ChemCentre is pleased to offer an extensive range of analytical services to ensure honey meets the quality, authenticity, safety and product integrity requirements for domestic and export markets.

The independent testing undertaken by ChemCentre provides producers with scientific data that can be used to assure regulators, distributors and consumers that their product is of the highest quality, while also providing access to scientific consultancy services that can assist with queries regarding product certification and integrity of supply chain distribution.

Honey Adulteration

  • Sugar Profile (fructose, glucose, sucrose, maltose, total simple sugars)
  • Pollen ID

 

Contaminants

  • Antimicrobials (outsourced)
  • Heavy Metals

Learn more about our contaminant and adulteration analysis services.

 

Quality Indicators

  • Dihydroxy Acetone (DHA)
  • 5-(Hydroxymethyl) Furfural (HMF)
  •  Methylglyoxal (MGO)
  • Total Activity 
  • Antioxidant (ORAC, FRAP and DPPH)
  • Diastase Activity

Physical Characteristics

  • pH
  • Free Acidity
  • Electrical Conductivity
  • Moisture by Refractive Index
  • Total Phenolics
  • Colour
  • Ash
  • Protein
  • Energy & Carbohydrates by Calculation

 

Export Certificates

  • China
  • Malaysia
  • European Union
  • Other export markets upon request

Scientific consulting

ChemCentre prides itself on its chemical expertise. Our scientists are experts at solving those difficult chemical problems and can assist you to further develop your product. Ff you have questions regarding product analysis or development - we are here to help.

ContaCT us now

Postal address

ChemCentre
PO Box 1250
BENTLEY DC WA 6983

t: (08) 9422 9800
f: (08) 9422 9801
e: enquiries@chemcentre.wa.gov.au

Street address

ChemCentre
Resources and Chemistry Precinct
Level 2, South Wing, Building 500
Corner Manning Road and Townsing Drive
Bentley WA 6102

ChemCentre