Our state-of-the-art laboratory offers solutions to all of your analytical testing needs
When it comes to testing your product for pesticides, you want to work with a lab that can meet all your testing needs with integrity and transparency. No more false positives and empty promises. As a retailer approved laboratory with ISO and ELAP certification, and more than 60 years testing California food and agriculture, Safe Food Alliance understands your product like no one else.
If you are overwhelmed and confused by pesticide testing we will help you
If you are having trouble filtering through global regulations and MRLs, we will guide you
If you are new to food safety and don’t know where to start, we are here for you
Your partner every step of the way
At Safe Food Alliance, we take the confusion and intimidation out of testing your product so that we can focus on you. We achieve this with a testing process that is simple and easy. No more going to different labs for each test or searching online for answers to endless customer demands. With us, you have a guide every step of the way dedicated to making sure that you receive exactly what you need.
Not sure which pesticide screen is right for you?
Choosing the right screen to properly test your product can be a little complicated! Below you will find an easy to use table to help you understand the types of tests we offer and determine which screen will work best for you.
The individual screen measures one compound in your product.
If you need to know the concentration of a single pesticide, then this is the test for you.
Approx. # of A.I.s 1-5
A screen on a single instrument, such as polar screens. Each instrument tests between 150-250 different compounds, some of which must be tested separately from larger screens
If you have to test for glyphosate, sodium bromide, or phosphoric acid, you will need to use this screen.
Approx. # of A.I.s 150-250
Commodity Specific Screens
This screen targets the specific compounds most likely to be found in your commodity.
Created by in house experts, the commodity specific screen incorporates global MRLs, the most heavily used pesticides on the product, and high-interest pesticides to develop one test that caters to your product.
Approx. # of A.I.s 150-200
Our most comprehensive screen, containing as many compounds as we can fit into a single analysis.
If you are unsure about which screen to choose or have unclear demands from your customers in other countries, this screen tests for more compounds than any other test we offer.
Approx. # of A.I.s 400-500
Equipment and Testing Capabilities
Safe Food Alliance has a comprehensive, full-service chemistry department that has ISO/IEC accreditation and is USDA and ELAP certified. Safe Food Alliance participates in third-party proficiency testing programs to verify methods.
Our Chemistry Laboratories are equipped with state-of-the-art instruments such as High Performance Liquid Chromatographs (HPLC), Gas Chromatographs (GC), and Gas Chromatographs with Mass Spectrometer (GC/MS) for all of your analytical testing needs.
The newest addition to our chemistry department includes Liquid Chromatography tandem Mass Spectrometers (LC/MS/MS) that provides lower detection limits and expanded analytical capabilities
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If you feel overwhelmed and confused by pesticide testing, we will help you.
If you are having trouble filtering through global regulations and MRLs, we will guide you. If you are new to food safety and don’t know where to start, we are here for you.
Safe Food Alliance is a food safety company you can count on.