Recommended UK Laboratory Testing

We have a vast knowledge, experience and technical expertise within the fields of food and pharmaceutical chemistry and microbiology. We work with a wide range of customers, from some of the largest pharmaceutical businesses and food manufacturers in the world, to smaller well established and new emerging companies.

Have a look at what our clients say about us:



  " ILS Food Microbiology is providing an excellent service. Samples are turned around

    very quickly, which supports really well tight deadlines on projects and productions.

    The value for money is really good too. And last but not at all least, the customer

    care provided is absolutely perfect: follow up of emails and questions is rapid, and

    the team is doing a great job at keeping the customer posted on what is happening

    to the samples."

One of the leading branded soft drinks businesses in the UK           


  "We want to thank ILS Pharmaceutical Chemistry for the rapid turnaround of

   the propanol testing. This was delivered ahead of time and has been extremely

  advantageous to both ourselves and our customer.  We are delighted with your

  proactivity and assistance with this quick turnaround.”

Global Contract Manufacturing and Development Organisation           


  "Many thanks to ILS for your excellent and personal service; whenever we have

   food micro testing requirements, I’ll be using ILS again. Will also recommend to


Institute of Food Research, Norwich, UK           


  "Percuro Medica  has been using  ILS for a number of years. During this time

   period, the service provided has been  very professional and  assay results are

   always provided in a timely manner at a competitive price. We would recommend

   ILS as a contract laboratory." 

Head of QA & Director, Percuro Medica, London, UK         


  "ILS are a brilliant company...

   ILS pick the samples up in a refrigerated van, brilliant! I have audited ILS and the

   systems in place are second to none, and the reporting is excellent . The people on

   the phone when ringing for a favour (because lets face it we all have them) are very

   helpful, and your location is perfect, so if something important comes up we just

   drop the samples in."

Shire Vale Foods, Cropwell Bishop, Nottingham, UK        


   "Thanks ILS, highly recommended...

   We are a small business based in the West Midlands. We were recommended

   by a supplier to use ILS for our micro testing. I am 100% satisfied with the services

   provided, they are reliable, quick turnarounds, very reasonable with pricing and

   great overall customer service."

  Food Process & Packaging Company, West Midlands       


  "Keep up the GREAT work!

   I have always received excellent service from the ILS from start to finish. Timing 

   and reports have always met my expectations and everything is communicated in

   a professional and timely manner." 

ArcPharma UK Limited, Middlesex, UK         


  "ILS have been very helpful in setting up shelf life tests to support our new product


Ian de Courcy, Great British Confit        


  "I have been using ILS for over 10 years, both at my previous Company and my

   current one. What differentiates ILS from other contract testing laboratories

   laboratories is their customer service and reliability. They are always happy to

   discuss any particular requirement you may have and go the extra mile to help

   you out."   

Marissa Schwoch, Director, Food Microbiology Solutions Ltd        


  "All of us at MightyBee have been very impressed by the services offered by

   International Laboratory Services. All the staff we have dealt with have been very

   friendly and extremely helpful. ILS have been flexible to meet our needs and have

   been very professional and efficient in everything that they have done for us."

Mighty Bee Limited, London, UK        


  "Thank you to ILS and your team for a quick turn around it really makes a difference

   for the results of our competition."

Pearman Food Consultants, Lancashire, UK