Fortified Foods testing (Nutraceuticals & Functional Foods)

In today’s ever-evolving nutritional landscape, fortified foods have emerged as a vital solution to combat deficiencies and improve overall health. Fortified foods, including nutraceuticals and functional foods, undergo rigorous testing to ensure the accuracy and efficacy of their added nutrients. These essential products play a crucial role in addressing nutritional gaps and promoting healthier lifestyles.


At Mettex LAB, we specialize in comprehensive testing services for a range of fortified food products to guarantee their nutritional value and compliance with regulatory standards. Our extensive testing protocols cover an array of commonly fortified items, including

Fortified Food Products

  • Iodized Salt: Ensuring the precise iodine content for improved thyroid health.
  • Iron-Fortified Foods: Verifying the iron content, is crucial for addressing iron-deficiency anemia.
  • Fortified Vegetable Oils: Testing for added vitamins and nutrients for enhanced nutritional value.
  • Fortified Milk: Assessing the presence of essential vitamins such as A and D for stronger bones and better vision.
  • Fortified Atta/Maida: Validating the nutritional enhancement of these staple foods.
  • Fortified Rice: Verifying the presence of added nutrients, vital for a balanced diet.
  • Fortified Rice Kernel: Ensuring precise quantities of Vitamin B9 (Folic acid), Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin), and Iron.

Fortified food Testing Services Include:

Fortified Rice &  Fortified Rice Kernel:

  • Vitamin B9 (Folic Acid): Essential for cell growth and DNA formation.
  • Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin): Crucial for nerve function and red blood cell production.
  • Iron: Fundamental for oxygen transport within the body.

Fortified Milk:

  • Vitamin A: Vital for vision, immune function, and cell growth.
  • Vitamin D: Essential for calcium absorption and bone health.


The Mettex Advantage:

Mettex LAB stands as a NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories)   and FSSAI (  Food Safety and Standards Authority of India) approved laboratory, authorized to conduct ayush testing of samples for quality assurance. Our accreditation signifies our commitment to adhering to stringent regulatory standards, ensuring the accuracy and reliability of our testing procedures.

With over three decades of experience in the testing field, our seasoned staff brings unparalleled expertise to every assessment. We boast a team of industry-leading professionals and harness the latest in technological advancements to deliver precise and dependable results.

Our commitment is to leverage our expertise, advanced technology, and regulatory approvals to provide unparalleled testing services. We aim to assist manufacturers, regulatory bodies, and consumers in ensuring the quality, safety, and effectiveness of fortified foods.

For inquiries about our fortified food testing services or to discuss your testing requirements, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today. Join us in ensuring the quality and effectiveness of fortified foods for a healthier tomorrow.