AGROLAB LUFA GmbH in Kiel has received the initial designation to carry out official controls on the basis of Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 in conjunction with Regulation (EC) 2017/625 (EU Control Regulation).



This means that our Kiel laboratory acts as an official inspection body for the state of Schleswig-Holstein for controls to be carried out in connection with organic production and its labelling. The designation is for an unlimited period of time and covers sampling, analyses, diagnoses and tests in the following areas of investigation

  • GMOs or products produced from or by GMOs 1)
  • Pesticides 2)
  • Cleaning agents and disinfectants 3)
  • Use of ionising radiation 4) 5)
  • Mycotoxins
  • Heavy metals
  • Antibiotics
  • Dioxins and PCBs
  • PAHs


1) contrary to Article 9 of Regulation (EC)889/2008

2) beyond Annex II of Regulation (EC) 889/2008

3) beyond Annex VII of Regulation (EC) 889/2008

4) contrary to Article 10 of Regulation (EC)834/2007

5) currently not offered by AGROLAB LUFA


Author: Dr. Frank Mörsberger