February Guelph Service Bulletin
Our newest lab offers testing of dough characteristics and bake properties. Including instruments such as farinograph, amyliograph, glutomatic; the new cereal lab provides all relevant testing.
We provide a wide variety of analysis for grain, including mycotoxins (DON/vomitoxin, aflatoxin and ochratoxin), falling number testing, GMO (strip testing) and protein. We can also provide variety identification by electrophoresis.
GRAIN GRADING & INSPECTION
Our staff provides grading of submitted samples or inspection of various types of cargo. We can also provide Grader Training by our trained staff specialized to your company’s needs.
Microbiological testing includes plate counts, e.Coli, coliforms, salmonella, listeria, and more. Contact us for further information or to have sample swabs provided to you.
NUTRITIONAL LABELING, VITAMINS AND NUTRACEUTICALS
For both mandatory and voluntary nutrients, as well as special packages, SGS can provide the tests for nutritional labeling requirements representative sample provides an understanding of the quantity of nutrients being applied. Testing is also offered for Vitamins A, B complex, C, and E.
PESTICIDE RESIDUE AND VERTERINARY DRUG RESIDUE SCANS
Our pesticide residue package can be provided on fresh produce, food and in water. Our veterinary residue scans are typically performed on feedstuffs. There are a wide variety of drugs scanned for on many matrices.
AUDITS AND CERTIFICATION
We offer a wide range of audit and certification services to cover your entire value chain and are well known for our thorough and detailed audit, verification and inspection standards. Audits included in our scope are HACCP, Canada GAP, Global GAP. Training is also available from our professional staff.
For further information, please contact:
Jack Legg, CCA-ON
Branch Manager, Agronomist
503 Imperial Rd. N., Unit 1
Guelph, Ontario N1H 6T9
t: +1 519 837 1600