LGC appointed as coordinator for UK's new Virtual Food Authenticity Network

News (ZH) - Initiative helps bring together those involved in food authenticity testing and ensure better collaboration and data sharing

2015-22-14
Food Safety Week and beyond: LGC’s long history in food testing

Blog (ZH) - Food Safety Week, organised by the UK's Food Standards Agency (FSA), is an opportunity to learn more about current food issues, including food crime, compliance and food hygiene. This year’s campaign celebrates “the people who protect your plate”

2018-00-06
LGC announces release of a new goat reference material LGC7226

News (ZH) - New RM supported under UK National Measurement System and accredited to ISO Guide 34

2016-22-10
LGC develops new meat reference materials to safeguard the food chain

News (ZH) - Six new meat mixture reference materials to help protect consumers from food fraud 

2015-34-24
Government Chemist Conference to take place in June

News (ZH) - The biennial Government Chemist conference will take place on 13- 14 June at BMA House and will provide an opportunity for regulators, policy makers, enforcement agencies, manufacturers, scientists and academia to discuss and learn about challenges affecting the security of the food chain

2018-00-23
Using imaging techniques to identify food adulteration: proof of concept using pasta

News (ZH) - Scientists from the Government Chemist programme have recently published a peer-reviewed paper in the Journal of Food and Nutrition Sciences describing the application of imaging techniques as non-destructive approaches to food authenticity testing

2016-00-04
LGC named as a Centre of Expertise for food authenticity testing

News (ZH) - Will also be listed on Defra-initiated virtual food authenticity network

2016-27-17
Science supporting trust in food

News (ZH) - Scientists, regulators, enforcement agencies, industry and policy makers are invited to join the Government Chemist for the 2016 conference to discuss topics relating to food fraud, food authenticity and food safety

2016-00-27
The Food Authenticity Network announces industry support and a new Chair for Advisory Board

News (ZH) - Hoped that many other organisations will follow in support

2019-28-23
Government Chemist team attends Northern Ireland food allergy event

News (ZH) - Event focused on analysis of food allergens, their management in the supply chain and regulation and enforcement of food law on allergens.

2019-50-25