catalog of services

The following services are accredited of DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005
(registration number: D-PL-14516-01-00):
Microbiology of food products


Bacterial count provisions

  • aerobic mesophilic count, lactic acid bacteria, Enterobacteriaceae / Escherichia coli, coagulase positive staphylococci, yeasts / molds, sulfite-reducing clostridia, Bacillus cereus, Listeria monocytogenes
  • Determination of surface colony count of carcasses

detection of

  • Salmonella serotyping, Listeria monocytogenes, Campylobacter spp.

Sensory examination

  • meat and meat products, milk and milk products (experts with DLG Examiner passport or passport from the Saxon State Office for Environment, Agriculture, Geology)

Investigation of preserved food

  • microbiological stability of blood preserves (stability control), study of half, three quarter and boiler canned

Examination of swab samples

  • semi-quantitative determination of the number of bacteria (after cleaning and disinfection)
  • Detection of Salmonella or other pathogenic bacteria

Other studies

  • pH
  • aw value
  • gravimetric determination of effective ingredients in food


Parts of our non-accredited services:

 Chemical tests:
  • dry matter / water, crude protein, connective tissue (hydroxyproline)

  • fat / fat in the dry matter

  • full analysis with determination BEFFE and BEFFE / FE

  • NaCl, nitrate / nitrite, ash, phosphate (di-and triphosphates, quant.), P-number, glutamic

  • glucose, lactose, sucrose, fructose, starch


histological studies:

  • detection of microscopic geweblichen composition of foods of animal origin

  • work on specific issues such as immunohistology

Detection of central nervous system:

  • GFAP ELISA, GC / MS, immunohistology

identification of animal Species

investigation of trichinella

investigation on Alaria spp. Mesozerkarien

specil services:

  • preparation of sales certificates

  • consulting in operation on the basis of microbiological / technological parameters

  • advice on food regulatory issues

  • preparation of expert reports


The prices of test performance can be viewed at the Institute, which are calculated based expenses for consultations and advice.