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DLG Tests Fish & Seafood

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The DLG Quality Test for Organic Products is accredited in accordance with international norms. In the tests each product is assessed in accordance with scientific quality standards and an expert report is produced.

The range of products tested comprises:

  • Convenience and delicatessen products on a fish and seafood basis
  • Smoked fish
  • Salt fish, anchovy types
  • Fine and cold marinades
  • Fried fish products
  • Boiled fish products
  • Long-life fish preserves
  • Other fisheries products, such as shrimps, surimi shrimps etc.

Test criteria:

  • Product-specific sensory analysis
    including external appearance, consistency, odour, taste
  • Testing of preparation in accordance with producer’s instructions (frozen products)
  • Checking of packaging, labelling
    nutrient data, handling
  • Analytical parameters (spot checks)

Fish and seafood products that pass the DLG tests receive the “DLG award winner” medal in Gold, Silver or Bronze.

DLG TestService GmbH

Certification Unit
Location: Frankfurt am Main
Eschborner Landstr. 122
60489 Frankfurt/M.
Tel.: +49(0)69 24 788 - 351
Fax: +49(0)69 24 788 - 115

Sophia Nucke

Information and registration material

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