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Microbiology Lab

Overview of the scope & capabilities of our labs

About MICROBIOLOGY LAB

At TÜV SÜD, we provide a wide range of microbiological analysis services. These include both classical methods and modern methods (such as ELISA tests and PCR tests) for rapid microbiological results. Our experts can advise you on an appropriate product audit based on the knowledge of the methods that are best recommended and most reliable for your specific needs.

RANGE OF PRODUCTS TESTED

  • Ready to Eat Food / Raw Food / Canned Food / Packed Food
  • Swabs (hand / surfaces)
  • Water (Potable, Drinking, Cooling Tower etc)
  • Chemical Disinfectant
  • Pharmaceutical products
  • Traditional Chinese Medicines
  • Cosmetic
  • Medical Devices
  • Environmental samples (air / swabs)
  • PPE (Face Masks, Gloves, Gowns)
  • Coating / Paint
  • Material contacting with potable water

SERVICE SCOPE

  • Food microbiology
  • Food Shelf Life 
  • Food Commercial Sterility
  • Kitchen Hygiene Monitoring
  • Environmental microbiology
  • Microbial Limit and Bioburden
  • Antibacterial & Antifungal Efficacy
  • Bacterial Filtration / Viral Filtration Efficiency on PPE (Face Masks, Glove, Gowns)
  • Cytotoxicity Test
  • Sterility Test
  • Bacterial Endotoxin Test
  • Mycoplasma Test
  • Bacteria / Fungus Identification 

Find out more about our microbiology testing services here. 

STANDARDS THAT WE TEST FOR

  • FDA BAM
  • ISO
  • Standard Method for Dairy Products
  • Compendium Method
  • AOAC
  • United State Pharmacopeia
  • British Pharmacopeia
  • EN / BS EN
  • JIS
  • ASTM
  • AATCC
  • Singapore Standard

 

  • TESTING FACILITIES
    • Incubators and Humidity Chambers
    • Microplate reader 
    • Microscope
    • Biosafety Cabinets
    • Isolator
    • Laminar Hood
    • Autoclave
    • Stomacher 
    • Membrane Filtration Unit
  • ACCREDITATION FOR THE LAB

    TÜV SÜD laboratories are accredited to the requirements of ISO 17025 by the Singapore Laboratory Accreditation Scheme (SAC-SINGLAS). Microbiology lab is accredited under Good Laboratory Practise (GLP) under OECD Guideline on Cytotoxicity test by SINGLAS. We are also one of the Prequalified Laboratory by World Health Organization (WHO) to perform Microbiology test on Pharmaceutical products. 

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