We provide assistance to ensure safety and stability of food products entering the marketplace including:

  • Lab analysis for pH, water activity, and Brix measurement of food and beverage products.
  • Process authority approval and scheduled process: Product review, documentation, and process validation.
  • Resources for nutrition analysis, co-packers, packaging suppliers, shelf-life studies and more.
  • Regulatory compliance: Registration and licensing with state and federal agencies.
  • Small scale food entrepreneurship: A technical guide for food ventures.
  • Better process control school: Necessary certification for acidified and low-acid food manufacturers.
  • Contact snp47 [at] cornell.edu (Shannon Prozeller) if you're interested in presentations and workshops. 

Service fees

New York state business

$30 one time fee

Non-New York state business

$55 one time fee

New York state business

$25 per sample/per test

Non-New York state business

$38 per sample/per test

 

Current turnaround is 1 week

New York state business

$40 per product

Non-New York state business

$70 per product

 

Current turnaround is 2-3 weeks

New York state business

$85 per product / $170 per product (expedited)

Non-New York state business

$150 per product / $300 per product (expedited)

 

Current turnaround is 7-8 weeks (regular service) / 3-4 weeks (expedited service)

New York state business

$135 per product / $ 170 per product (expedited)

Non-New York state business

$220 per product / $440 per product (expedited)

 

Current turnaround is 7-8 weeks (regular service) / 3-4 weeks (expedited service)

Scheduled Process Versions are slight modifications to a formulation to create another product. Example: Mild salsa and hot salsa

New York state business

$65 per product / $130 per product (expedited)

Non-New York state business

$105 per product / $210 per product (expedited)

 

Current turnaround is 7-8 weeks (regular service) / 3-4 weeks (expedited service)

New York state business

$40 per product / $80 per product (expedited)

Non-New York state business

$75 per product / $ 150 per product (expedited)

 

Current turnaround is 7-8 weeks (regular service) / 3-4 weeks (expedited service)

New York state business

$165 per product / $230 per product (expedited)

Non-New York state business

$250 per product / $500 per product (expedited)

 

Current turnaround is 7-8 weeks (regular service) / 3-4 weeks (expedited service)

New York state business

$360 per product size

Non-New York state business

$600 per product size

New York state business

$75 per product / $150 per product (expedited)

Non-New York state business

$115 per product / $230 per product (expedited)

 

Current turnaround is 7-8 weeks (regular service) / 3-4 weeks (expedited service)