UK National Measurement Laboratory

As the UK’s designated institute for chemical and bio-measurement, we deliver world-leading measurement science to solve complex global challenges, ensuring trust and confidence in the thousands of measurements performed routinely within the UK to improve quality of life.

We support the work of the Government Chemist.


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Discover how we use our measurement expertise to help support UK pandemic preparedness.

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Thousands of decisions that affect our everyday lives are based on measurements.

To be able to rely on these decisions, there must be confidence in the measurements themselves.

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