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In the ever-evolving landscape of pet food manufacturing, prioritizing safety, quality, and nutritional value is essential. Mérieux NutriSciences is a beacon of expertise, offering advanced chemistry testing services meticulously tailored to the pet food industry. We're proud to announce significant advancements in our turnaround times (TAT) reduction efforts, effectively halving processing times for most pet food analysis requests. This means we can now deliver most results within an impressive 2-3 business days, marking a substantial improvement in our service efficiency and commitment to promptly meeting our clients' needs. We're excited to announce our upcoming open house event at our Springfield facility soon, celebrating our commitment to excellence and innovation. 

Introducing the Springfield Facility: A Hub of Innovation

Nestled in Springfield, Missouri, our facility specializes in pet food chemistry testing, is equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation, and is staffed by seasoned chemists. From proximate analysis and more, our services are finely tuned to the intricacies of pet food formulation and quality assurance, ensuring products meet the highest safety and nutritional standards.

Navigating Regulatory Terrain with Finesse

Pet food manufacturers are grappling with intricate compliance hurdles following the latest revisions from the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) concerning the methodologies for determining total dietary fiber. This entails a rigorous demand for advanced analytical techniques that precisely measure and characterize dietary fiber components. At Mérieux NutriSciences, we stand at the forefront, equipped with cutting-edge analytical methodologies such as gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) and high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), enabling meticulous analysis of fiber content and composition. Furthermore, our expertise extends beyond instrumentation prowess; we possess a profound understanding of regulatory nuances, ensuring seamless navigation through the intricate landscape of pet food compliance requirements.

Peering into the Future of Pet Food Labeling

As AAFCO-approved model pet food regulations gain momentum, consumers can anticipate a significant shift towards more transparent and accurate labeling standards. This transition necessitates a comprehensive understanding of the intricate chemical composition of pet food products. At Mérieux NutriSciences, our chemistry testing services are tailored to seamlessly align with these evolving regulatory frameworks, employing advanced methodologies such as gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) and high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) to precisely quantify not only calorie content but also the intricate profile of essential nutrients. Through meticulous analysis, we provide invaluable insights into the precise composition of pet food formulations, empowering consumers to make informed decisions regarding the nutritional adequacy and suitability of products for their beloved companions.

Partnering for Success: Mérieux NutriSciences' Ongoing Support

As the pet food industry evolves, Mérieux NutriSciences remains a steadfast ally to our clients. Our unwavering commitment to excellence ensures their success in an increasingly competitive market. Trust us to provide the tools and resources you need to navigate regulatory complexities and confidently achieve your goals.  Discover our chemistry capabilities at our Springfield facility, and feel free to contact us with any inquiries.



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