Heavy metals are present in the soil but their concentration depends on the impact of human or natural activities that were executed in the past. These heavy metals are being absorbed by plants, but not every plant absorbs as much of these heavy metals.

The presence of heavy metals has to be checked with the limits that have been established worldwide. 

Legislation

The presence of heavy metals has to be checked with the limits that have been established worldwide. 

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Analysis methods

In case heavy metals are being found, it is important to check if Colombia, the USA or the EU have determined Maximum Limits for those heavy metals. We can help you with the analysis of the found heavy metals.

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Sample matrix

Heavy metals can appear in many different compounds. Primoris has experience in the analysis of a lot of those compounds.

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Certified by

Primoris has built up a lot of experience with residue analysis of heavy metals in food and feed and serves as a preferred partner for a lot of (international) companies and organisations.

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Launch of highly reliable analyses on mineral oil hydrocarbons in food

As from Monday January 29th, we extend our services with highly reliable and accredited analyses of the mineral oil hydrocarbons (MOH) in food:

  • MOSH: mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons
    • POSH: polyolefinic oligomeric saturated hydrocarbons (closely related to MOSH. POSH & MOSH are always reported together)
  • MOAH: mineral oil aromatic hydrocarbons

Ampliación método multiresiduos GC-MSMS & LC-MSMS

Nos complace anunciar una nueva ampliación de los métodos multiresiduos GMS y LMS, y la implementación de los métodos GMSL y LMSL los cuales tienen limite de reporte menor o igual a 0.01 mg/kg con el objetivo de realizar análisis en comida para bebe o productos orgánicos.

New website for Primoris Colombia!

At the end of 2015, Fytolab became Primoris and the past few months we’ve been working hard on this new website. We’re proud to announce that our new website for Primoris Colombia is up and running, so we're curious about your opinion!