Wageningen Food Safety Research performs high-quality independent scientific research into the safety, quality and reliability of food. We work with state-of-the-art facilities and our staff have extensive experience and knowledge in this field. Our clients are governmental parties, international organizations, civil society organizations and business (under specific conditions).
Partner in public-private partnerships
Wageningen Food Safety Research is a partner in many (inter)national public-private partnerships related to the Dutch 'Topsectors' and the European FP7 and Horizon 2020 programs.
International reputation is excellent
The international reputation of Wageningen Food Safety Research in the scientific world is excellent. This is evidenced by the scientific performance assessment report, part of an independent inspection performed every 4 years.
Top of the world
A substantial part of the peer-reviewed articles that is written by our researchers is among the world's top 1% and top 10% over the past few years. See our Top publications page. On the page Publications you will find all our publications.
PhD students and postdocs
Currently, 20 PhD students and postdocs are performing a research project at Wageningen Food Safety Research.