Microsep is a supplier of high technology laboratory and analytical instrumentation in Southern Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.  Via our principal, Hygiena International, we offer the sale and support of food testing systems for rapid detection of pathogens, spoilage organisms, GMOs and allergens by ATP and real-time PCR.

Hygiena delivers rapid microbial detection, monitoring, and identification solutions to a wide range of industries, including food and beverage, health care, hospitality, pharmaceuticals, and personal care. Utilizing advanced technologies and patented designs, Hygiena provides industry-leading ATP monitoring systems, PCR-based foodborne pathogen detection, DNA fingerprint molecular characterization systems, allergen tests and environmental collection devices.

Rapid Hygiene Monitoring Solutions

Utilising advanced technologies and patented designs, Hygiena provides industry-leading ATP monitoring systems, PCR-based foodborne pathogen detection, allergen tests and environmental collection devices for the food and beverage industries.

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Powerful PCR Monitoring

Hygiena’s BAX System uses PCR technology to detect unwanted bacteria in raw ingredients, finished food products and environmental samples.

  • Accurate results with fewer re-tests, shorter storage time for products on hold and less waste
  • Real-Time PCR Quantification, leading with BAX system SalQuant™ for Salmonella

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ATP Monitoring

Food and beverage processors use ATP systems to rapidly verify if surfaces have been cleaned thoroughly so that new product runs are not contaminated and to ensure biofilms are not developing on the surface that could affect quality.

  • EnSURE™ Touch ATP tester is the next-generation quality monitoring system providing rapid and accurate sanitation verification
  • Verify sanitation of surfaces in as little as 10 seconds

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Rapid Microbial Screening

Hygiena’s Innovate system enables food & beverage manufacturers to rapidly confirm the quality of their product inventory for fast, efficient and safe product release.

  • Actionable data 30 minutes after incubation 
  • Benefit with the Innovate Autosampler III System, a high-volume automated sampling solution for high throughput bottling and aseptic packaging facilities. Sample up to ~ 2000 assays per hour.

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Insite Pathogen Surface Tests

Hygiena’s InSite is an easy-to-use, self-contained, environmental Listeria species test. Each device contains a chromogenic liquid media formulated with antibiotics, growth enhancers, and colour-changing compounds specific to Listeria species. Tests are available for Listeria monocytogenes (L. mono) and  Salmonella.

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