Riskplaza provides companies in the food and packaging sector with up-to-date information on food safety and food fraud risks and corresponding legislation.

Our business

The Riskplaza certification scheme is a supplier assessment system accepted by the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA). Riskplaza is part of the KTBA consulting firm, which is part of Mérieux NutriSciences.
Mérieux NutriSciences is an international organisation that supports companies in controlling the safety, health and sustainability of food products and production processes by providing laboratory analysis, consultancy, training, human resources, quality & sustainability management systems and software.

Sector specialisation

Mérieux NutriSciences specialises in services for the food industry, focusing on Business Assurance and in particular on risk mitigation, compliance, continuity and reputation management.

Specific sustainable packaging services

Mérieux NutriSciences provides specific sustainable packaging services such as LCA analyses and packaging material recommendations. We also conduct laboratory analyses of packaging materials to test biodegradability, mechanical properties and migration of substances.
We carry out laboratory analyses and provide advice on the safety, shelf life and health of food products packaged in sustainable packaging materials, so that they demonstrably comply with legal and customer requirements.

  • Sustainability policy, priorities, strategy and objectives
  • Project management, improving sustainability performance
  • Sustainability communication, reporting and certification
  • LCA analysis
  • Biodegradability analysis
  • Migration testing
  • DOC, declaration of conformity
  • Shelf life
  • Labeling
  • Claims and logos

Contact details


Jabob Schilstra, director