Export Testing Services
All New Zealand honey being exported to Japan is now required to be tested for Glyphosate in an accredited laboratory.
Glyphosate Testing for Honey
AsureQuality is MPI approved to test for Glyphosate in honey
As MPI have issued an updated OMAR Notification (external link) there is now a new requirement for all New Zealand honey exported to Japan to be tested for Glyphosate.
Testing must be carried out in a laboratory that is approved to test for Glyphosate in honey in accordance with the Animal Products Notice: Specifications for Laboratories (MPI RLP) - effective from 21 January 2021.
AsureQuality's Wellington Laboratory is accredited and MPI approved for Glyphosate testing in honey to meet this OMAR requirement and can receive and test samples immediately.
Have a question about this testing? Check out this Glyphosate testing page.