IFR Extra

IFR Extra pulls together the capacity of Institute of Food Research (IFR) expertise and equipment in food analysis for easy access by companies at an affordable price. It is aimed at small and medium sized businesses as well as being open to the bigger food companies. They can undertake short-term applied research, trouble-shooting and specialist analysis as well as providing access to experts on a consultancy basis.

IFR Extra has its own new laboratories and staff but it can also access the full range of experts and resources of the Institute to put together multidisciplinary teams quickly. They aim to provide a cost-effective, confidential service underpinned by a group of highly-respected consultants covering microbiology, authentication, food materials science, retail analysis, product development, legislation, product marketing, polymers & packaging and nutritional advice.

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IFR Extra 
Norwich Research Park  
Norwich 
NR4 7UH

Telephone: +44 (0)1603 255342 

Email: info@ifrextra.co.uk 


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    Norwich Research Park is set in 230 hectares of parkland