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Food

For Safer Foods

Food safety and quality testing.
For feeding a growing population.

Food companies and their suppliers work diligently every day to ensure the safety and quality of their products and brands. From detecting harmful levels of toxins, heavy metals and pesticides, to ensuring accurate labeling and compliance with regulations around the globe, they rely on our solutions. We also provide reliable analysis solutions for evaluating the quality of raw materials prior to food processing as well as measuring for targeted nutritional content, maintaining standards for flavor and aroma, sustaining consistency, and to understand how packaging effects food.

Food for Thought


The Statistics Are Staggering

Areas of Interest

Adulteration & Authenticity

Adulteration & Authenticity

Analytical technologies from PerkinElmer help food processors and regulators authenticate and protect the integrity and quality of the products they produce.

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Crop Science

Crop Science

PerkinElmer offers a wide portfolio of solutions for plant genomics research, including automated sample prep with dozens of validated methods.

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Plant Health

Plant Health

We offer a selection of solutions to help you to ensure crop health, monitor GM crops, and maintain the quality and safety of your agricultural products.

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Food Safety & Quality

Safety & Quality

Food is what nourishes, comforts, and sustains us – and it’s up to food testing laboratories to protect the quality and ensure the safety of an increasingly global food supply chain.

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Stories

Qsight China Pear

Improving the safety of China's prized food exports

Authorities in Xinjiang province in China want to expand the export business of their world renowned Korla pears and Akesu apples, but they realize they must ensure food safety to compete in the global marketplace…

Innovation

Innovation in Food Safety Testing

The DairyGuard milk powder analyzer is a near infrared (NIR) spectrometer specifically developed for food suppliers and manufacturers. The innovative DairyGuard is the only system available that tests for unknown adulterants as well as known compounds, such as protein, moisture and fat content. Combined with faster preparation and sampling times that yield real-time results, DairyGuard provides heightened protection from supply chain risks to the safety and quality of milk powder.

Featured Products

QSight Pesticide Analyzer

QSight Pesticide Analyzer

QSight Pesticide Analyzer Built to run hundreds of pesticides in one run, this triple quad solution delivers the utmost sensitivity and efficiency. And with its StayClean technology, you'll have less maintenance and more uptime to do what you do best: keeping food safe.

Spectrum Two N® FT-NIR Spectrometer

Spectrum Two N FT-NIR Spectrometer

Spectrum Two N® FT-NIR Spectrometer is a high-performance, yet robust and transportable FT-NIR system platform enabling simple, reliable NIR analyses.

Avio® 500 ICP Optical Emission Spectrometer

Avio 500 ICP Optical Emission Spectrometer

Avio® 500 ICP Optical Emission Spectrometer A truly simultaneous, dual-view, compact ICP-OES, the Avio 500 utilizes a vertical plasma torch design to handle even the most difficult high-matrix samples without dilution, and with minimal sample prep.