A pesticide, or a plant protection product, is any substance or mixture of substances used to destroy, suppress or alter the life cycle of anything that is not wanted on a crop. A pesticide can be a naturally derived or synthetically produced substance and can also be an organism, for example, the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis which is used to control a number of insect pests.

Pesticides include, fungicides, herbicides, insecticides, lures, rodenticides and repellents. They are used in commercial, domestic, urban and rural environments. There are currently thousands of pesticide products registered. A lot of the products are allowed to use in several different legislations and others are not (any more).

Primoris started as a lab with the specialty of just pesticides and therefore we have a lot of experience with these products. 

Legislation

At Primoris, specialists work on this topic. It is made sure that legislation on pesticides is always up to date in our system so your results will always be shown with the right and updated legislation. 

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Analysis methods

Primoris has developed multi-residue methods not with the purpose to obtain the largest scope possible, but to produce relevant analysis methods which are providing the highest possible assurance. 

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Sample matrix

Primoris analyses pesticides on a wide range of products such as fresh vegetables, fruit and potatoes, ...

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Primoris started as a lab with the specialty of just pesticides and therefore we have a lot of experience with the residue analysis of pesticides in food and feed.

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Official holidays and reachability during road works

The following months, Primoris Belgium is only closed on the official Belgian holidays.
If you need to deliver samples at our Belgian lab in Zwijnaarde (Ghent), please take into account the current road works on the roads Tramstraat and A. Della Faillelaan (N469).

 

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