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Testing

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Testing may be expensive, but recall and damaged brand name are more expensive. 

Our excellent team of microbiologists, scientists and chemists with more than 100 years of combined experience can implement the appropriate analytical methods to ensure that you are receiving the most accurate results.

Labeling:

USFDA Full Nutritional Labeling (Fat, Protein, Calories, Carbohydrates, Sodium, Calcium, Iron, Vitamins, Saturated Fat, Trans Fat, Cholesterol, Dietary Fiber, Sugars, Moisture and Ash.)

USFDA Simplified Nutritional Labeling (Calories, Fat, Protein, Sugars, Moisture, Ash, Carbohydrates, and Sodium)

Nutritional Labeling by Database Program: Save money by using our database program and your recipe to create nutritional labels.

Restaurant Menu Labeling:  Comply with regulations and offer your customers nutritional information on the entire menu.  PIXIS can provide labeling by using a combination of chemical testing and/or database program.

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Food Safety 

  • pH
  • Acidity
  • Water Activity (Aw)
  • Total Plate Count
  • Yeast & Mold
  • Total Coliforms
  • E. Coli
  • Salmonella
  • Staphylococcus
  • Listeria
  • E. Coli O157:H7

Proximate Analysis

  • Fat
  • Protein
  • Moisture
  • Ash
  • Carbohydrates
  • Calories

Fats & Cholesterol

  • Saturated, monounsaturated, polyunsaturated Fat
  • Trans Fat
  • Omega-3, 6, & 9
  • Cholesterol

Oxidation & Rancidity

  • Acid Value
  • Free Fatty Acids
  • Iodine Value
  • p-Andisine Value
  • Peroxide Value
  • Thiobarbaturic Acid

Carbohydrates

  • Crude Fiber
  • Total Dietary Fiber
  • Soluble/Insoluble Fiber
  • Total Starch
  • Sugar Profile (fructose, glucose, sucrose, lactose, maltose)

Vitamins

  • Vitamin A (retinol or beta-carotene)
  • Vitamin B Complex
  • Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)
  • Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol)
  • Lycopene

Metals:

  • Minerals such as Sodium (Na), Potassium (K), Calcium (Ca), Iron (Fe) and more.
  • Heavy Metals such as Arsenic (As), Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), and Mercury (Hg)

Active Ingredients:

  • Alcohols
  • Caffeine
  • Citric acid
  • Pectin
  • Glucosamine

Preservatives and Additives

  • Antioxidants: BHA, BHT, TBHQ
  • Antimicrobial: Benzoate, Sorbate
  • Additives: Nitrate/Nitrite, Sulfites, Salt

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