A pesticide, or a plant protection product, is any substance or mixture of substances used to destroy, suppress or alter the life cycle of anything that is not wanted on a crop. A pesticide can be a naturally derived or synthetically produced substance and can also be an organism, for example, the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis which is used to control a number of insect pests.

Pesticides include, fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, lures, rodenticides and repellents. They are used in commercial, domestic, urban and rural environments. There are currently thousands of pesticide products registered. A lot of the products are allowed to use in several different legislations and others are not (any more).

Primoris started as a lab with the specialty of just pesticides and therefore we have a lot of experience with these products. 

Legislation

At Primoris, specialists work on this topic. It is made sure that legislation on pesticides is always up to date in our system so your results will always be shown with the right and updated legislation. 

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Analysis methods

Primoris has developed multi-residue methods not with the purpose to obtain the largest scope possible, but to produce relevant analysis methods which are providing the highest possible assurance. 

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Sample matrix

Primoris analyses pesticides on a wide range of products such as fresh vegetables, fruit and potatoes, ...

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Primoris started as a lab with the specialty of just pesticides and therefore we have a lot of experience with the residue analysis of pesticides in food and feed.

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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!