Informed Sport launches mobile app, the first global tool for finding banned substance-tested supplements

News - The free app allows athletes, drug tested personnel and supplement users to easily find Informed Sport-tested and -certified sports nutrition products through multiple search options, including product barcode scanning.

23 April 2021
Earth Day: How to use science to protect our environment

Blog - Today is the 51st annual Earth Day, a global cause which started in 1970 to celebrate the environment and focus efforts to protect it.

22 April 2021
National Measurement Laboratory and Learning Science launch virtual training on core laboratory skills

News - Developed in collaboration with the UK’s National Measurement Laboratory (NML-hosted by LGC) and Learning Science Ltd, Praxis provides eLearning modules on the measurement of mass, volume and pH, and on solution preparation – essential skills relevant to a wide range of sectors and educational levels.

24 March 2021
Happy British Science Week 2021!

Blog - British Science Week 2021 takes place from 5-14 March, and we've gathered some science content with this year's themes of #GenerationScience and #SmashingStereotypes

09 March 2021
Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Blog - Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science and this year’s theme is focused on the women at the forefront of the fight against COVID. We spoke with Dr Eloise Busby, whose work in the Molecular and Cell Biology team at the UK National Measurement Laboratory at LGC has supported SARS-CoV-2 molecular diagnostics

11 February 2021
New Wetestyoutrust.com website unifies LGC’s banned-substance testing and certification programs

News - Enhancements for the Informed Sport (informed-sport.com) and Informed Choice (informed-choice.com) websites include a more robust search functionality allowing users to filter products by regional availability, product type, brand or goal

01 February 2021
LGC acquires Technopath Clinical Diagnostics, strengthening its position in clinical quality controls

News - Complements a wide breadth of existing manufacturing capabilities

01 February 2021
UFC Recognizes Informed Choice as an Accredited Certification Agency

News - After an update to their Anti-Doping Policy in 2019, UFC athletes are directed to only use supplements tested and certified by an accredited certification agency.

18 January 2021
Standards for the holiday season: toy safety

Blog - Christmas is right around the corner, and with it the promise of toys for children under the tree. Like any consumer product, toys need to be safe and comply with the toy regulation and corresponding toy safety standards. 

18 December 2020
LGC partners with IAG to become an exclusive distributor of SdAR soil RMs

News - LGC's industrial team has recently partnered with the International Association of Geoanalysts (IAG) to become an exclusive distributor of SdAR sediment reference materials (RMs).

09 November 2020