Contact persons for laboratory services

Laboratory units

  • Deputy Director General Janne Nieminen, Laboratory and Research Division, mobile +358  50 463 9586
  • Head of Veterinary Bacteriology and Pathology Unit, Sinikka Pelkonen, mobile +358 40 028 7061
  • Head of Virology Unit, Tuija Gadd, mobile +358 50 357 0328
  • Head of Microbiology Unit, Anna-Liisa Myllyniemi, mobile +358 40 028 7398
  • Head of Chemistry Unit, Annikki Welling, mobile  +358 40 481 2270  
  • Head of Plant Analytics Unit, Mirja Kartio, mobile +358 40 534 551

Animal disease examinations

Contact information in accordance with subject examination (in Finnish)

Feed examinations

Contact information in accordance with subject examination

Fertilizer examinations

Contact information in accordance with subject examination

Food examinations

Contact information in accordance with subject examination

Plant examinations

Contact information in accordance with subject examination

Laboratories approved by Finnish Food Authority

In addition to Finnish Food Authority’s laboratories, analyses for official control and own-checks are also carried out at laboratories that Finnish Food Authority has approved based on legislation.

The contact person for official and own-checks laboratory approval is Senior Inspector Taija Rissanen, mobile +358 50 574 6308.