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ALS Laboratories - a leader in meat and fish speciation testing

As you may have seen, a recent BBC report highlighted that more than a fifth of meat sample tests in 2017 found DNA from animals not listed on the labelling. Out of 665 results from England, Wales and……


ALS Pesticide Testing Workshop a great success

We are delighted to report that the latest ALS Pesticide Testing Workshop held on 26th September was a great success. Hosted by Laboratory Manager Mike Housden and Section Head Buddhi Dias at AL……


ALS acquires Felsilab s.r.l. in Italy

We are pleased to confirm that as part of our continued expansion in Europe, ALS has completed the acquisition of Felsilab s.r.l. in Bologna, Italy. Founded in 1989, Felsilab offers a mixture of envi……


ALS launch a Specialist Microbiology service at Rotherham

Microbiology is an intricate and complicated science. All too often, contract testing laboratories perform routine testing well, but when a crisis arises or more in-depth work is required they are una……


ALS now accredited for ANKOM Dietary Fibre Analysers

We are pleased to confirm that we have been granted UKAS accreditation to perform dietary fibre analysis using ANKOM automated instruments. Based on the AOAC method 985-29, the use of these state-of-t……


ALS Pesticide Testing Workshop - 26th September

Following the huge success of last year's event, we are pleased to confirm that we will be holding another series of Pesticide Testing 'workshops' at our UK hub laboratory in Cha……