NIR) spectroscopy|
Complete end-to-end analytical food testing workflow solutions
Analytical workflows designed to meet food testing regulatory guidelines and deliver robust, off-the-shelf solutions for fast implementation and optimum performance for contract testing and other routine testing labs.
Choose from four start-to-finish triple quadrupole and high-resolution accurate-mass LC-MS workflows, tested and tailored to help food monitoring and testing laboratories reduce startup time and cost
Overcome the challenge of setting up polar anionic pesticide analysis with this integrated sample-to-results analytical IC-MS workflow, enabling results from a single analysis without the need for derivatization.
Reduce startup time and cost associated with expanding your analytical capabilities with this convenient kit comprising a set of validated end-to-end LC-MS/MS multi-residue veterinary drug analysis solutions.
Improve quality control through consolidated testing using discrete analyzer technology and ready-to-use system reagents, optimized for speed, flexibility and precision for wine, beer, malt and other beverage analyses.
What data management and analysis software is available for analytical food testing analysis?
Providing timely, reportable results requires access to a truly connected method setup and data processing ecosystem. Regardless of application, our data management and analysis solutions make your screening, quantitation, and unknown identification challenges easier to meet.
Remotely monitor your chromatography and mass spectrometry systems to increase your productivity. With Almanac allows you to see what is happening in real time or receive e-mail notifications when your runs complete or an error occurs, document system maintenance, schedule time to use the instrument and more.
Analytical food testing learning materials and method guides
Access this Toolkit to learn from application and industry experts about workflows and innovations that you can implement to advance your analysis of pesticide residues. Explore eBooks, application notes, white papers, case studies, webinars, how-to videos and more to optimize your sample processing and analysis.
Learn from our scientists and collaborators how to quickly set up analytical food testing methods using our various instruments, equipment, consumables, chemicals, reagents and software to support a variety of applications.
Related learning centers
- Natural Toxins & Biotoxins Applications
- Nutraceutical Analysis Applications
- Nutritional & Food Label Applications
- Pesticide Resides Testing Applications
- Trace Elemental & Speciation Applications
- Veterinary Drug Residues Applications
- Food Manufacturing & Processing Information
- Beverage Testing Information
- Data Management for Food & Beverage Labs