NofaLab is a sampling and testing laboratory specialized in the field of food, feed and environmental safety.

We offer the most extensive range of analytical methods for food & feed with the fastest turnaround time in the world. Our team comprises of qualified and highly experienced chemists whose professionalism has already attracted a broad portfolio of customers from around the world. We are ideally located at Schiedam in the port of Rotterdam to serve our customers at the principal gateway to Europe.

NofaLab was the first laboratory in the Netherlands that was able to analyze Dioxins and Dioxin-like PCB's in accordance with EU directive 152/2009/EC. As a market leader, we analyze approximately 10,000 dioxin samples a year, including PCBs.

NofaLab offers specific tests to control the purity, safety and authenticity of a wide range of elements and compounds, including:

List of Elements and Compounds Analysed
  • Mycotoxins
  • Pesticides
  • Illegal dyes
  • Heavy metals
  • Organic contaminants (PAHs, PCBs, VOCs)
  • 3-MCPD esters
  • Mineral oil
  • Micro-organisms (pathogenic)
  • FFA, moisture and volatile matter, impurities
  • Peroxide value
  • Iodine value
  • Fatty acid composition (Omega 3-6)
  • Mono, Di, Triglyceride
  • Tocopherols
  • GMO
  • Biofuels

Why Choose NofaLab?

  • Wide portfolio of reliable analytical methods
  • Excellent turnaround time
  • Complete spectrum of research techniques in-house and in one location
  • High sample throughput
  • Renowned reputation


NofaLab Laboratory (L440) is accredited according to the criteria of EN ISO/IEC 17025 and take part in international proficiency tests.

NofaLab Accreditations

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NofaLab Services

Microbiological Testing

From ingredients to finished products, NofaLab's microbial analysis allows you to evaluate the safety and quality of your goods through the entire production cycle.

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Chemical and Analytical Testing

Our analysis affords you the confidence of knowing with certainty the chemical, physical, and qualitative value of your commodities.

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Allergen Testing

NofaLab helps to ensure food safety and consumer health, while avoiding food recalls caused by undeclared allergens on a food label.

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