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Welcome to bilacon!

Food & Feed

Food and feed are the source of life for humans and animals alike. Their quality has an immediate effect on our health. From farm to fork, food quality can be influenced by environmental … more

Nutraceutical & Supplement

Nutritional supplements are nutrients or certain substances with specific nutritional or physiological effects. Many people take various forms of supplements to boost health and … more

Beauty, Wash & Care

Cosmetics, personal care and cleaning products need to be effective yet dermatologically and environmentally harmless. … more

bilacon Berlin – a Tentamus company

Do you require assistance in quality control, product safety and hygiene for your products and services? As a laboratory and consulting service provider* bilacon is your reliable partner, officially authorised by cross-checking experts.

With over 25 years of expertise, a comprehensive and an accredited analysis spectrum, we assist you in all matters relating to food, feed, nutraceuticals, health beauty and care safety – including customised solutions. As part of the Tentamus Group, our full-service global network enables us to offer complete analytics and innovative solutions that meet national and international requirements for external quality and safety control.

We take a solution-oriented and flexible approach to the sensory, instrumental, physio-chemical and microbiological analysis of your goods when it comes to quality, ingredients, sanitation, pollution or regulatory compliance. We guarantee the highest safety and competence with the latest technical equipment and highly qualified, continuously trained staff. The reliability of our analyses is regularly verified by successful proficiency tests. Numerous references are evidence of the satisfaction and loyalty of our customers.

See for yourself!

We would be glad to make you an offer tailored to your needs. We look forward to your inquiry and finding the best solution for you! bilacon – a lab for life.

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Memberships and cooperation

bilacon is active in the following professional societies and committees:German Agricultural Society (DLG), German Federation of Food Law and Food Science e. V., German Fruit Trade Association e. V., German Association of the Meat Industry e.V. , German Association of Independent Testing Laboratories, German Tea Association e. V., The Grain and Feed Trade Association, Association of German Mills



bilacon’s customers include the biggest names in retail and wholesale trade as well as exporters and associations. Precisely measured results and a tailored service form the basis of a trusting relationship that has met the diverse requirements of our customers for over 20 years.


Lates News

Tentamus welcomes its newest member: Symbiotic Research

Symbiotic Research, LLC acquired by Berlin, Germany based Tentamus Group 01 June 2017, Mount Olive, NJ – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The Tentamus Group announced today that they have purchased a majority stake in SYMBIOTIC RESEARCH, LLC (SR).  Tentamus Group GmbH is a global product testing and safety group with more than 30 locations worldwide. Abgar ... Continued

JRC report on using LC-IRMS to determine authenticity of honey

The Joint Research Center (JRC) published results of the LC-IRMS-analyses performed within the scope of the coordinated control plan on authenticity of honey [1]. The EA/LC-IRMS-method used in this study as well as the evaluation of the resulting data clearly need improvement, as it mostly relies on the oligosaccharides. The other parameters of this method ... Continued

The new Appearance
Tentamus – Labs for Life

On March 23, 2017, the new online presence of the Tentamus Group went online. Not only was the website re-launched, but the corporate design was strategically redesigned as well. Herein, the strategic decision to optimize the existing Logo was key. Tentamus Group mandated the Berlin-based agency Digital Esoterics for the development of the new corporate design ... Continued

Tentamus Greater China servicing the chain of Custody

Entered in 2016, Tentamus Greater China seeks to service its mostly retail clients with the upmost quality services. The Shanghai laboratory started operating in early 2017 after it received the local authorizations. Tentamus’ approach to serve its customer along the chain of custody and to provide the best quality care for its customers, was the ... Continued

Contamination in Plant-oils and Food with 3-MCDP, 2-MCPD and Glycidyl-fatty-acid-esters

The substance 3-Chlor-1,2-propandiol, short “3-MCPD” is a chemical compound originating in the chlorinated diols. 3-MCPD can be picked up as a Monochloroderiative of Glycerin. 3-Chlor-propandiol as well as 2-Chlorpropandiol (2-MCPD), who’s fatty-acid-ester and Glycidyl-acid-esters have been observed as toxic products during the production process of fat-rich and salt-containing foods when heated. This observable behaviour is ... Continued

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