MicroVal committees are composed of (microbiological) experts who work in the field of validation of alternative microbiological test for food and foodstuff. Membership of the Committees are governed by specific MicroVal Rules.
The general committee is impartial, and has an international composition. It consists of public authorities, manufacturers, users and MicroVal third parties, and a secretariat managed by NEN (The Netherlands Standardisation Institute). The composition is as follows:
The Technical Committee is composed of experts who represent all the interests involved in the process of certification. It is balanced, ensuring that no interest dominates. The following experts are members of the Technical Committee.