The International Olive Council (IOC) has awarded Neotron with the recognition for “Advanced Testing” and ” residues and contaminants testing” for the physico-chemical analysis of olive oils.
Microplastics are fragments with indefinite shape (fibers, spheroids, granules, pellets, etc.) and can be heterogeneous mixtures of different materials. In literature there are several studies showing that microplastics pollution has reached the food chain, affecting not only marine wildlife, but also foodstuffs such as sea salt, beer and honey. A study published on Environmental Science […]
The AFI Symposium is an important conference that for almost 60 years involves the interlocutors of the pharmaceutical sector at an international level, and this is why it is an essential moment of encounter and exchange between the main figures of scientific research and companies.
Neotron’s group has been acquired by Cotecna, a leading global provider of testing, inspection and certification services. Founded in Switzerland in 1974, Cotecna started off as a family business and has now grown to become a world-class international player with over 4000 employees in more than 100 offices across approximately 50 countries. https://www.cotecna.com/ Gian Carlo […]
“Shaping the food industry for optimal health through science and innovation” – Vitafoods 2019
Dear customer, we are pleased to inform you that the new pesticide screenings “Multimethod 2019” are now available. The “Multimethods 2019” have been created using the same criteria adopted last year(2018): – LOQ in compliance with the limits required for the organic agriculture (0.01mg/kg) – Compliance with the definition provided for by the current regulation […]
Pyrrolizidine alkaloids are known to be highly toxic to humans, these are nitrogen containing compounds biosynthesised as secondary metabolites by different plant species. These substances were studied and the information on the tested includes hepatotoxicity, genotoxicity and carcinogenicity. For this reason, the Commission requested EFSA for a dietary exposure assessment to pyrrolizidine alkaloids in honey, […]
Since December Neotron has been listed in VLOG authorized laboratories (no genetic engineering), a German Association that ensures products with this certification to be “Ohne Gentechnik”. A food product to be labelled “Ohne Gentechnik” (no genetic engineering), it must meet the criteria listed below. It should contain: No genetically modified organisms (GMOs) or parts thereof; […]
Studies made by CREA (Council for Research in Agriculture and Economics) have showed the presence of ethyl phosphonic acid and / or phosphites based products in technical means permitted in organic farming. In view of the evidences gained, the sole presence of phosphonic acid, even if in absence of ethyl phosphonic acid, could be index […]