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Tartu laboratory

  • Analyses drinking and bathing water:
    • microbiological and chemical analyses;
    • pesticide residues; 
    • water sampling;
  • Is the main laboratory in Estonia analysing cosmetic products:
    • microbiological quality, including challenge and stability tests;
    • chemical parameters (preservatives, UV-filters, allergenic fragrance substances, formaldehyde etc.);
  • Is specialized in food contaminant and additive analysis:
    • pesticide residues;
    • PAHs, NDL-PCBs, acrylamide, patulin, nitrates;
    • vitamins;
    • food colours, preservattives, artificial sweeteners, etc. ;
    • microbiological quality of food;
  • Has been assigned the national reference laboratory for the analyses of pesticide residues (food with a high lipid content, single residue methods), polychlorinated biphenyls and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in food;
  • Conducts physical measurements and air analyses.

Contact: tartulabor@terviseamet.ee; +372 5809 3071