Chemisches Institut Burkon

Over 50 years of experience as an independent, privately run commercial laboratory.


Over 50 years of experience enable us to offer you a comprehensive portfolio of analytical parameters in a wide range of matrices.

Welcome to Burkon

The Chemisches Institut Burkon - over 50 years of experience as an independent, privately run commercial laboratory.

Our Commitment – Your Advantage

Our competent team of experts offers you comprehensive, personal support!

Do you have

  • Questions about analytics?
  • Questions concerning food law?
  • Hygiene issues, HACCP?
  • Questions concerning hygiene issues, HACCP?


Publicly appointed and sworn commercial chemist, state-certified food chemist
counter-sample experts according to § 43 LFGB, accreditation according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2018
QS - Approval Pesticides / BNN - Approval Pesticides / Approval
Detailed knowledge of the sector and numerous contacts with authorities, associations and specialist lawyers.


EFSA Database of Processing Factors for Pesticide Residues - update published

EFSA's database has been updated, as have its accompanying documents. 1301 additional processing studies were taken into account with this update. The current version of the EFSA database now considers a total of 2152 processing studies, resulting in 2104 median processing factors ("median PF's"). As new representative processing techniques, for example, the production of palm oil and palm kernel oil, the extraction of sugar from sugar cane and the production of sake from rice as well as other processed products were included.

Training & Career

Professionals and qualified career changers

Chemical Institute Burkon employs laboratory chemists, biological technical assistants, chemical technical assistants, dairy laboratory assistants, chemists, chemical engineers, food chemists, analytical chemists, office assistants and many other qualified professionals. As a growing company, we are constantly looking for motivated applicants.



Raudtener Straße 19
90475 Nürnberg

+49 (0) 911 83 50 48
+49 (0) 911 83 62 78