LGC switches to renewable electricity in Germany

News - From January 2022, the electricity we purchase for five of our sites in Germany - Augsburg, Berlin, Kulmbach, Luckenwalde and Wesel - will be generated from 100% renewable sources.

26 January 2022
LGC publishes ESG report for 2020-21

News - LGC's first ESG report using GRI Standards, the most widely used sustainability reporting framework 

01 December 2021
World Standards Day 2021

Blog - On 14th October, we celebrate World Standards Day. Documentary standards provide an agreed “best way of doing things”, based on expert knowledge and best practice from across the world.

14 October 2021
Boosting Scotland’s Food and Drink industry with measurement science

Blog - In support of advancing innovation in measurement research, a centre focussed on advanced measurement research and health translation was launched in Glasgow in December 2019, as an articulation of a strategic continuing partnership between the UK National Measurement Laboratory (NML) hosted at LGC and the University of Strathclyde

20 August 2021
NML responds to the 2021 UK Innovation Strategy

News - We particularly welcome the recognition of the world-leading status of the UKs Public Sector Research Establishments (PSREs) and other publicly funded research institutes such as ours and the increased role these will play in catalysing and supporting innovations with significant local economic and societal impacts.

26 July 2021
Rediscover Measurement for Recovery to help your business

Blog - Last summer, the National Measurement Laboratory (NML) at LGC, alongside other National Measurement System Laboratories, launched Measurement for Recovery (M4R) to help companies across the UK to recover in the challenging economic environment resulting from COVID-19, by giving them access to the expertise and resources of the UK’s leading measurement science laboratories.

22 July 2021
LGC’s ultra-high throughput Nexar™ technology provides significant PCR testing capacity at Rosalind Franklin Laboratory

News - Ultra-high throughput technology enables large-scale PCR testing in reposnse to global pandemic

13 July 2021
Partnership to drive forward advances in measurement science

News - Three-year strategic partnership aims to advance metrology research

07 July 2021
TNAC wins Best COVID-19 Responder award

News - Awarded for efforts in supporting research and development of diagnostics and vaccines for COVID-19

21 June 2021
Government Chemist team publish a tutorial review of cannabinoids

Blog - CBD edible products are now regulated as novel foods. They must also be compositionally safe and correctly labelled. To assist regulation and trade the Government Chemist has published a tutorial review of the common names, abbreviations, regulation, psychoactivity and analytical methodology for the principle cannabinoids.

19 May 2021