Analytical & Research Services

CAFS-IFST Food Safety Laboratory

This laboratory is used mainly for laboratory classes (FST 166, FST 167, FST 190, FST 220, FST 300 and FST 400). It can accommodate research and conventional microbiological services upon request of the food industry.

Location

IFST Building
Food Science Cluster
College of Agriculture and Food Science
UPLB, College, Laguna

Contact person

Dr. Reynaldo C. Mabesa
Position: In-Charge
Designation: Professor 12

Contact details

Telephone Nos: (049) 536 - 2358
Fax Nos: (049) 536 - 3472
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Schedule of Fees

Name of Test or Procedure No. of Days of Test Cost (in Peso)
1. Aerobic plate count 2 days 460.00
2. Yeast and mold count 2 - 5 days 525.00
3. Enumeration of total coliforms, fecal coliforms 2 - 5 days 460.00
4. Detection of Staphylococcus aureus (presumptive) 3 days 600.00
5. Detection of Salmonella (conventional) 7 days 600.00