Vegetarian & Vegan Validation

Vegetarian & Vegan Validation

With the increasing growth in demand for Vegetarian and Vegan food offerings it has become an essential to any due diligence programmes to be able to validate these claims. PAS is able to offer a non-specific meat detection assay, based upon DNA and which is ideally...
MCPD & GLYCIDYL ESTERS OVERVIEW

MCPD & GLYCIDYL ESTERS OVERVIEW

Process Contaminants found primarily in refined oils and infant formula Maximum legislative limits set for Glycidyl Esters (in oils and infant formula) with limits for MCPD Esters in consultation and expected by the end of 2019 PAS are the only UK laboratory offering...
Christmas Opening Times

Christmas Opening Times

PAS are open during the festive season, excluding bank holidays, however we will only be operating a skeleton staff between Christmas and New Year. Therefore we would suggest sending in samples for analysis prior to December 21st As we are only operating with limited...
Dr Mike Jordan – Shortlisted for FDF Scientist of the Year

Dr Mike Jordan – Shortlisted for FDF Scientist of the Year

Huge congratulations to Dr Mike Jordan who was been shortlisted by the Food and Drink Federation for Scientist of the Year. Mike has been one of the backbones of PAS Laboratories for nearly 30 years, at the forefront of innovation within analytical chemistry and...
Latest 2018 FSA Data for Acrylamide

Latest 2018 FSA Data for Acrylamide

The Food Standards Agency have just released the latest data for the Acrylamide and Furan surveillance (https://www.food.gov.uk/news-alerts/news/acrylamide-and-furan-survey-results-published)     All analysis for both contaminants was completed by Premier...