Methylglyoxal Test

The Methylglyoxal activity test is measured using High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), to the ISO 17025 standard. 

The HPLC test offers a significant increase in accuracy and it is easily replicated around the world. 

Brands which grade their honey using the Methylglyoxal test might use the following ratings: 

  • MGO
  • Methylglyoxal
  • MG


Example of Methylglyoxal test certificate below, showing a activity of 298 mg/kg.


Methylglyoxal