Food Pharmaceutical


Food & Pharmaceuticals

We provide a range of food analyses, including nutritional labelling, microbiological, contamination testing, and emergency contaminant testing.

Food Testing

Service Categories

  • Microbiological
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
  • Chemical and Nutritional
  • Pesticides and Agrochemicals
  • Contaminants
  • Additives and Minerals


  • Dairy Producers
  • Exporters/Importers
  • Distributors
  • Independent Food Producers
  • Food & Drinks Manufacturers
  • Hotel and Catering
  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers

Product Categories

  • Ready to Eat Food
  • Chilled / Frozen Food
  • Dried Food
  • Confectionery Product
  • Pre-packaged Food
  • Drinks and Beverages
  • Health Supplements
  • Fruit and Vegetables
  • Seafood
  • Cocoa, Coconut & Palm Oil
  • Meat, Poultry & Feed

Microbiological Testing

  • Aerobic Plate Count
  • E. Coli
  • Coliform
  • Enterobacteriaceae

Specialist Contaminant Analysis Includes

  • Veterinary Drug Residues
  • Malachite Green & Leuco
  • Malachite Green
  • Nitrofuran Metabolites
  • Fluoroquinolones
  • Chloramphenicol
  • Harmful Substances
  • Melamine
  • Dicyandiamide
  • Benzo(a)pyrene
  • 4-methylimidizole
  • Mycotoxins
  • Alatoxins B1, B2, G1, G2
  • Phthalates
  • Dimethyl Phthalate (DMP)
  • Diethyl Phthalate (DEP)
  • Di-n-butyl Phthalate (DBP)
  • Butyl Benzyl Phthalate (BBP)
  • Bis(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate (DEHP)
  • Di-n-octyl Phthalate (DNOP)
  • Di-iso-nonylphthalate (DINP)
  • Di-iso-decylphthalate (DIDP)
  • Heavy Metals
  • Arsenic
  • Antimony
  • Boron
  • Cadmium
  • Chromium
  • Copper
  • Lead
  • Mercury
  • Tin
  • Zinc

Pathogen Detection

  • Yeast & Molds
  • Salmonella
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Vibrio cholerae
  • Vibrio parahaemolyticus
  • Listeria monocytogenes
  • Bacillus cereus
  • Clostridium perfringens
  • Shigella
  • Campylobacter

Physical & Chemical Parameters

  • Moisture
  • pH
  • Water Activity
  • Physical Appearance
  • Peroxide Value
  • Free Fatty Acids
  • Vitamins Degradation
  • Shelf-life Studies

Pesticide Residue Analysis

  • Fruit and Vegetables
  • Dried Fruit
  • Cereals & Grains
  • Tea Leaves
  • Health Supplements
  • Plant-Related Products

A detailed compound list will be provided upon request

Other Microbiological Assays

  • Preservative Efficacy Testing
  • Bacteria Identification

Shelf-Life Studies Microbiological Parameters

  • Total Bacteria Coun
  • Total Yeast & Mould Count
  • Salmonella sp.
  • Escherichia E. Coli

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

ALS Malaysia has been providing testing services of PCR tests as follows:

  • Qualitative GMO testing is now available in a more convenient and affectable manner. Our testing method is sensitive and reliable to an operational limit of 0.1%.
  • For Species Identification, species-species DNA sequences of animals and fungi can be tested. The molecular approach is ultilised to identify species that include common edible animals, pork, cow, fish etc.
  • Food Authenticity analysis to guarantee the authenticity of the food products and protect brand name in line with current legislation.
  • Custom PCR screening projects.

Halal Testing

We offer a wide array of analytical testing services to support industrial hygiene testing services and to assist our clients in promoting human health.

Halal (Arabic: “permissible”) refers to what is permissible or lawful in traditional Islamic law and it is frequently applied to permissible food and drinks. It is also associated with being wholesome, just and all things that are pure and good (Thoyyib)

To make food and products “Halal” or permissible, ALS Malaysia provides a range of tests to assist in Halal verification. Our SAMM accredited methods will provide assurance for food consumption in line with “Halal” and “Thoyyib”.


  • Alcohol (Ethanol) Detection
  • Porcine DNA Detection
  • GMOs and Allergens
  • Hygiene Monitoring
  • Microbiology Test
  • Food Adulterants

Medical Device and Pharmaceutical

We offer a wide array of analytical testing services to support Medical testing services and to assist our clients in promoting human health.

  • Sterility Test for Pharmaceutical and Medical Products
  • Antimicrobial Effectiveness Testing
  • Pharmaceutical Environment and Process Validation
  • Microbial Enumeration and Identification Test for Pharmaceutical Products
  • Bioassay/Microbiological Assay for Antimicrobial Products
  • Evaluation of Disinfectants and Antiseptics
  • Bacterial Endotoxin Test
  • Microbial Limits Test
  • RO Water Analysis
  • Trace Toxic Metals
  • Synthetic Colouring
  • Growth Promotion Testing
  • General Tests and Assays – Identification Tests, Limit Tests, and Assays
  • Compressed Gas Microbial Monitoring
  • Ethylene Oxide Residual Testing
  • Purified Water, Sterile Purified Water and Surgical Water Testing
  • Total Organic Carbon
  • Water Conductivity
  • Sterility
  • Heavy Metals






Cosmetics Testing

  • Cosmetic Testing
  • Mercury in Cosmetics