Microbiological Beverage Services

Discover our services portfolio supporting the EZ-Fluo™ system for water and beverage testing

Today, more and more QC labs adopt rapid detection methods to monitor microbial contamination in water and beverages. We can help you to implement our EZ-Fluo™ rapid detection system and related consumables in a fast and efficient way. Let’s work together on getting your products onto the market faster and optimize your return on investment.

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EZ-Flou Services System Life Cycle

EZ-Fluo™ method development services

Optimize or simplify your bioburden testing method using the EZ-Fluo™ system for easy validation and cost-effective testing

Feasibility Study

Experimental study carried out in our application laboratory using your samples and microbial strain(s):

  • Assessment of the compatibility of your sample with the EZ-Fluo™ system and of time to result
  • Service includes 1 product matrix & 1 strain
  • Additional strains can be quoted as an option
  • Deliverable: study report

On-Site Evaluation

Evaluation of the EZ-Fluo™ system at your site using real samples:

  • Installation of a demo system on-site and extensive 2.5 day-training by one of our application scientists
  • Customized test plan, real tests initiated on-site, then weekly follow-up calls to support you
  • Deliverables: customized protocol, results sheet

Method Development

Experimental study carried out in our application laboratory using your samples and microbial strain(s):

  • In case of compatibility issue with standard protocol or of new product to be tested
  • Development of an appropriate method to overcome the interferences or improve filterability
  • Service includes 1 product matrix & 5-6 strains
  • Additional strains can be quoted as an option
  • Deliverables: study protocol, study report

Method Development Consultancy

Consultancy service by our application scientist to support your method development:

  • In case of compatibility issue with standard protocol or of new product to be tested
  • 1-day training at your site covering equipment use and how to develop an appropriate method
  • Customized test plan, real tests initiated on-site, then weekly follow-up calls to support you
  • Consumable not included, to be provided by you according to your test plan
  • Deliverables: customized protocol, result sheets

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EZ-Fluo™ validation services

Verify your EZ-Fluo™ system has been properly installed and get ready for routine use

Functionality Testing Report

Our ready-to-use Functionality Testing Report is based on our internal product qualification test methods. This protocol enables you to easily verify that your new system has been installed properly and test its core functions. Thus, you make sure that you can start your testing under the best conditions.

PQ Consultancy Service:

Consulting service for microbiological validation to plan and perform the PQ:

  • On-site support for implementation of the PQ tests
  • Consumables and media calculation
  • Training on recovery test techniques
  • Data formatting and report finalization
  • Scheduling of the tests
  • Data interpretation, comments and conclusion

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EZ-Fluo™ service plans: on-site or at repair center

Rely on your EZ-Fluo™ system and minimize the breakdown risk

Your benefits:

  • Ensure optimum performance and reliability of your system
  • Increase the lifetime of your system
  • Comprehensive documentation

Service plans

We offer a variety of service plans that can be executed either in our local repair center or at customer site (where available). Preventive maintenance and pump verification ensure efficient operation of critical testing equipment. Every system should be serviced regularly to ensure its performance remains compliant with the specifications. We recommend checking and adjusting the system on an annual basis as well as after repair service.

  • Preventive maintenance including “as found” and “as left” tests
  • Maintenance kits
  • Repair coverage
  • Genuine spare parts
  • Performance report
  • Rush fee optional

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EZ-Fluo™ training services

Ensure your lab team can get the best out of your EZ-Fluo™ rapid detection system

  • Benefit from decades of expertise
  • Certify your lab staff
  • Avoid common handling issues

Operator Training

In-depth training on water and beverages testing for a minimum of 2 participants in our regional training center or at your site. Each participant receives a customized handout:

  • Presentation of the EZ-Fluo™ system, accessories and consumables
  • Method lifecycle overview: application and method development, system qualification, method validation, operator training and system maintenance
  • Hands-on training: assembling the system, usage (with your products in their final containers), cleaning, troubleshooting and common mistakes
  • Question session
  • Final examination and grading of the attendees with certificate of training

Traditional membrane filtration methods using the EZ product family

Optimize your Bioburden testing process with the help of one of our experienced application scientists. Particularly helpful when setting up new methods; we can troubleshoot any incompatibility issues to ensure optimal microbial recovery, whilst streamlining your workflow.

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