Lab equipment to help honey testing
Radio New Zealand, 9/26/2013
Leading manuka honey marketer Comvita says new laboratory equipment it is installing will be more than enough to meet any future definition and labelling requirements for the honey.
The Primary Industries Ministry is developing voluntary guidelines to counter false labelling complaints about New Zealand's most valuable honey variety while it considers whether regulations are needed.
Comvita, which specialises in natural health and beauty products, is spending another $1 million on laboratory equipment to expand its testing and research facilities for manuka honey…