Our Tests

Cawthron Analytical Services offers an independent testing service for the food and natural products sector, and to meet food safety and export requirements.

  • Dairy and micronutrients
    • SPECIALIST PROPERTIES:
    • IgG
    • IgA
    • IgM
    • Sialic Acid
    • Inositol
    • Lactoferrin
    • Nucleotides
    • Phospholipids
    • qPCR capability
    • Ac + Gc Sialic acid
    • VITAMINS
    • Vitamin A
    • Vitamin E
    • Vitamin K1
    • Vitamin D3
    • B VITAMIN SUITE including:
    • B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B7 & B9
    • TRACE ELEMENTS
    • Calcium
    • Copper
    • Iodine
    • Iron
    • Magnesium
    • Manganese
    • Selenium
    • Sodium
    • Phosphorus
    • Potassium
    • HEAVY METALS
    • Mercury
    • Arsenic
    • Cadmium
    • Lead
    • Zinc
    • CONTAMINANTS
    • Melamine
    • Cyanuric acid
    • DCD
  • Fish & fish products
    • Total volatile bases (TVBN)
    • Peroxide value (PV)
    • Free fatty acids (FFA)
    • Thiobarbituric acid number
    • Formaldehyde
    • Histamine
    • Omega 3, 6 & 9
    • EPA & DHA
    • Fatty acid profile (FAME)
    • Unsaponifiable matter
    • Saponification value
    • Iodine value (IV)
    • p anisidine
    • Heavy Metals including: Mercury, Cadmium, Arsenic
    • Protein
    • Moisture
    • Ash
    • Fat
    • Sand
  • Food and natural product testing
    • Trace elements: Sodium, Potassium, Iron Calcium
    • Vitamins
    • Carbohydrate
    • Total Sugars
    • Sugar profile
    • Sodium chloride
    • Vitamins A, D, E, C, B Group
    • Cholesterol
    • Total dietary fibre
    • Water activity
    • Heavy Metals including: Arsenic, Cadmium, Copper, Mercury
    • Amino acids
    • Acidity
    • pH
    • Specific gravity
    • Total anthocyanins
    • Caffeine
    • Residual alcohol
    • Immunoglobulin G - IgG in Colostrum
  • Honey testing
    • Sugar profile
    • Total sugars
    • Hydroxymethylfurfural - HMF
    • Moisture
    • Heavy metals
    • Microbiological testing
    • Flavonoids in propolis
    • 10 HDA in royal jelly
  • Microbiological testing
    • FOOD PRODUCTS:
    • Aerobic plate count
    • Anaerobic plate count
    • Bacillus cereus
    • Campylobacter
    • Sulphite reducing clostridium spp
    • Coliforms/Faecal coliforms/ E.coli
    • Enterobacteriaceae
    • Enterococci
    • Faecal streptococci
    • Listeria
    • Pseudomonas
    • Salmonella
    • Shigella
    • Staphylococcus aureus
    • Vibrio
    • Yeasts and moulds
    • Yersinia
    • Strep salivarius
    • Lactobacillus
    • Cronobacter sakazakii
    • Bile tolerant gram negative bacteria*
    • Clostridium perfringens
    • NATURAL PRODUCTS & DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS:
    • Aerobic plate count
    • Bacillus cereus
    • Coliforms/Faecal coliforms/ E.coli
    • Enterobacteriaceae
    • Cronobacter sakazakii
    • Clostridium perfringens
    • Bile tolerant gram negative bacteria
    • Salmonella
    • Shigella
    • Staphylococcus aureus
    • Thermophilic bacteria
    • Thermophilic bacterial spores
    • PROBIOTICS:
    • Streptococcus salivarius
    • Lactobacillus
    • Bifidobacterium
    • WATER SAMPLES:
    • Aerobic plate count
    • Coliforms
    • Faecal coliforms
    • E.coli
    • Conductivity
    • Turbitity
    • pH
    • Enterococci
    • Listeria
    • Campylobacter
    • Swimming pool analysis
    • ENIVIRONMENTAL MONITORING:
    • Aerobic plate count (APC /TPC)
    • E coli
    • Yeast & mould
    • Enterobacteriaceae
    • Salmonella
    • Staphylococcus aureus
    • Listeria
  • Oil testing
    • Free fatty acids (FFA)
    • Peroxide value (PV)
    • Total phenolics
    • P-Anisidine
    • Fatty acid profile FAME
    • Waxy esters
  • Other food toxins and contaminants
    • Tetrodotoxin
    • Melamine
    • DCD - Dicyandiamide
  • Shellfish toxins
    • Amnesic shellfish poisoning (ASP) toxins
    • Diarrhetic shellfish poisoning (DSP) toxins
    • Neurotoxic shellfish poisoning (NSP) toxins
    • Paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) toxins
    • Yessotoxins (YTXs)
    • Gymnodimine
    • Azaspiracid (AZAs)
    • Pinnatoxins (PNTX)
    • Spirolides (SPX)