food analyst


Food analysts perform standardised tests to determine the chemical, physical, or microbiological features of products for human consumption.

Alternative label

  • food analysis expert

  • food researcher

  • food analysis specialist

  • food research specialist

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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