MicroVal is an international certification organisation for the validation and approval of alternative methods for the microbiological analysis of food and beverages. MicroVal facilitate validation and certification against ISO 16140-2:2016, ISO/DIS 16140-6:2017 and other validation standards.
A MicroVal Certificate shows that a proprietary method performs equally well as the (internationally standardised) reference method.
Test kit manufacturers can apply for MicroVal certification. The certification consists of several steps that are laid down in the MicroVal rules by the MicroVal platform to ensure standardized processed and evaluation.
The MicroVal validation studies are performed by MicroVal reviewed expert laboratories. A test kit manufacturer can select one of these expert laboratories.
Two SY-LAB certificates issued In December MicroVal approved the issuing of two certificates for methods developed by SY-LAB Geräte GmbH. The RiboFlow® Listeria Twin Testkit...
On 29 October 2018, MicroVal organised a successful workshop on the validation and verification of alternative microbiological confirmation methods. Recently MicroVal approved o...
An important part of the MicroVal validation process is the presentation and discussion of study results in the MicroVal Technical Committee (MVTC). The MVTC comprises of more ...