NZ HONEY TESTING LABORATORIES

MANUKA MED LABORATORY

Manuka Med is an IANZ accredited New Zealand laboratory under the ISO17025 standard. It is an independent lab and any honey producers can submit samples for testing. ManukaMed supply an MGS certificate for these tests that show the MGO result along with the MGS conversion.

To view ManukaMed current IANZ accreditation, visit the IANZ website and search 'ManukaMed' in the keyword search function. This will show you all their current and up-to-date IANZ accreditation documents.

This analytical method employs an HPLC-UV assay for the simultaneous determination of Dihydroxyacetone (DHA) and Methylglyoxal (MGO) and Hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF) in Manuka Honey derived from the Manuka tree (Leptospermum Scoparium).

ANALYTICA LABORATORIES

Analytica Laboratories is an IANZ accredited New Zealand laboratory under the ISO17025 standard. Tutin and C4 tests are also performed here. It is also used to test MGS Manuka Honey using the 3-in-1 test. General honey tests including Tutin and C4 sugars are also performed here. Click here to find out more on Analytica’s honey testing. http://www.analytica.co.nz/Tests/Honey-Testing

To view Analytica Laboratories current IANZ accreditation, visit the IANZ website and search 'Analytica Laboratories' in the keyword search function. This will show you all their current and up-to-date IANZ accreditation documents.

 

EUROFINS SCIENTIFIC

Microbial testing on MGS Manuka Honey is performed by Eurofins Scientific. This a special requirement of some customers. Click here to find out more on Eurofins microbial testing.  http://www.eurofins.co.nz/food-testing/food-microbiology.aspx

To view Eurofins Scientific current IANZ accreditation, visit the IANZ website and search 'Eurofins Scientific' in the keyword search function. This will show you all their current and up-to-date IANZ accreditation documents.