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Analysis of Milk—How can Adulteration be Detected?

Analysis of Milk—How can Adulteration be Detected?

Milk has always been an indispensable and inseparable part of people’s food regimes. Milk and milk products, regardless of age, never fail to provide much-needed comfort after a long, exhausting day. So, it becomes crucial to ensure that milk is...

Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) in Livestock

Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) in Livestock

At present, nature has been causing a lot of threatening viruses to the animal kingdom, such as Ebola virus disease, Monkeypox, Marburg virus, and most recently, Lumpy skin disease virus in livestock and other lethal viruses.We are discussing a...

New Trends of Food Adulteration

New Trends of Food Adulteration

Adulteration is the addition of intentionally or unintentionally any resemble cheap ingredients to main food and food products or removing valuable ingredients like essential oil from spices to alter the quality of food and make illegal profit even...

Effect of Uric Acid on Human Health

Effect of Uric Acid on Human Health

Uric acid is an end product of purine which is produced during metabolic activity in humans while in animals’ uric acid is converted into allantoin with the help of the uricase enzyme. A normal amount of uric acid in blood does not have any...

Microbial Analysis–What you Must Know

Microbial Analysis–What you Must Know

With the ever-increasing contact with microorganisms, microbial analysis is becoming a requirement across a plethora of industries. Any industry where human health is at risk of being adversely affected by the presence of disease-causing bacteria...

BPA (Bisphenol A) Harmful Effect on the Human Body

BPA (Bisphenol A) Harmful Effect on the Human Body

Plastic polymers are a plethora of anthropogenic signatures which have a wide array of applications. Its existence is cosmopolitan in our daily life and now its exposure or encounter with human beings rise a serious question to the biological...

Coral Reefs Are Good Sources of Micronutrients

Coral Reefs Are Good Sources of Micronutrients

Coral reefs are the health indicator of ocean ecosystems which silently dying due to global warming. Corals are a group of hundred to millions of tiny animal creature called polyps, in which each polyp have a stomach with only one end opening...

All About Essential Oils

All About Essential Oils

Humankind has been always fascinated by fragrance and flavor resulting in hunting aroma from centuries to centuries. Essential oils are aromatic, volatile, and hydrophobic liquids that are easily evaporated at ambient temperature. The name of...

The harmful effect of PPD and Ammonia in Hair Dye

The harmful effect of PPD and Ammonia in Hair Dye

Hair colors and their style have a staple beauty of a person to follow latest fashion trend which practices since long back ago. It is a major contribution to the first look at the completeness of your makeup. Most celebrities’ women and man even...

Testing of Drinking Water in the Laboratory

Testing of Drinking Water in the Laboratory

Let’s find out all about water quality testing and how it’s done in our labs. Tap water from community water systems is subject to safe water drinking standards. Depending on the condition of the water source from which it is drawn and how it is...

Organic Cultivation

Organic Cultivation

The natural and traditional farming system again came back with a holistic approach to the green environment revolution. British botanist Albert Howard is the father of modern organic farming. He documented traditional farming practices in India...

Microplastics in Food & Water – A Health Hazard?

Microplastics in Food & Water – A Health Hazard?

The term coined in the year 2004 – ‘microplastics’ – has become a global concern today, especially for scientists and researchers. Various studies in the last decade have established the presence of microplastics in food and water. The burning...

Proximate Analysis: Ensure your food quality

Proximate Analysis: Ensure your food quality

The quality of food products & beverages is the driving force that imparts the first impression of your brand. It is quintessential to survivability in today's competitive market. This is the 'health card' of your product that consumers are...

Why is everyone talking about Nutritional Analysis?

Why is everyone talking about Nutritional Analysis?

Since the advent of science and technology, a lot has changed today. This also includes the changed purchasing habits. Customers don’t buy food & beverages without checking the nutritional labeling. This is precisely one of the reasons why...

How to test water?

How to test water?

At least one color disk test kit is available for fluoride. However, portable digital colorimeters are often preferred because of concerns over accuracy. Ackvo Caddisfly, a testing system, recently described a colorimetric fluoride test that can be read by a smartphone app. Portable field testing options for arsenic are limited; this contaminant is best…

Factors to consider while choosing the Lab

Factors to consider while choosing the Lab

Choosing an analytical testing laboratory or the type of test methods to confirm or identify the condition of a food or beverage product is not an easy task. Decisions need to be made on the types of testing that are appropriate or necessary

Naturally Occurring Toxins (NOTS)

Naturally Occurring Toxins (NOTS)

Naturally Occurring Toxic Substances (NOTS) are naturally occurring toxins that are found in certain types of foods, which may be of fungal, plant or marine origin. The Death Cap Mushroom is deadly and its toxins cause 90% of all deaths related to mushroom poisoning…