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          Instruments for Elemental Food Analysis – From Farm to Table

          Food safety and quality is a global concern. Bruker’s elemental analyzers for food cover most analysis needs, e.g. testing for toxins, food fraud, genetically modified (GMO) foods, nutrients, additives, etc. Message us now to learn how Bruker’s analyzers can address your food analysis requirements.

          Bruker′s comprehensive range of XRF analysis solutions enables detection of required elemental nutrients as well as the diagnosis of potential or existing threats from contaminants at any stage of food production processes.

          Optimize Use of Additives & Supplements

          Food additives

          Monitor calcium coating treatments on produce for preservation of product from farm to market to minimize waste and financial loss. Assess animal feed supplements to healthy growth and market appeal of meat, poultry and fish. Optimize and monitor taste, cost and health impact of varieties of salt and Na in chips and salty snacks. Analyze elemental food content for fortificants such as Fe and Ca in milk and milk powder or I in salt. Find out more ...

          Minimize Waste and Liability Costs

          Food minimize waste and liability costs

          Efficiently address Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Compliance & Hazardous Analysis @ Critical Control Points (HACCP) requirements. Identify Intentional Adulterants such as Pb or Cr colorants in spices. Monitor Incidental Adulterants like As from pesticides, Hg or Cu from fungicides, or Pb from water. Screen for Metal Contaminants and identify sources of metal shavings or pieces from farming, milling, processing and transportation equipment. Find out more ...

          Ensure Safety With Fast and Simple Quality Analysis at Critical Control Points (QACCP)

          Food QACCP

          Check for hazardous elements in food packaging such as plastics, polymer films, and cans. Confirm metal and alloy grades of incoming and in-service piping, tubing, components, parts and welds. Monitor blending, grinding and mixing operations for metal contamination. Check heavy planting, harvesting and transportation equipment & machinery components to ensure safe and durable alloy grades are used. Find out more ...

          Maximize Crop Yield & Nutrition

          Grain field mill

          Analyze elemental composition of soil and irrigation sources. Optimize elemental fertilizer distribution to maximize crop quality and yield in support of regional precision agriculture. Compare nutritional quality and yield of various seed brands or fertilizer mixes. Analyze elemental nutrient content in plants and leaves. Find out more ...

          Bruker XRF Solutions

          Bruker′s XRF analyzers are powerful and green alternatives to traditional atomic spectroscopy methods such as ICP and AAS. 

          • Rapid, non-destructive sample preparation
          • No hazardous waste disposal requirements
          • Minimal risk of instrument contamination
          • Low operation and maintenance costs


          Food EDXRF and WDXRF Solution

          Bruker′s High Performance X-ray Fluorescence (EDXRF and WDXRF) analyzers are optimized for unrivaled accuracy, precision and reliable quantification of elements from C to U in major components and macronutrients either for compliance or quality and process control. Find out more ...


          Food TXRF Solution

          Our transportable Total Reflection X-ray Fluorescence (TXRF) ananlyzers provide ultra-trace (PPB and PPM) quantitative and semi-quantitative multi-elemental microanalysis. This is especially critical for ultra-low, but dangerous levels of heavy metals like arsenic, and selenium. Find out more ...

          Portable Handheld XRF

          Food HHXRF Solution

          When you can′t bring samples to the analyzer, you can take Bruker′s Portable Handheld XRF Analyzers (HHXRF) to them. These multi-element analyzers are ideal for in-situ research, screening  heavy metals and elemental nutrients, or fast ID of alloys & metals in parts & machinery. Find out more ...


          Food MicroXRF Solution

          Our Micro X-ray fluorescence (μXRF) laboratory analyzers not only detect micronutrients and toxic metals, but also provide easily interpreted high resolution color images of their dispersion. Elemental nutrient rich locations, even of fresh produce are cleaarly visible with the analyzer. Find out more ...