Biochem Laboratories Sdn Bhd is a nationally certified and accredited independent testing laboratory offering chemical and microbiological testing services. We have delightfully served clients from various industries such as food, chemical, cosmetic and semiconductor, for over three decades. We are continuously expanding our analytical capabilities and scope of services to meet and exceed costumer needs.

Equipped with state of the art instruments, facilities and sample preparation methods, an extensive array of analytical tests is available to our customers. We are able to analyze a variety of sample matrices collected from sources such as food, candies, seafood, frozen entries, grains, oils and fats, soil, water and wastewater, etc.

Our laboratory operations are divided into 5 chemical laboratories (food lab, water lab, instrument lab, environmental lab & cleanroom lab) and 1 microbiology lab. We currently boast a new controlled environment lab to cater for the semiconductor industry. Let our professional team of chemists and microbiologists offer you results at fast turn around time.

Facilities and capabilities

Chemistry Section

• HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatography)
• GC (Gas Chromatography) with FID, NPD & µECD
• GCMS (Gas Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry Detector)
• GC-MSD with ATD attached
• FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy)
• LPC (Liquid Particle Count)
• UV-Vis (Ultraviolet-Visible Spectroscopy)
• TOC (Total Organic Carbon) Analysis
• AA (Atomic Absorption) with Graphite Furnace & Hydride   Generation
• IC (Ion Chromatography)
• ICP-OES (Inductive Couple Plasma)
• pH/Conductivity
• Gravimetric Method
• Thin Layer Chromatography
• Karl Fischer (determination of moisture)

Extraction/Sample Preparation Methods
• Classical - Wet Digestion/Muffle Furnaces, Liquid Liquid   Extraction
• Advanced Techniques – Semi Automated Soxhlet Extractor,
  Microwave Digestor, Accelerated Solvent Extractor

Major Work Areas
• Water Analysis (Potable/Effluent)
• Product testing (eg. Heavy metals, solvents)
• Semi-conductor ultra-trace analysis
• Food analysis (nutritional labeling etc)
• Oil & Fats/Oleochemicals
• Failure Analysis
• Pesticides Residues
• ROHS Analysis
• Chemical and dust monitoring samples
• Air emission samples
• HACCP consultancy including laboratory set up

Microbiology Section
• Laminar flow with UV Lights
• Autoclaves for Sterilization
• Incubators/ Hot Air ovens
• Chest freezers for sample retention
• High power microscope

Major Work Areas
• Frozen Food/Seafood
• Cosmetics
• Distilled Water Analysis for semiconductor industry
• Traditional Herbs Analysis
• Food swabs

Certification and Accreditations

• Department of Standards Malaysia (Lab Accreditation Scheme of   Malayisa) MS ISO/IEC 17025 since 1993 SAMM No. 020

• Jabatan Kimia Malaysia – participate in annual proficiency testing
  eg Envitest, WAPAS, FODAS

• Lembaga Pendaftaran dan Perlesenan Minyak Kelapa Sawit – participate
  in PORLA/PORIM interlaboratory proficiency testing

• Federation of Oils, Seeds & Fats Association (FOSFA)