The United Kingdom based firm ‘Intertek’ recently introduced Agritech laboratory in Hyderabad. The renowned firm is known for its quality assurance provider for industries around the globe. The newly launched laboratory’s sole purpose will be to seek high-profile DNA tests regardingagri-biotech, plant seeds breeding, and plant seeds production industries.
The respective laboratory will sustain A class sate of the art technological equipment. It will help the customers to get access to market’s premium technology services consistently. Further, a collaboration with a Sweden-based firm ScanBi Diagnostics will further assist in primary seed examination.
In India, it will be called as Intertek Agri Services, which will immensely provide new DNA testing capabilities thus, offering synergies to new and existing customers in larger basis. It will not only help in the expansion of multiple testing sectors which include crop testing, pathogen testing, livestock and commodity testing but also provide a better technique for breeding of new and improved qualities among others.
According to Valentin Rossel, Global Head of Agriculture Services at Intertek,The launch of the AgriTech Laboratory in India is a notable achievement for our AgriTech Global Product Line, and exemplary of Intertek’s expansion into providing innovative quality assurance services all across the agricultural supply chain from this key region in the world.
Intertek Inc. has not only invested in Hyderabad-based agricultural laboratories but also inaugurated LED and batteries testing laboratory in Delhi. Apart from these, it has allocations in North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia. The company is renowned for its auditing and inspection, along with testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification. Intertek adds value for its customers by helping improve the quality and safety of their products, assets and processes.