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What are Endocrine (Hormone) Disruptors?

Endocrine disruptors are chemicals that interfere with the hormones in our bodies. These chemicals are capable of increasing and decreasing hormone production, mimicking hormones, changing hormones from one type into another, and interfering with hormone signaling (Crisp, 1998). Through these various mechanisms, endocrine disruptors have been linked to adverse developmental, reproductive, neurological, and immune effects […]

Fish Fraud

Fighting mislabeling and fish fraud with science-based systems

In 2016, global per capita fish consumption hit 20kg for the first time. In 2019, the trend had not stopped and consumption reached 20.9kg, setting a new record.

Tellspec is part of the TRACOD project

TRACOD (Model-based Tracking of Cod and Other Fish Value Chain for Consumer Confidence Boosting and Food Engineers Education) project officially started on January 1st, 2020. The project has been funded by EIT Food and involves three partners: Tellspec, Technion and Matís. The goal of the project is to apply model-based systems engineering (MBSE) and conceptual […]

Tellspec launches the EIT-funded FishQC and Fraud system

Fish fraud is a global issue as roughly 20% of seafood worldwide is mislabelled. Wholesalers, retailers, restaurants, catering businesses and consumers deserve to know the facts about their fish supply chain, including what kind of fish it is, its nutritional profile, and how fresh it is. Fish fraud can negatively impact consumer’s health; this occurs […]

5 things we learnt at Seeds and Chips 2017-Repost from Finedininglovers

Original Post from Fine DINING Lovers. https://www.finedininglovers.com/blog/news-trends/seeds-and-chips-2017/

Future is Here: Your Pocket Laboratory That Can Give Information About Your Food

– Original Post from R-Magazine: http://rmagazine.com/future-is-here-your-pocket-laboratory-that-can-give-information-about-your-food/

Tellspec scanner in Spain: one of Tellspec’s Indiegogo contributors, Dr. A. Belzuzarri, showing how he uses Tellspec

2016 June Updates

Dear Backers We are pleased to announce that we have resolved the factory calibration issue and that we have started to ship beta units to our all our beta testers once again. We also want to share with you some of awards we recently received: 1. At Seeds and Chips, an international event that took […]

2016 May Updates

Dear Backers, As you know, we started delivering the beta units in the beginning of this year; we have recently moved the scanning production from being assembled by hand to being fully tooled.This meant that the calibration data that our scanners use have moved from being manually done by in-house by our team to being […]