ECCA is a creative and innovative laboratory: our R&D department improves, validates, and develops new test methods. In this way we are constantly working on the analyses of the future. But as a family business, we also have a rich past. Do you want to dive into our history books?
Dr. Frank Benijts opens with ECCA one of the first private and independent labs in Flanders
ECCA achieves ISO 17025 certification
Our lab moves to a new, larger location in Merelbeke
Because of the continuous growth we expand our research area
Son Tom and daughter Eva Benijts join their father’s business
Following the takeover of the respected food laboratory BIOTOX from Jabbeke, ECCA is even stronger in chemical and (micro)biological analyses
Acquisition of various customers
ECCA achieves an ISO 14001 certification
The colleagues of BIOTOX are moving from Jabbeke to the site in Merelbeke, where ECCA is taking an extra building into use. From now on, both entities will share the same location.
With QLab, ECCA is implementing an online platform that makes it much easier for clients to communicate and follow up on analyses in real time.
After an ECCA rebranding, the entire lab - including BIOTOX - goes public under a single name