Founded in 1997, the company is mainly engaged in applied research in the field of “Quality Assurance of Consumer Products” and offers various services and specific consulting to the industry involved.
FABES was founded by Dr. Otto Piringer, who, as the long-time head of the Product Safety and Analytics Department at the Fraunhofer Institute IVV, has more than 30 years of experience in the field of “Measurement and theoretical estimation of migration processes from polymers and other matrices in contact media”. He was a member of the Commission for Consumer Products of the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) in Berlin for 25 years.
Since its foundation, the team has grown to just under 20 and has been able to successively expand its focus activities.
FABES Forschungs-GmbH has been certified in accordance with DINENISO17025 by the German Accreditation Body DAkkS since 2011.