Company Profile

bioTRADING Benelux B.V. was founded in April 1979 and has manufactured 'custom-made' Ready Prepared Culture Media and Animal Blood Products to the highest possible standard ever since. 

With over 39 years of production experience, we serve the clinical-, pharmaceutical-, biotechnology-, cosmetic-, water-,  veterinarian-, food- and environmental microbiology testing- laboratories.
Our head office and purpose built manufacturing facility is situated in Mijdrecht The Netherlands. Our Belgium sales office is located in Keerbergen. 

Product range

Additional to our own products, Ready Prepared Culture Media & Animal Blood Products, we also distribute products for many other companies.

We supply a wide range of diagnostic products, like...

* Antisera
* Biological Indicators
* Dehydrated Media & Supplements
* Environmental Management Software
* Food Proficiency Programs
* Identification & confirmation tests
* Lab disposables
* Multiplex PCR
* Ready Prepared Culture Media
* Reference strains
* Susceptibility tests

ISO 17025:2005 Accreditation

bioTRADING Benelux B.V. is proud to announce that its QC laboratory, performing the quality control of their Ready Prepared Culture media, is accredited for an additional 4 years period (2018 untill 2022) by the Dutch Council of Accreditation ( L588) in accordance with the recognised International Standard ISO/IEC 17025:2005 ‘General Requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories’. The accredited methodology conforms to ISO 11133:2014.

Corporate Social Responsibility

We use only environmentally friendly energy, green power and green gas. Green power is generated by renewable sources such as wind, solar, biomass and hydropower. Our CO2 emissions are fully compensated by planting and maintaining forests. An energy scan was performed by an external agency, in accordance with the NEN-EN 16001 Energy Management Standard. Furthermore our environmental outputs are continuously monitored using our fully automated web-based Energy Management System.

ISO 9001

It is the policy of bioTRADING to achieve the highest degree of product quality, ensuring that processes and services are continuously improved and in line with international standards and customer requirements. The company's total commitment to quality and performance was reflected in 1994, when bioTRADING successfully achieved ISO 9001 accreditation. Furthermore, partly due to many external audits being regularly undertaken at our facility, our quality management systems is adapted to GMP.

State-of-the-art production facility

The new ultramodern production facility in Mijdrecht, opened in 2009, is designed and equipped to meet pharmaceutical regulations, for Ready Prepared Culture Media. For the production of Ready Prepared Culture Media we use some of the most advanced equipment available, including: large volume media preparation vessels, water cascade autoclaves, multi-lane pneumatic petri dish filling machines, tubes- & bottles filling machines, 2D-datamatrix barcodes to name a few.