About Awanui Scientific

Awanui Scientific’s laboratory testing services provides the results you need to optimise your production process and get your product to market quickly and economically. True science is at the heart of what we do.

Our team of experts can assist with all your food testing requirements. Microbiology testing including significant pathogens, along with food hygiene monitoring and water testing.  We also provide chemistry testing service including nutritional information, preservative testing, gluten and trace element analyses.

We provide accurate results, with fast turnaround times (from as little as 24 hours). Call 0800 474 225 for the best service in food testing.

Our Vision and Values

As a member of the Awanui Group, Awanui Scientific operates according to the following STAR values: 

Service excellence

  • We strive to provide the highest standard of health care
  • We look for new opportunities/ways to improve our care and service
  • We seek to understand and exceed expectations

Teamwork and integrity

  • Our workmates know they can rely on the team
  • We are open and honest in all our communications with each other
  • We embrace constructive feedback and recognise achievements
  • We earn each others’ respect and receive it in return


  • We look to the future, always ensuring that we have stable platforms from which to build
  • Continuous learning and creativity are integral to our jobs and the success of our company
  • We are proactive and innovative in response to new and emerging industry and community opportunities and needs


  • We are accountable to our colleagues, our clients and stakeholders, our company and our shareholders
  • Our decisions are made with a balanced focus on financial security and service excellence
  • Services are delivered in a way that incorporates the principles of Treaty of Waitangi and acknowledges cultural diversity