Cooperation

Evira cooperates widely with various authorities

The Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and cooperates with a number of Finnish and foreign government agencies.

Laboratory services

The branch of activity of Evira's laboratories includes diagnostics of animal diseases and analytics related to food safety, as well as laboratory studies associated with the safety and quality of feeds, fertilizers and seeds.

Control

Evira manages, directs and develops the control of products used in the primary production of foods and agriculture. The goal is effective, efficient, consistent and risk-based targeted control across the entire food supply chain

Scientific research

Evira’s scientific research results are applied to directing controls, preparing regulations and in various fields such as agriculture and food industry, and to improving animal welfare.

Risk assessment

Risk assessment is a scientific process which includes hazard identification, hazard characterisation, exposure assessment and risk characterisation.