Laboratory Services and Consulting – Supporting our customers for over 25 years.
GBA Gesellschaft für Bioanalytik mbH is one of the leading laboratories in Germany. Highly specialized in the analysis of food, environmental samples, consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals, the GBA Laboratory Group is among the growing analytical laboratories in Europe.
Founded in Hamburg-Harburg in 1989, today GBA Laboratory Group is represented at 10 different locations throughout Germany. In approximately 15,000 m² of laboratory space, 430 highly-qualified employees work for GBA, over 35% of whom have an academic background. With the targeted deployment of scientific competencies in the fields of chemistry, biology, bioengineering, chemical engineering, and food chemistry, you are always guaranteed consistently high quality.
We highly value creating close ties to our customers through dialogue and transparency in the processing. Your personal, competent contact person is there for you from the very start. You will quickly receive a personalized offer from your consultant. He or she is always informed about the status of your samples. We provide you with your analytical results as fast as possible and therefore we constantly maximize the efficiency of our workflow for the customer‘s benefit.
From the sample pick-up to the analytical results: We handle the sample pick-up for you personally. Our transport service takes care that your samples are packed appropriately and arrive at our laboratory safely. Since our locations are close to the major metropolitan regions, we can ensure that your order is processed fast and on time.
The GBA Laboratory Group places a high value on providing interpretations of the analytical results based on in-depth technical expertise. You receive legal appraisals and top quality evaluations. Analytical reports are generally sent to our customers in electronic format. In order to keep you up to date on current developments in our various fields of analysis, we hold personal meetings, participate in technical conferences, host training seminars, and also provide you with our newsletter.
Quality Management – The GBA Laboratory Group’s quality is characterized by:
> accreditation according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005,
> numerous authorizations (e.g. BNN, QS),
> participation in and alignment of research groups,
> involvement in norm committees.
In the FOOD ANALYSIS division, GBA offers all services and technologies necessary in order to enable a comprehensive assessment of your samples according to food law.
This includes, but is not limited to, the analysis of nutritional value (Big 4, Big 7, fibers, carbohydrates, fat, vitamins, minerals), residues and contaminants (pesticides, mycotoxins, heavy metals), additives (coloring agents, preservatives, sweeteners, antioxidants), as well as microbiological tests (pathogenic germs, hygienic parameters, expiration date testing) and also product-specific analyses (e.g. in the fields of spices & herbs, teas, fish, meat, cereals, fats, fruit & vegetables, sweets, and canned food).
- Individual customer service representative
- Project support from the sampling to the test report
- Express analysis (by special request)
- Long-term experience
- Profound technical knowledge
- Locations with specialized laboratories
- Fast and smooth order processing
- Online monitoring of the analytical status with the GBA PrimeNetService
- Clear cost structure (no hidden fees)
- Accreditation and numerous certifications
- Regular monitoring by external auditors
- Participation in norm committees and DIN working groups
- Participation in pharmacopoeia commissions and panels of experts