Strict maximum lead level for drinking water valid as of immediately

A new maximum level for lead in drinking water has been in effect in Germany since 1 December 2013.  According to this, 1 litre of drinking water must not contain more than 0.01 mg lead (10 µg/litre).


ifp commences building work for its new lab centre

ifp is very pleased to announce that, after the long planning phase, the construction of its own lab competence centre has finally begun.


ifp offers detection of horse meat in burgers

In light of recent events ifp Institut für Produktqualität now also offers to test for horse meat in burgers.