Food Testing

BAL Laboratory offers Peace of Mind for your food testing needs. We currently perform several specific analyses for produce, poultry, meat, and seafood. We offer testing schedules that range from occasional monitoring to weekly and daily analysis of your products.

Services Offered
  • Most analyses have a turn around time of 24-48 hours. Clients are contacted if their product tests positive.
  • Sample receiving and tracking utilizing an automated LIM System.
  • A formal written report within 5 to 10 days, depending on the depth and complexity of the tests performed.
  • After hours services can be arranged upon request.
  • A staff with over 20 years of combined experience in food testing and microbiology.
Analyses offered:
  • Total Coliform/Fecal Coliform/Escherichia coli - MPN
  • E. coli 0157:H7 - Presence and Absence
  • Total Aerobic Plate Count
  • Yeast and Mold Count
  • Staphylococcus aureus - MPN
  • Salmonella sp - Presence and Absence
  • Listeria sp - Presence and Absence

If the particular analysis that you require is not listed above, please contact the Laboratory at (401) 785-0241. The staff at BAL Laboratories will work with you to tailor an analysis for your needs.