SGS Kenya Launches Pesticides MRL Laboratory
On 24th September 2014, SGS Kenya Ltd launched the pesticide MRLs laboratory. The event was held at the Laico Regency hotel and was attended by over a hundred horticultural exporters from Kenya. The event was also graced by representative of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, the regulator for phytosanitary certifications in Kenya (KEPHIS), representatives from the EU trade and commerce, pesticide control board (PCPB), umbrella bodies for various horticultural players.
The Laboratory based in Shimanzi Mombasa can now test over 451 actives in fruits and vegetables in up to 24 hours turnaround time. The Lab is ISO 17025 accredited.
Clients from other locations away from Mombasa can drop off their samples at the JKIA drop off point for ease and speed of access to the lab.
For more information, please contact:
Sales & Marketing Manager
SGS Kenya Ltd
P.O. Box 72118, 00200 Nairobi, Kenya
t: +254 020 2733690
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