Manuka Health Manuka Honey
Manuka Health test every jar of Manuka honey three times throughout the extraction, process and packing process to ensure that it is true to label and pure from contaminants.
Manuka Health Manuka honey is tested to industry standards to ensure each batch is genuine New Zealand Manuka honey as set out by the MPI (Ministry of Primary Industries, New Zealand) new standards set in December 2017. The definition specifies a set of five science-based markers which identify the origin of Manuka honey.
Purity, Quality & Food safety
To ensure the absolute integrity and purity of Manuka Health's precious Manuka honey, Manuka Health have a strict quality testing process which includes microbiology, toxins, sugars, pollen, moisture content, flavour, colour and enzyme activity.
Because Manuka Health's hives are placed in the wild – remote, pristine environments away from agricultural land - there is very little risk of herbicides and pesticides being present in the environment.
However to be absolutely certain of this, Manuka Health also routine test their honey for pesticides and herbicides including glysophate residues to make sure that the Mauka Honey leaving their packing facility is of the highest quality and food safety and free of any contaminants.