- COMPANY OVERVIEW
In January 2011, OPHL has received fund from A-Bio Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary company of MIGHT to establish an Analytical Laboratory at UPM-MTDC Technology Centre III. This facility complements the existing facility and scope of services have extended from farm to table , focussing on food safety, halal and environmental monitoring.. At present, the company has the strength of six trained Technical Executives headed by a Laboratory Manager and 2 Administrative Executives.
Clients of OPHL are assured of the quality, confidentiality and reliability of laboratory reports. All samples received are treated with utmost confidentiality. Hence, OPHL services have gained the confidence of several established public listed livestock companies. The laboratory has been accredited by the Department of Veterinary Services for Salmonella and Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci Screening. At present the company is pursuing towards accreditation of MS ISO/IEC 17025/2005 from the Department of Standards Malaysia (SIRIM).
To increase our status as a complete diagnostic and analytical company, OPHL has managed to secure licenses to produce various cutting-edge technologies from MARDI that will help increase the reliability and efficiency of agro-based testing. In this regard, the company will continue to source both local and international technologies that can contribute greatly to the agro-based and halal industries. The first Bio-sensor Kit being commercialized by OPHL is the Organophosphate & Carbamate Rapid Test Kit (OP-CB Kit) and Salmonella MicroTEZ. Both products are innovations of MARDI. Three products which are still in the final stage are Formalin biosensor for fish and marine products, Lead biosensor in water, and Gelatin Detection Kit for food ingredients. These kits are invented by UPM Researchers. OPHL has also an on-going collaboration with Bio-IT, UNISEL, in the development of sensitive, specific and reliable test method in areas of DNA speciation, Gelatin Identification, Oil and Fat Profiling and Alcohol detection.
- QUALITY POLICY