Detection of Poisons in Food

Results from the detection of cyanide-laced salad.Recent terrorist threats have been made to poison restaurant and hotel food, especially salads, with cyanide. ChemSee's Kits readily detect cyanide in salads and other foods and are the only available detectors for poisons in food.

Detection of Cyanide in Salad (Link)

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A new article is available on thallium-related poisonings, detection and treatment of exposure:

New Products!

ChemSee is happy to announce two new products for the detection of poisons in food:

  • GAS-01 Arsenic Detector: Simple, color-based detector for arsenic in food and drink.
    Available through:
  • CN-30 Cyanide Detector: Low cost, easy-to-use test for cyanide in food and drink.
    Available through:
  • GHM-01 Detector for Heavy Metals: Low cost detection of heavy metals in water and urine.
    Available through:
  • FRM-03 Detector for Formaldehyde: Simple, easy-to-use detectors for formaldehyde.
    Available through:

Available Products

Several Detection Kits are available for the simple and rapid detection of poisons in food and drink. These Kits detect a broad range of the most commonly-used poisons and toxins via a simple color change.

ChemSee is currently developing a line of detectors for pharmaceutical contaminants.  A detector for residual azides in pharmaceutical solutions is available.

In-lab sample testing is offered through ChemSee's partner website: ChemSee-Foods.

Independent Validation

ChemSee's Food Poison Detection Kits are the only detection Kits for poisons in food that have been positively validated by the U.S. Department of Defense.  For additional information on the Kit's validation, visit our validation information page.

For pricing and additional information on these Kits, please Request a Quote
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Mar 9, 2018
Category: ChemSee News
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Appealing Products/ChemSee attended CBRNe Indianapolis on November 6th - 8th to showcase its products in the field of Food Poison Detection, Explosive Detection and Toxic Gas Detection.
Aug 30, 2017
Category: ChemSee News
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Trillions of gallons of water displaces soil and sediment which may carry Heavy Metals and other contaminants into drinking water of the citizens of Texas after the flood.
Apr 12, 2017
Category: ChemSee News
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This article focuses mainly on the technical issues of the possibility that warfare chemicals, WC, will be used in a new military conflict, one possibly initiated by N. Korea.

By: A. J. Attar, PhD


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