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Minerva Scientific Limited joins the Tentamus Group

6th September 2017

Berlin The Tentamus Group today welcomes its newest Group Member: Minerva Scientific Limited (“Minerva”). Specialised in the Group’s core competencies of honey and pharmaceutical testing, the acquisition of Minerva further expands Tentamus’ global reach. Abgar Barseyten, CEO of Tentamus Group, says, “We take our slogan ‘Labs for Life’ seriously and our labs throughout the world strive to deliver high-quality food and pharmaceutical testing. Together with QSI in Bremen (Germany) and CFL (USA) we are the global market leader in high-end honey testing.”

Ian Brown, CEO of Minerva, commented, “We have worked with QSI and the Tentamus Group for many years. We are delighted to join the group which will give us the platform to further enhance our ability to provide outstanding analytical testing services, whilst maintaining market leading levels of personalised service to our clients. Through the knowledge and expertise existing within the Tentamus network of laboratories, we will be able to meet all of the testing requirements of our clients and offer a range of exciting career opportunities for our staff.”


About Minerva Scientific Limited

Minerva was founded in 2001 and is based in Derby, UK. Evolving from a broad range of testing services it has developed into a niche market specialist offering chemistry based testing services. Widely regarded as the UK market leader in the UK’s honey market it also services pharmaceutical and medical clients allowing an extensive range of products to be bought to market throughout the UK and EU.

About Tentamus Group

Tentamus Group GmbH was founded in 2011. Tentamus is a global product and safety group with a core presence in Europe, UK, Israel, China and the USA. Accredited and licensed Tentamus Group tests, audits and consults on all products involving the human body (food & feed, pharmaceuticals & medical, agrochemicals, cosmetics, agriculture & environment and nutraceutical & supplements). Tentamus Group is represented in over 30 locations worldwide. More than 1,600 highly-trained staff members work in over 1 million square feet of laboratory and office spaces. For further information please visit www.tentamus.com.


Tentamus Group GmbH
An der Industriebahn 5
13088 Berlin
Contact: Dr. Yvonne Pfeifer
Tel. +49 30/206 038 164

Minerva Scientific
Stoney Gate Road
Spondon, Derby DE21 7RY
Contact: Ian Brown
Tel: +44 (0)1332 890384







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