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July 23, 2020

Food Authenticity Testing

Increasing consumer concerns and recent food fraud cases, converted Food claims to the top indicator of product quality. With sabotage, fraud cases and labeling issues surrounding the food supply chain, Food Authenticity is subjected to many forms of fraud. These include Species, Labeling, GMO, Pathogen and Proportion matters in final products. Why choose Food Authenticity…

May 27, 2020

Cosmetic Packaging Testing

All kinds of packaging materials have an interaction with the product contained therein. As a result, all consumer products should undergo specific testing procedures, according to the industry they belong to, in order to ensure product safety and consumer protection. The same applies for cosmetic products which should follow mandatory testing related to packaging analysis….

March 29, 2020

QACS certified Nitrosamine testing

A Sartan medicines recall brought N-nitrosamine testing in the forefront of drug product development. N-nitrosodimethylamine  NDMA and N-nitrosodiethylamine NDEA, both classified as probable human carcinogens, were not identified as impurities of Sartan API’s up until June 2018 and therefore they were not tested for. Spotlight has shined on the manufacturing process suggesting that the higher…

March 11, 2020

Product information: Digitalization

Digital Labelling for Cosmetic Products The cosmetic industry takes a swift on considering e-labelling as well as on-pack labelling alternatives for cosmetic and personal care products. A harmonized opinion supported from the European Commission, would ideally fulfill the prerequisite criteria for the mandatory consumer centered data to be on display as well as would assist…

QACS Allergens Detection

Fragrance Allergens Analysis in cosmetic products Fragrance allergens are substances or mixtures, found in fragrances or cosmetic products containing natural derived ingredients. These ingredients may trigger allergy reactions such as allergic contact dermatitis and pose a high risk of consumer sensitization. Therefore cosmetics, toiletries and personal care products, regardless of their market stage, must undergo…

May 6, 2019

QACS molecular solutions: DNA Microlab

New Molecular Microbiology laboratory by QACS Ltd QACS integrates DNA technology into its services. The QACS Molecular Microbiology Laboratory, DNA Microlab is set to go and we could not be more excited with this contemporary venture! Our new molecular lab is equipped with the latest technology to deliver fast and accurate results to cover your…

February 4, 2019

QACS GDPR Compliance

The QACS Lab is the first laboratory certified under the  Bureau Veritas Scheme related to Personal Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, EU Reg. 2016/679). The QACS Lab is the second organization within the BV network to achieve the GDPR certification. The scope “Efficacy and Dermatological Testing of Cosmetic Products” is directly related to the QACS Lab services towards the health industry. Through this…

December 4, 2018

Crédit d’Impôt Recherche CIR


We are pleased to inform you that QACS Lab has acquired Crédit d’Impôt Recherche (CIR) from the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation for the years 2018-2019-2020 The research tax credit is a system that supports research and development activities for companies that are subject to corporate tax in France. Aiming to encourage…