This article was written by Dr Anatoly Chernyshev (Analytica Scientist) and published in the NZ Beekeeper magazine in November 2018.
Selected ion flow tube mass spectrometry (SIFT-MS) technology is an innovative solution to measuring environmental (indoor and outdoor) and food product volatile chemical in air, or produced from any matrix (e.g. soil, water, solids) with typical detection limits at parts-per-billion level (by volume; ppbv).
With the start of October, we have updated our Methamphetamine & Related Tests Service Offers. Along with methamphetamine and precursors in surface swabs, Analytica also offers a number of other healthy homes-related services.
This is a two part series of articles written by Dr Jacob Jaine (Analytica Senior Technologist) and Steve Howse (Analytica General Manager) published in the NZ Beekeeper magazine August 2018 and September 2018 editions.
This article was written by Dr Karyne Rogers (Scientist, National Isotope Centre, GNS Science) and Dr Terry Braggins (Analytica General Manager) published in the NZ Beekeeper magazine in October 2018.
Following industry feedback, Analytica has recently launched three new honey tests that are relevant for meeting some international market requirements as well as ensuring the quality of honey prior to sale or export.
Analytica offers a test for American Foul Brood disease (AFB) using a modern DNA testing technique called PCR. Find out more about this testing by reading this technical note supplied by Analytica Laboratories.
The start of 2018 saw the launch of Analytica Online, enabling pre-registration of samples electronically. Current users are enjoying the ease of paper-free sample submission, and improved chain of custody with free barcoded sample jars.
We've simplified our invoicing for our Australian based clients so you can now pay for your testing in Australian dollars directly into our Australian bank account.
NZQA Unit Standards have now been established in accordance to NZS8510:2017. We would like to advise that Learn Plus now has available the NZQA Unit Standards 30892, 30893 plus 30894.