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MicroVal is an international certification organisation for the validation and approval of alternative methods for the microbiological analysis of food and beverages. MicroVal facilitates validation and certification against ISO 16140-2:2016, ISO 16140-6:2019 and other validation standards.

A MicroVal Certificate shows that a proprietary method performs equally well as the (internationally standardised) reference method.

How to get your test kit certified?

Certification consists of steps that are laid down in the MicroVal rules. This ensures standardized processed and evaluation.

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Issued Certificates

MicroVal issued more than 50 certificates. Here you can find an overview of all MicroVal certificates.


MicroVal expert Labs

MicroVal studies are performed by MicroVal reviewed expert laboratories. A test kit manufacturer can select one of these eight labs.

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Jun 13th

New Certificate for CertaBlue YM

In June 2023, MicroVal has approved the issuing of the certificate for MCS Diagnostics’ CertaBlue YM test for the detection of Yeast and Mold. WFC Analytics has carried out the ...


May 30th

New Certificate for SureTect Salmonella Species PCR Assay

MicroVal has approved the issuing of the certificate for ThermoFisher Scientific’s SureTect Salmonella Species PCR Assay. Q Laboratories carried out the extension validation stu...


May 12th

Extended Certificate for Assurance GDS for Cronobacter Tq II

MicroVal has approved the issuing of the extended certificate for Millipore Sigma's Assurance GDS for Cronobacter Tq II. Campden BRI carried out the extension study for a new conf...


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