LGC leads first international ring trial that demonstrates capability of laboratories to measure Cannabidiol and Controlled Cannabinoids in consumer products

News - Jointly funded initiative by OPSS within BEIS, the FSA and the Home Office, and carried out in collaboration with FSS and the DSTL, and 35 laboratories

24 June 2021
The 2021 Government Chemist Conference, beginning today, will explore the challenge of ensuring safe food for tomorrow’s world

Blog - Conference outlines how food safety, authenticity and sustainability impact on life quality and health outcomes

23 June 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
LGC connects the dots of supply chain assurance with launch of LGC ASSURE

News - Four LGC brands come under the LGC ASSURE to offer a connected series of supply chain assurance solutions across critical touchpoints

16 June 2021
Mike Rogers awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2021

News - Assistant Director in LGC's Grant Management Group awarded MBE for services to Covid-19 Research Funding

14 June 2021
LGC releases clinical diagnostic quality solution for SARS-CoV-2 variant analysis

News - Kit contains full SARS-CoV-2 genomic RNA with focus on S-gene mutations in three prominent variants of concern

09 June 2021
New hard drinking water reference material from NML at LGC traceable to the SI

News - Material characterised through measurements carried out via an inter-laboratory study involving 26 national and international laboratories

08 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
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