ILS - Micro Labs, Pharmaceutical Analysis
ILS is one of the largest independent
suppliers of contract laboratory services in the UK. We offer a
comprehensive range of chemistry & microbiological testing to the
pharmaceutical, food, environmental and consumer product industries.
With nearly 40 years experience, we are committed to delivering a
cost effective, tailor made service to meet our clients increasing
demands for a quick turnaround without compromising on quality or
We are an approved GMP and UKAS accredited laboratory, therefore
quality is guaranteed through state of the art analytical equipment,
validated test methods and SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and
highly trained employees.
Located in rural Derbyshire we are a one site laboratory ideally
situated to service most parts of the UK.
Our mission is to
deliver “quality through partnership”
The Pharmaceutical Chemistry laboratory
can offer a wide range of Pharmaceutical Analysis from early stage
development to final product release.
Our laboratory is fully GMP compliant and we are regularly inspected
by MHRA and FDA.
With extensive experience in ICH Stability storage trials, ILS has
several walk in chambers, set to a variety of storage conditions in
accordance to ICH guidelines.
The scope of our chemical testing includes, but is not limited
Batch Release Testing
Raw Material and API Testing
Pharmacopoeial Testing (BP, EP, USP & JP)
Controlled Substances Analysis
Medical Device Testing
Herbal Medicine Testing
WFI & Purified Water Testing
The Pharmaceutical Microbiology
laboratory can offer a wide range of analysis for raw materials,
finished products and medical devices. All testing is carried out in
accordance with pharmacopoeial, UKAS or to clients preferred
The scope of our micro testing includes, but is not limited to;
Purified & Potable water testing
Preservative Efficacy Testing
Validation of Methodology
The Food Chemistry laboratory has
extensive knowledge and understanding of all aspects of food chem.
We can offer a wide range of analysis on food and drink products to
ensure quality, suitability for purpose and food labeling
requirements in accordance with UKAS.
ILS is one of the few contract laboratories that offers cooking
guideline verification which enables manufactures to provide their
consumers with the correct information for the re-heating of ready
meals and food products and its importance in terms of product
quality and safety.
The scope of our Chemistry testing includes, but is not limited
Group1 and 2 Nutritional Testing
Meat Content Testing
Meat and Fish Speciation
Elemental Analysis/Heavy Metals
Preservatives and Sweeteners
The Food microbiology laboratory has a
wealth of knowledge in tackling the major issues that are associated
within the food industry. The majority of our food microbiology
testing is accredited by UKAS but we are also TESCO, M&S & DEFRA
ILS was one of the first laboratories in the country to have a fully
automated testing system.
The scope of our microbiology testing includes, but is not
Food, Water and Animal Feed Testing
Microbiological Quality Determination
Shelf Life Determination
Environmental Swab Testing
To find out more about what ILS can
offer you or your company, whether you are a new start-up, or a well
established business, please give us a call on 01332 793000, send us
an email to mkt@ILSmail.co.uk
or take a look at our website
We are always happy and willing to discuss any requirements you may