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Food Technology Laboratory


ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited Laboratory
By National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories -NABL (India)


Biological Testing: T-3729

Chemical Testing : T-3728



Agricultural Services 
Food Technology Laboratory: -
Microbiology Laboratory
Dairy Chemistry Division
Chemistry Laboratory,
Other Activities
The Food Technology Laboratory (FTL) is an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory for selected chemical and microbiological tests. It is accredited by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL), India since December 2015. FTL aims to support safe food production at both primary and processor levels. It became operational in 2007. FTL is COMESA Food Safety Reference Laboratory since 2008.


Mrs B R Kureemun
Assistant Director/
Officer in Charge  of
Food Technology Laboratory
+230 466 0405
Dr (Mrs) Shalini Amnee Neeliah
Acting Principal Scientific Officer for the Dairy Chemistry Division
Mr A. Moorbannoo
Principal Scientific Officer
(Agricultural Chemistry Division
+230 4657472
Reception +230 4661435
+230 4661419
+230 4661420
+230 466 8563
Food Technology Laboratory
Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security
Réduit Mauritius



  DIVISION & UNITS at Food Technology Laboratory​ ​
Sections under Dairy Chemistry Division
​1. Ø Food Microbiology Laboratory
​2. Ø Dairy Chemistry ​Laboratory
​3. Ø ​​Pilot Plant Unit/ Physical & Organoleptic Unit
​4. Ø ​​Bio-molocular Laboratory for GMO detection (Under development)
Other activities include:
  • Training in food testing to national and regional stakeholders CODEX Contact Point Secretariat for National CODEX Committee
  • Advisory services (HACCP. GMP. Food standards and legislations) 
Sections under Agricultural  Chemistry Division


 List of Test carried out at Food Techn​​ology Laboratory :
      • Under Dairy Chemistry Division
​​​​​​ Activities at Dairy Chemistry Division
Technical Support including advice