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Est. 1979

Manufacturers of classical and custom microbiology media in a state of the art, purpose built facility.

When quality matters, turn to bioTRADING.  bioTRADING Benelux B.V. was founded in April 1979 and has manufactured classical and ‘custom-made’ Ready Prepared Culture Media and Animal Blood Products to the highest possible standard ever since.

Biotrading HQ

bioTRADING have over 35 years of production experience serving the clinical,pharmaceutical, biotechnology, cosmetic, water, veterinary, food and environmental microbiology testing laboratories.

Their head office and purpose built manufacturing facility is situated in Mijdrecht in the Netherlands. It is bioTRADING’s policy to achieve the highest degree of product quality, ensuring that processes and services are continuously improved and are in line with international standards and customer requirements.

bioTRADING’s laboratory responsible for performing quality control testing on all batches of media is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005.

bioTRADING is ISO 9001:2008 accredited and furthermore due to numerous external audits the quality management systems are GMP compliant.

bioTRADING’s pre-prepared microbiology media is manufactured to the Harmonized USP/EP/JP formulations and performance criteria.

All bioTRADING software, facility and environmental monitoring systems are FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliant.

bioTRADING also take Corporate Social Responsibility seriously. They use only environmentally friendly energy, green power and green gas. Green power is generated by renewable sources such as wind, solar, biomass and hydropower.

CO2 emissions are fully compensated by planting and maintaining forests.

An energy scan was performed by an external agency, in accordance with the NEN-EN 16001 Energy Management Standard. Environmental outputs are continuously monitored using a fully automated web-based Energy Management System.