Romer Labs launches food safety webinars to inform professionals about mycotoxins, food allergens, food pathogens


Romer Labs is unveiling a series of webinars to educate food and food producers about current and emerging aspects of food safety, reflecting industry practices and trends in the managing of contaminants. The first two webinars will feature ergot alkaloids (28 March) and food allergen management (20 May).

5 March 2019 – Romer Labs, a leading provider of diagnostic solutions for the agriculture, food and feed industries, will host a series of webinars on analyzing contaminants in food and feed. Subjects will cover mycotoxins, food allergens and food pathogens throughout the production and supply chain. The series aims to provide food safety professionals with insight into the latest regulations, current and emerging analytical trends as well as industry perspectives for safe food compliance.

The series will begin with Ergot Alkaloids: From Witchcraft to Biotechnology on 28 March 2019. Professionals in the field will explore the origins and the impact of ergotism in humans and animals. They will also share contemporary analytical advances and application methods in light of recent regulations in Europe, Canada and Australia.
The second webinar will concentrate on food allergens in collaboration with Jasmine Lacis-Lee from the Allergen Bureau. Topics will range from recent analytical developments to current allergen management strategies. The webinar will take place on 20 May 2019.

“Romer Labs is constantly at the forefront of diagnostic technology in our mission to make the world’s food safer. The webinars are designed to help manufacturers ensure that their food and feed products are in compliance with regulations and industry standards”, said Yong Wee Liau, Managing Director of Romer Labs Asia.

The Allergen Bureau is the chief industry body representing allergen management in the food industry in Australia and New Zealand and aims to share information and best practices.
To register for the ergot alkaloid webinar please visit


For inquiries, please contact:
Dalya Tay
Romer Labs® Singapore Pte Ltd
Telephone: +65 6631 8057


About Romer Labs®
Romer Labs® is a leading global supplier of diagnostic solutions for food and feed safety. We offer a broad range of innovative tests and services covering mycotoxins, food pathogens, food allergens, gluten, GMO, veterinary drug residues, and other food contaminants. Furthermore, we operate four accredited, full-service laboratories on three continents.