Novel, customised solutions for highly complex measurement challenges
LGC has been a trusted partner to governments and regulatory agencies, providing bespoke solutions for highly complex chemical and bioanalytical challenges for over 170 years.
We are unique in hosting a number of national roles for UK Government including the Government Chemist
function. We are also the National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute (DI)
for chemical and bio-measurement and a National Reference Laboratory
in a range of key areas, including genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and feed additives.
Our complete portfolio of regulatory services extends far beyond our statutory role to include a very broad range of established, high-regarded testing services, including bespoke test development, contract research, government-owned contractor-operated (GOCO) contract testing and high-throughput testing & reporting
Our regulatory services meet a broad range of testing requirements from high-throughput, routine testing of samples for human consumption to highly technically challenging analytical test development and implementation.
To learn more about the scientific excellence that supports our government services; please visit the National Measurement Laboratory
pages of our website.
Government services brochure
Government Chemist Review