Looking for a lab? ISO/IEC 17025 is the global standard that enables laboratories to demonstrate that they operate competently and generate valid results, thereby promoting confidence in their work both nationally and around the world. Experts in the food industry regard the ISO/IEC 17025 standard not so much as a guarantee of excellence, but a vital starting point. Never heard of ISO/IEC 17025? Read our article on the standard in Food Safety Magazine to learn more.