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Food & Feed

Nowadays, the popularity of foods depends mainly on their sensory characteristics. The incentive for companies to provide food that possesses pleasant flavour properties as well as good nutritional qualities is increasing. aromaLAB is your partner of choice concerning all issues in the field of flavour such as flavour analysis, influence of raw materials and production, shelf-life studies, off-flavour analysis and many more. Contact us and benefit from our comprehensive expertise in the flavour area to ensure the quality and competitiveness of your product.

Tobacco & Consumer Goods

The quality of tobacco or consumer goods depends largely on the complex spectrum of volatile, odour-active compounds generally known as flavour.

What applies for food and feed applies for tobacco and consumer goods, too: aromaLAB supports you in all flavour-related fields of quality assurance to help you fulfill the requirements of the market read more …

Synthesis – Our Online Shop

SENSOMICS requires an excellent source of labelled standards as part of its concept. aromaLAB is the world’s leading supplier for labelled (2H, 13C and 15N) and rare unlabelled aroma standards. With over 30 years experience in the field of synthetic organic chemistry we also provide other services e.g. synthesis, route optimisation, evaluation, consultation and helping with outsourcing. If you have any questions then please contact us via our new website. To visit our new online shop please click here.

Welcome to aromaLAB – the leading Lab
for flavour analysis

aromaLAB is your competent contact for flavour-specific subjects from the first consultation to the precise provision of services.

By applying established methods of flavour analysis and especially by combining instrumental and sensory methods, we are able to answer even the most challenging questions concerning the flavour of foods, tobacco products and consumer goods.

Additionally, aromaLAB offers a wide range of labelled (2H and 13C) and unlabelled reference compounds.

As the first food-chemical research lab of its kind, aromaLAB operates on the basis of the internationally recognized flavour value concept and deals exclusively with questions involving flavour analysis. We offer our clients excellent service from the first consultation to the tailor-made analytical solution.

To tackle even the most ambitious analytical problems, we take advantage of our long years of experience, our specialized training and our versatile analytical equipment.

Our goal is to provide our clients with prompt, convenient and individual solutions for any issue in the area of flavour.

Our techniques and enormous knowledge and expertise related to flavour compounds can help you for example in the following areas:

  • Support in product development with the main focus on flavour optimization
  • Identification of off-flavours and associated sensory quality issues
  • Characterization of aroma compounds, also possible as comparative analysis of several samples
  • Influence of different process parameters or different ingredients on the flavour of your final product
  • Realisation of shelf-life studies related to the flavour of your product
  • Synthesis of aroma compounds which are not commercially available
  • Synthesis of isotopically labeled standards

For other flavour related needs or wishes, please enquire and together with aromaLAB, the best solution will be achieved. You can discuss your flavour related business objectives with us and together, we will develop the most appropriate strategy and define steps to achieve your goals. Benefit from our comprehensive flavour experience from aroma analysis to sensory evaluation.

News

DIN - Innovations in the field of standardization

New draft standard E DIN 10508 with possibility for testing and commenting   This DIN standard is of great relevance for food companies and the food trade. We would therefore like to draw your attention to the new draft. The draft standard is now submitted to the public for examination and comment. It is also ... Continued

Amendment of the Cosmetic Regulation

Lyral, Atranol & Chloratranol   The substances hydroxyisohexyl 3-cyclohexene carboxaldehydes (lyral), 2,6-dihydroxy-4-methyl-benzaldehyde (atranol) and 3-chloro-2,6-dihydroxy-4-methyl-benzaldehyde (chloratranol) have caused the most contact allergies of all allergenic fragrances in recent years. According to the SCCS, there is a potential risk to human health.   Commission Regulation (EU) No 2017/1410 of 2 August 2017 amending Annexes II and ... Continued

European Commission proposal on whistle-blower protection

The European Commission has prepared a draft directive on the protection of whistleblowers in the EU.   The purpose of this Directive is to create secure channels for reporting maladministration, both within an organisation and to public authorities. The proposal aims to protect EU-wide reporting of breaches of EU law in areas such as food and ... Continued

Trace labelling of milk & wheat

At its 80th workshop in November 2017, the ALTS dealt with the question of whether there is a misleading trace of milk or wheat with simultaneous labelling as “lactose-free” or “gluten-free”.   “Lactose-free” & “gluten-free”   As a result, the indication “may contain traces of milk” with simultaneous labelling as “lactose-free” is permissible and does ... Continued

Regulation of wheat and peanut allergens in cosmetics

Allergies to wheat and peanuts are well known in food. Also skin contact with these substances can also lead to the development of corresponding allergies. For this reason, the EU has regulated the use and quality of wheat proteins and peanut oils in cosmetic products.   In Regulation (EU) 2017/2009 amending Annex III of the ... Continued

Analyst Research Laboratories goes online with new website

Analyst Research Laboratories – A Tentamus Company, is happy to present its brand new website.   Founded in 1999, Analyst is a leading chemical analytical contract laboratory providing services to the Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medical Device, Cosmetics, Chemical and Medical Cannabis industries. With a non-compromising approach to quality and integrity, Analyst is a GMP, GLP, GCLP ... Continued

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