Food companies and agricultural activities can be a source of pollution and exploitation of key environmental components such as water, soil and air: their safeguarding and rationalization is regulated by multiple EU, national and regional rules stating the parameters to be analyzed and the related legal limits to be respected

Proper waste management and their analysis to allow disposal, indoor/outdoor air control/monitoring concerning potential chemical/physical/biological pollutants, and controls on emissions always have a strong impact on the environment and are always related to legal obligations. Many years of experience and the high quality of services allow Mérieux NutriSciences to propose consulting services, sampling and analysis of environmental matrices within agricultural and food production in full compliance with current environmental legislation.

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Water is a fundamental element for organisms and human activities. Current rule specifies its chemical, physical and biological characteristics according to the final use.

Mérieux NutriSciences performs a wide range of analyses to support the controls in the field of hydrological risks, monitoring of contaminated areas and farmlands. 

All manufacturing processes produce liquid and solid wastes. Mérieux NutriSciences provides a full range of testing capabilities to support the classification of waste and environmentally responsible waste management programs.

The Mérieux Nutrisciences emission sampling team has a thirty-year experience and it is composed of highly skilled technicians. It also has state-of-the-art materials and sampling lines: they are constantly updated and meet the requirements of technical standards. It deals with the measurement of stationary source emissions from large industrial facilities (incinerators, refining and petrochemical plants). 

Air quality monitoring and analysis is an integral part of environmental protection. Mérieux NutriSciences provides monitoring of air quality in the industrial setting to ensure a safe workplace environment.

Initial and subsequent checks of the Asset care allow assessing whether the performances of a manufacturing system or part thereof fall within the expected requirements and respond effectively in technological, economic and environmental terms. Such approach is extremely useful for people entrusted with deciding the business strategy since it allows a balance between economic investments and production performances.

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