These are private laboratories and not endorsed by Dublin Food Chain. Prices will vary among providers. You may qualify for a grant towards the cost of testing from your Local Enterprise Office. Enterprise Ireland Innovation vouchers entitle you to free testing if you qualify for a voucher.
ENVA Ireland Ltd (Food Tech): This lab carries out microbiological testing, environmental testing, domestic water testing and flow and load surveys
ALS Food and Pharmaceutical: Provider of food and drink testing services with 6 accredited labs
CLS: Complete Laboratory Solutions. Food and beverage testing on products including meat, fish, salads, ready-to-eat dishes and beverages. They carry out microbiology testing, food chemistry and enviornmental testing
Eurofins Ireland: Food and feed testing
City Analysts Limited: Chemistry, microbiology, parasitology, sampling and water analysis
Public Analyst's Laboratory Dublin: EU National Reference Laboratory for mycotoxins, PAHs and food contact materials in foodstuffs
Public Health Laboratory Dublin: The Public Health Laboratory, which is accredited and is an EU official designated food testing laboratory
Teagasc Food Research Centre: Carries out food safety testing, food bioscience, food chemistry, product development and sensory analysis
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