POS Bio-Sciences is a confidential contract research, toll processing, and analytical services organization located in Saskatoon, Canada. The company specializes in extraction, fractionation, purification and modification of bio-based materials. The company's 54,000 sq. ft. facility is comprised of 5 pilot plant processing areas, 11 laboratories, warehousing and quarantine areas, library, client rooms and administrative areas.

Total Number of Employees: 85

Total Number of Researchers: 4


POS Biosciences is ISO 9001:2008 certified, holds a Health Canada NHP Site License for manufacturing natural health products, a CFIA Site License for processing fish and marine oil with approval to export to the EU, and utilizes HACCP and traceability systems.


  • Grams to tonnes process and product development
  • Extensive analytical and laboratory services
  • Small scale specialty toll processing
  • Support services (materials management, logistics, maintenance, and information research services)


Unique Equipment and Resources:

At POS Pilot Plant you can choose from a wide range of process and product development services that are available on these scales:

  • Pilot plant scale (20 kg to tonnes.)
  • Laboratory scale (a few grams to 5 kg.)
  • Mini-pilot plant scale (an intermediate scale)
  • Larger quantities for toll processing can also be accommodated.)

Areas of Expertise:

  • Food Processing
  • Functional Foods/ Nutraceuticals
  • Oilseeds
  • Biological extracts
  • Biomaterials
  • Bioenergy/ Biofuels
  • Biopolymers
  • Bioprocessing
  • Biomass/ Feedstock
  • Enzymes
  • Contract Research


Name: Luke Driedger-Enns

Job Title: Account Associate, Ingredient Commercialization

Website: KeyLeaf

Tel: (306) 978-2841

Fax: (306) 975-3766

Address: 118 Veterinary Road, 
Saskatoon, SK S7N 2R4