Welcome to Alex Stewart Food Test Lab

Food Test Lab provides first class Microbiological Food Testing, Nutritional Analysis and Chemical Analysis.

Food Test Lab is supported by the A. Norman Tate and Co and also the UKAS Accredited Huson and Hardwick Laboratory which all form part of the Alex Stewart Agriculture Group of Companies to offer a complete range of Food Testing, Food Analysis, Food Inspection , Food Labelling and Food Certification services for not only the trading of food and beverages but which also further extends to soft commodities, including animal feed, oilseeds, oils & fats, bio diesel, grains and cereals, fertilizers, raw & refined sugar and is proud to be accredited and associated to the following institutions:-

  • United Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS)
  • Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA)
  • Federation of Oil Seeds and Fats Association (FOSFA)
  • The Sugar Association of London (SAL)

Our Food Testing services include:-

Food Test Lab is the trading name for the UKAS Accredited company Huson and Hardwick which is part of the Alex Stewart Agriculture Group of Companies.

Our Business

Food Testing

Independent and UKAS approved microbiological, chemical and nutritional food testing laboratory.

Microbiology Testing

Professional Team of Dedicated Food Microbiologists.

Chemical Testing & Nutritional Analysis

Food Test Lab Provides A Wide Range Of Chemical Testing.

About us


Food Test Lab provides ISO 17025 UKAS accredited Microbiological Testing, Chemical Analysis and Nutritional Analysis for foodstuffs – especially important if you need detailed nutritional information for Food Labelling purposes.


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