Government Chemist Annual Review 2017 available to download

News - The Government Chemist Annual Review provides highlights from the referee cases, advisory work and research carried out during the year.

11 September 2018
Julian Braybrook appointed UK Government Chemist

News - LGC announced today that Dr Julian Braybrook has been appointed the UK Government Chemist. He replaces Dr Derek Craston, who completed two terms of five years each in this Office.

01 June 2018
Scientists set to overhaul International System of Units

News - Changes will come into force on 20 May 2019. 

15 November 2018
LGC responsible for DNA analysis success on WW1 casualties at the Imperial War Museum

News - Working on the specialised recovery and identification of soldiers who fell at the Battle of Fromelles

28 June 2010
Government Chemist publishes methods for the authentication of arthritis supplement

News - LGC publishes review on definitive approaches for the authentication of supplement with a risk of serious adulteration

13 February 2018
LGC’s expertise features in special edition of international journal

News - LGC's Government Chemist team invited to contribute to special edition on food allergen analysis in highly respected journal

06 December 2017
Experts call for strategy to address gaps in food allergen analysis

News - Government Chemist Programme and expert colleagues address challenges facing food allergen measurements

27 April 2016
Government Chemist analyst discusses food allergen challenges and developments

News - Underlines why food allergens must remain priority

15 September 2014
Government Chemist and LGC discuss the latest allergen measurement techniques

News - Article in journal of the Institute of Food Science and Technology also reviews allergen non-compliance cases in UK courts

01 September 2014
New structure offers efficiency and flexibility

News - LGC has announced an important corporate re-organisation, with the formation of two new units, to ensure they remain as effective and efficient as possible

03 March 2014