Sector Food production

Entrepreneurs and employees from the food industry will find here the answer to the question “what can ILVO do for me?”. You’ll get a brief overview of relevant expertise, analyses, infrastructure, and the professional approach that characterizes ILVO. For more information and specific questions, please contact the Food Pilot, a joint project of ILVO and Flanders’ FOOD.

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News from this sector

News | Publication 21/10/2021

PFOS in honey

Honeycomb
The problem of PFOS contamination in Zwijndrecht is dominating Belgian news. Many beekeepers are therefore concerned about the food safety of their honey.
News 14/06/2021

Go4Food seeks food change actors for food strategy

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#Go4Food seeks #voedselveranderaars who commit to share their own idea(s) and through collaboration develop them into a concrete initiative or project by the Flemish Food Summit in fall 2022.
Project news 04/03/2021

New robust detection method for allergens in food

Chocolate bar with hazelnuts
To ensure the accuracy of the list of ingredients on the label even better, a new detection method has been developed, via VIB/UGent-ILVO doctoral work by Kaatje Van Vlierberghe. The method is very ac...