Who we are


As one of the world’s largest and most diversified testing services providers, ALS has sites strategically located around the world to provide accurate and timely services. We have operations in more than 350 locations, in 55 countries, and on six continents. We have teams of experts around the world available to provide specialised business solutions that align with client needs. Major hub laboratories are located in Australia, Asia, North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

ALS Life Sciences in Europe employs over 1300 professional laboratory and support personnel represented in 13 countries at 31 locations.
The European network consists of modern, analytical, ISO 17025 accredited laboratories and national service centres. Main laboratories are located in the Czech Republic, Sweden, Portugal, United Kingdom & Ireland, Turkey and Denmark. National service centres and smaller laboratories are located in Norway, Finland, Poland, Slovakia, Romania and Spain.

While varying in size and capabilities, the network performs an extensive range of physical, chemical, microbiological, biological, radiological and ecotoxicological analysis to meet the needs of local and regional clients.
Inter-office support and courier arrangements facilitate timely access to the full range of services and on-time delivery of results.

ALS Life Sciences Europe has also a number of centres of excellence dedicated to specialty services and industrial applications. These laboratories utilise the latest high-resolution technology in order to meet very stringent demands from clients worldwide:

ALS operates the best equipped laboratory globally for determination of metals (elements). Examples of analyses include chemical composition, impurities, and stable as well as radiogenic isotopes.