We have been authorized by the competent bodies, the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Health, to test food and object of common use.

Our laboratory has been accredited to perform tests on food, animal feed and object of common use.

  • We test food and raw materials used in the production of food (chemical, microbiological, sensory tests);
  • verify the quality of food in terms of the provisions prescribed by laws and/or product specifications;
  • verify food safety in terms of the provisions prescribed by laws,
  • determine nutritive values,
  • GDA values;
  • verify the compliance and fitness of food for specific dietary purposes and food supplements in terms of the provisions prescribed by laws;
  • propose and verify food designating information («labels»),
  • verify safety of object of common use in terms of the provisions prescribed by laws,
  • propose and verify object of common use designating information («labels»),
  • verify food handling and processing in compliance with HACCP standards,
  • develop and validate methods as required by clients.

Food Control Center

Adress: Jagićeva 31, 10000 Zagreb

Head of the Center: PhD. Milica Gačić
e-mail: mgacic@pbf.hr
phone. +385 1 3757 200; fax +385 1 3777 044 

Quality Manager: MS. Vesna Bolanča
e-mail: vbolanca@pbf.hr

Head of Laboratory of Food Chemistry and Objects of Common Use

Head : MS. Marija Janušić
e-mail: mjanusic@pbf.hr

Head of Laboratory of Food Microbiology and Objects of Common Use

Head : PhD. Andrea Benussi Skukan
e-mail: abskukan@pbf.hr

phone: 01/3740 090, 3707 865,
3757 243,  
fax: 01/37 77 044