About LGC

LGC is an international life sciences measurement and testing company, building leading positions in sustainably growing markets. Our offering is underpinned by our heritage and expertise in regulation, accreditation and standard setting. We provide reference materials, genomics solutions and analytical testing products and services, based on our innovations and our own intellectual property. We work with customers in the pharmaceuticals, agricultural biotechnology, food, environment, government, academic, security and sports sectors to achieve excellence in investigative, diagnostic and measurement science.

Our comprehensive quality system supports and enhances business excellence and ensures we provide our customers with the level of service and the quality of products they expect. Our operations are extensively accredited to international quality standards such as ISO/IEC 17025.

With a history dating back to 1842, we have been home to the UK Government Chemist for more than 100 years. We are the designated UK National Measurement Institute for chemical and bioanalytical measurement, providing metrology research, calibration and testing.  

We help customers conform to international statutory and regulatory standards. Science is at the heart of all we do - for a safer world.