Guangdong Detection Center of Microbiology (GDDCM), under the approval of the authoritative department, was established on the basis of Guangdong Institute of Microbiology and awarded the provincial CMA certificate in 1999.. In the year 2004, it was accredited by China National Accreditation of Laboratory (CNAL). Being a legal detection institution with the qualification of legal representative and the third side lab, GDDCM provides testing data and analysis reports for trade license, product quality evaluation, and sic-tech achievement verification, which are recognized and accepted internationally and have the force of law.
A perfect management system has been set up under ISO/IEC17025:2005 in the Center. With experienced professionals and the most comprehensive devices, GDDCM offers good service in testing, being scientific, impartiality and accuracy. Since its establishment, GDDCM enjoys great prestige and has been extensively trusted by clients throughout the country. To keep up with the formulation and revision of industry- related standards home and abroad, GDDCM has been in charge of or has jointly formulated and revised nearly 40 national and industry standards.
GDDCM has been designated as a recommended testing institution for the detection of anti-microbial properties of anti-microbial labeling products and knitwear by China Industry Association for Anti-Microbial Materials and Products, China Knitting Industry Association and China-Japan MRA, and also a recommended microbiological testing institution by the Branch of Perfume, Flavor, Cosmetic and Detergent Products under Guangdong Association of Light Industry. GDDCM has been approved as a testing institution for new chemical substances by Chemical Registration Center of Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People's Republic of China (MEP) and a Signing Laboratory of China Environmental United Certification Center Ltd. for environmental labeling product testing. With the approval of Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Department, GDDCM is the chief member shouldering the responsibility of the joint construction of Guangdong Food Safety Detection and Evaluation of Scientific Innovation Platform, and a member in organizing the Anti-Microbial Material Detection and Evaluation Center, which is a component part of Guangdong Material Detection and evaluation of Scientific Innovation Platform.