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TRISKELION specializes in analyzing the behavior of substances Together, we face global challenges. These include how to feed the world’s growing population, overcome inequity and, at the same time, counter climate change and environmental degradation. Sustainable entrepreneurship is part of the solution: people, planet and profit are the driving force rather than profit alone. At TRISKELION, this is our corporate guiding principle.

One Health recognizes that human health, animal health and ecosystems are inextricably linked. We believe a healthy body requires healthy food and healthy food requires a healthy planet, all with healthy ecosystems and strong, resilient social structures. We simply can’t have one without the others.

TRISKELION fully supports this vision by offering testing and consultancy services to clients in the pharmaceutical, food, feed and (agro)chemical industries. Together, we drive our mission to improve human, animal and environmental health by “contributing to safe and sustainably-produced food, pharmaceutical and (agro)chemical products.”

TRISKELION has unique capabilities when it comes to applying the necessary interdisciplinary and cross-sectorial approach. With our technical expertise, highly knowledgeable teams and bespoke solutions, we’re able to fully utilize our capabilities in determining the properties of any food, pharmaceutical or (agro)chemical product. We’re able to support you with knowledge and consultancy on appropriate legislation and regulations, as well as best practices in GLP and GMP processes.

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  • 2024.2.28 | Triskelion has joined CERTANIA, a growing group specializing in Testing, Inspection, and Certification services.
    Triskelion has joined CERTANIA, a growing group specializing in Testing, Inspection, and Certification services. Renowned for its expertise in accredited laboratory services focused on food safety compliance, Triskelion leverages CERTANIA’s innovative network and expertise. Both entities share a commitment to scientific excellence, exceptional customer service and fostering sustainable and inclusive practices. As an established and independent analytical laboratory with accreditation on a global scale, TRISKELION plays a leading role in fostering compliance and transparency within the supply chains of the chemical, pharmaceutical, food, and feed industries. Operating from its modern, state-of-the-art laboratory headquarters in Utrecht, Triskelion’s nearly 80 highly experienced team members contribute daily to a reputation for superior reliability, quality, and rapid turnaround, serving over 200 customers, including numerous blue-chip organizations. Joining CERTANIA marks a pivotal moment for Triskelion, propelling the company into its next stage of development. This strategic move will empower Triskelion to expand its portfolio of analytical and consulting services, emphasizing safety, quality, and regulatory compliance. This collaboration enables Triskelion to enhance its leading position by investing in state-of-the-art compliance services and extending its global reach, providing clients with a more comprehensive suite of solutions tailored to the evolving needs of the life-science industries.

    Charles Laarhuis, CEO of Triskelion, emphasizes the strategic significance of this move: “With our combined expertise and collaboration with other CERTANIA partner companies, we are poised to become an even more credible solution provider for our clients. Being part of CERTANIA enables us to invest further in our service portfolio and infrastructure, providing innovative knowledge management tools to navigate the changing regulatory landscape and highly accurate analytical methods to ensure compliance with applicable regulations.”

    Karsten Xander, Founder and CEO of CERTANIA, welcomes Triskelion and extends the invitation to join this unique group to other entrepreneurs and owners of companies in the scientific, laboratory, and compliance services field: “We provide an opportunity to put their company into a future-proof structure. It is our fundamental aim to build a group for the long run, where strong partner companies flourish, while retaining their identity.” CERTANIA’s ecosystem provides a platform for mid-sized, knowledge-based companies to thrive under one umbrella, maintaining entrepreneurial freedom while benefiting from group resources and support.

    About CERTANIA: Under the umbrella of CERTANIA Holding GmbH, a new global market player is created in the field of Testing, Inspection & Certification as well as scientific, laboratory and compliance services. This group offers medium-sized partners a sustainable home for their life’s work. CERTANIA enables entrepreneurs and owners to further develop their companies with like-minded people, while continuing to preserve their entrepreneurial roots, corporate culture, brand, and values. For more information, visit