Chemical Analysis

We provide a comprehensive array of chemical composition analyses

Matís provides a comprehensive array of chemical analyses for food products, raw materials, animal feeds and environmental samples. Analysis also involve parameters indicating changes in quality and of food safety concern that may occur during processing and storage.

Additionally, Matís has expertise in analysis of undesirable chemicals and minerals in food, feed and environmental samples. These analyses include pesticide residues in fruit and vegetables, trace elements, including heavy metals such as arsenic, mercury and lead.

For more information, see the Chemical Analysis Research Group pages.

The links on the left list our analyses for chemical composition, pesticide residue and trace elements. If you require a chemical test that is not listed, please contact Heiða Pálmadóttir (tel: (+354) 422 5056) to discuss your requirements.

Enquiries regarding environmental chemistry research should be addressed to the Chemical Research Group (email) part of the Division of Food Safety, Environment and Genetics.

Please note: * indicates a NON-ACCREDITED test; all others are accredited according to ISO 17025. Further details regarding accreditation are available here.