About Us

Vision and Mission


To be recognised internationally as a laboratory providing world-class scientific services.


To provide our community with quality analytical, forensic, and advisory services, achieved through advancing measurement science and standards by a proud and committed work force.


We act honestly, ethically and impartially at all times.

We encourage self-improvement and aim for scientific excellence.

Quality Assurance
We ensure that all our work is carried out in accordance with recognised standards.

We recognise the participation, initiative and cooperation of all our staff as being essential to our success.

Client Focus
We strive to recognise and anticipate the needs of clients, working openly and cooperatively in setting work schedules and meeting targets.

Environmental Consciousness
We are committed to conducting all our work within the established guidelines for protection of the environment.

Dr. W O Lee
Government Chemist