• 05April
    “Access to sufficient amounts of safe and nutritious food is key to sustaining life and promoting good health” (WHO Food safety fact sheet, 31 October 2018) April 7th 2019 is World Health Day. There are many ways to stay healthy; drink plenty of water, get some exer[...]

  • 20March
    2018 was a significant year for Solus with the launch of two new products into the Solus One range. Solus One Salmonella is certified by the AOAC Performance Tested Method (PTM) program certificate # 101801 for the detection of Salmonella and is validated to ISO 16140 [...]

  • 18February
    As business at Solus continues to grow we are looking for a technical marketing executive to support our sales objectives. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has experience in marketing and would like to be part of a dynamic organisation. Technical marketi[...]

  • 17January
    We are delighted to announce that on December 4th, 2018 the AFNOR technical board granted Solus One Salmonella, NF validation certification. The method was compared to the reference method ISO 6579-1 (2017) following the validation protocol ISO 16140 (2016) for the dete[...]

  • 19December
    As 2018 comes to a close, we are looking back on what has been a significant year for Solus with several key milestones. Here we highlight our news over the last 12 months. New product launches Our most exciting news was we launched two new products this year: Solus One[...]

  • 03December
    Screening for Listeria in foods and environmental samples requires confirmation of any presumptive positive samples. The FDA and ISO methods involve isolation from presumptive positive samples using two agars with selectivity for Listeria. However, Solus Listeria and So[...]

  • 13November
    When selecting a lab to carry out testing, it is important to inspect the quality management system (QMS). The QMS ensures work is consistent and is of an appropriate standard. Good labs will have ISO accreditation to prove they consistently follow set standards within [...]

  • 08November
    Choosing the right pathogen testing method can have a big impact on a testing lab. There are many different types of pathogen testing methods on the market. Any independently certified method will be able to reliably identify the presence of pathogen in the sample. So w[...]

  • 02November
    Mansfield, UK – November 2, 2018. Solus Scientific is happy to announce that Q Laboratories, one of the world’s foremost microbiology testing laboratories, has chosen to implement the Solus One Listeria testing protocol into their suite of microbiology service off[...]