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Food quality – it starts in the soil
1 Jul 2016

Food quality – it starts in the soil

By Andrew Fussell, Product Manager XRF
Safe, high-quality food is something that many of us take for granted. Occasionally though, a scandal occurs that shocks the world. Whether it is plastic in chocolate, melamine in milk powder, lead in noodles or lead in water, the consequences can be devastating for the people and businesses involved.

Sweet new analysis method for gelatin
18 Jun 2015

Sweet new analysis method for gelatin

By Andrew Fussell, Product Manager XRF
You might remember a few years ago there was news from China about toxic gelatin capsules containing high concentrations of chromium because a company was using cheaper industrial grade gelatin to produce capsules for human consumption.