Lab Testing and Food Safety

Great Plains Analytical Microbiology Testing Lab Nov 2018
November 1, 2018

A Microbiology Testing Lab Providing Expert Food Testing

The microbiology testing lab at Great Plains Analytical Laboratory provides scientific expertise and analyses that consistently meets and exceeds the expectations of our clientele by delivering unsurpassed dedication to personalized customer service.   Great...

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October 4, 2018

A Microbiology Testing Lab Conducts Shelf Life Studies

The microbiology testing lab at Great Plains Analytical conducts specific tests to help food manufacturers determine the expected shelf life of their products. The shelf life of food products can be defined as “the period for which it will retain an...

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GPAL Microbiology Lab food allergen testing
September 6, 2018

Microbiology Testing Lab Services – GPAL

Great Plains Analytical Laboratories is an analytical microbiology testing lab founded in 1993 as a response to a need in the grain, flour, baking, and food industries for a high level of service, response time and expertise.  According to the US...

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July 19, 2018

Sanitation Analysis for Filth and Extraneous Matter

Great Plains Analytical Laboratory does perform this unique and specialized microscopic testing to detect filth and extraneous materials.  In the manufacturing and production of food, contamination from particulates such as insect fragments, rodent...

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June 7, 2018

Microbiology Testing Lab Searching For Microbes

A microbiology testing lab, such as Great Plains Analytical Laboratory, plays a critical role in the food industry. The invisible life forms of bacteria, yeasts, molds, and viruses, termed “microorganisms” because of their size (micro meaning small...

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April 26, 2018

Shelf Life Studies – Food Production Quality

Shelf life studies are important to the process of manufacturing food products. Before attempting to understand shelf-life of foods, it is important to realize that foods are diverse, complex and active systems in which microbiological, enzymatic and...

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April 12, 2018

HPLC Lab Use In Food Production

An HPLC Lab tests food for pesticides and other chemicals. Generally, high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) is described as a chromatographic technique used to separate a mixture of compounds in the fields of analytical chemistry, biochemistry,...

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March 22, 2018

Food Allergen Testing – GPAL

Food allergen testing is an accurate and reliable means of ensuring the safety and quality of food products and the processes by which they are manufactured. It is one of the most challenging food safety concerns in the production facility. Food allergens...

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Great Plains Analytical Laboratory Environmental Monitoring food manufacturing
March 8, 2018

Environmental Monitoring of Food Manufacturing

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) requirement for environmental monitoring of microbiological risks is mentioned in CFR 21 section 117.165 “Current Good Manufacturing Practice, hazard analysis, and risk based preventative controls for human...

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February 22, 2018

Nutritional Labeling – Final Rule For Chain Restaurant Menus

To implement the nutritional labeling provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (Affordable Care Act or ACA), the Food and Drug Administration FDA is requiring (effective May 7, 2018), disclosure of certain nutrition information...

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