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New Sampling Regulation and NEW – Now Sampling by LVA!

On December 14, 2023, two new sampling regulations were published in the official gazette! Sampling Regulation (EU) No. 2023/2782 for Mycotoxins and Sampling Regulation (EU) No. 2023/2783 for Plant Toxin Content in Food will come into effect on January 4, 2024, and be applicable from […]

Accreditation Success in Pesticide Analysis

Swift Inclusion of Parameters in the Accredited Scope! We’re thrilled to announce that LVA is pioneering a game-changing improvement in pesticide analysis. In the past, getting accreditation for new analytes used to take over a year, but we’ve managed to slash that down to just […]

LVA is the new reference laboratory of the QS testing system!

LVA has decades of experience in the field of residue analysis and has been accredited according to ISO 17025 since 1999. We have more than met the high requirements and are therefore allowed to make a significant contribution to the successful implementation of these laboratory […]

LVA introduces: The management team of LVA GmbH

Mr. Philip Siegel has been working as Managing Director of LVA GmbH since September 2022. He originally comes from the sector of food production, most recently as Managing Director at Vivatis subsidiary Senna Nahrungsmittel, and is an insider of the industry. His career began in […]

Ochratoxin A – new maximum levels per 01.01.2023!

Due to increased reports of elevated levels of Ochratoxin A in certain foodstuffs in the European Rapid Alert System (RASFF), new maximum levels have been set in various product groups by Regulation (EU) 2022/1370. Affected by this are among others Cereals and bakery products – […]

1st Food Safety Expert awarded

Isabel Weissmann is the very first participant to successfully complete this course and was impressed with the expertise she was offered and how many options she had when putting together her personal, tailor-made FSE course. Congratulations! LVA has launched the Food Safety Expert training this […]

Eva-Maria Wanzenböck new managing director of LVA GmbH

Wanzenböck: LVA – champion in food safety, initates the next phase of customer oriented growth Mag.Dr. Eva-Maria Wanzenböck, EMBA will take over the management of LVA GmbH from April 1st 2022. The founder Dr. Michael Garnter in his new role as LVA´s President will focus […]