Naturally Occuring Toxic Substances

Certain types of foods contain potentially harmful natural toxins, which are classified as Naturally Occurring Toxic Substances (NOTS). Sometimes a toxin is present in food plants as a naturally occurring insecticide that functions to ward off insect attack. Other toxins protect plants from spoilage by microbes or when damaged by weather, handling, or by UV rays from sunlight .NOTS are Agaric acid, Hypericine, Hydrocyanic acid and saffrole.

ITC Labs capabilities

ITC Labs offers testing of Natural occurring toxic substances by advances techniques HPLC-FLD, HPLC-PDA, GC-MS and LC-MS at residual level.

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