Laboratory Services

Chemical Testing Laboratory

The Chemical Testing Laboratory has capabilities and facilities for Chemical tests of certain materials and products. It conducts proximate and ultimate analysis of various products and raw materials such as food, feeds, fertilizer, soil and plant tissue. It also conducts various analysis in water and waste water for drinking and or environmental purposes.

Schedule of Fees, Sample and Preservation Requirements

Microbiological Testing Laboratory

The Microbiological Testing Laboratory renders microbiological testing services to industries and public and private entities in the examination of their food products, ingredients in the production of food, environmental samples pertinent to foods (such as swabs, water and wastewater, etc.). It also examines the quality of drinking water, seawater and other recreational waters for protection of public health. These services showcase the testing of foods and related substances for bacteria, yeast and molds including the pathogens: Salmonella and Staphylococcus aureus, sanitation indices like E. coli, coliforms, and fecal coliforms.