About Us

International Laboratory Services is a market leading contract laboratory, providing food and pharmaceutical laboratory testing services. ILS provide a wide range of UKAS accredited, cGMP compliant chemical and microbiological testing to both the food and pharmaceutical industries.

With over 40 years of experience, our two separate divisions of trained and skilled scientists allow us to provide high scientific standards of quality, accuracy and delivery. Continual investment in the laboratories and the latest technologies allow ILS to remain ahead of the field in contract laboratory research, consultancy and testing services.


 Our Services



 What we Provide



 Our Facilities



 Sales & Customer Service



 Location & Contact



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Our Services

Food Testing Services

ILS supports the fast delivery of safer foods with food chemistry and microbiology laboratory testing services, specialising in the analysis of food products, additives and ingredients.

Pharmaceutical Testing Services

ILS supports the pharmaceutical development process by providing our customers with a “Quality Risk Management” approach to up hold their regulatory application through the provision of CMC services.

What we Provide

We pride ourselves on customer service and believe that the best way of retaining our customers is to provide:

Quality assured, cost effective service 
Fast and on time delivery of accurate results 
Ease of communication 
Complete customer confidentiality 
Independent, tailored testing and advice 
High performance design delivery systems 
Knowledgeable and helpful staff

Our Facilities

Our purpose built laboratories are amongst the most impressive, fully equipped facilities in Europe. 

Continual expansion and investment in new technologies, instrumentation and laboratory personnel has led to our scope of UKAS accreditation to be one of the most extensive in the UK. We are also M&S and Tesco approved.  In addition to this, we can be flexible and work to your preferred methods.

ILS are fully versed in pharmaceutical testing, we are an independent, MHRA and FDA approved contract laboratory that specialises in the analysis of pharmaceutical products and ingredients. As part of our provision of the service we conform to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP). 

Sales & Customer Service

Our strong customer focus is led by our Business Development and Sales Team.  Responsive to our customers, the team is committed to delivering a tailor made, one-stop service that is dedicated to ensuring that our customers receive the highest standard of service at all times.

Regular meetings and audits with our customers are encouraged. These are reinforced with our regular customer service calls which provide valuable feedback enabling us to maintain a TOTAL QUALITY SERVICE. 

Location and contact

Located in rural Derbyshire just four miles from junction 24 of the M1 and just off of the A50 in close proximity to East Midlands Airport, our laboratories are ideally situated to service all of the UK. Dependent upon your location and the number of samples involved, a collection service, utilising ILS transport, equipped with temperature controlled storage, can be provided.


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For more information and advice or to obtain a free quotation for your testing requirements, please contact us.

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