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Tayside Scientific Services (TSS) provides a comprehensive chemical and microbiological analytical testing service to local authorities, other public bodies, and the private sector.

Tayside Scientific Services team including Public Analysts, Food Examiners, Chemists and Microbiologists operate from a purpose built 'state of the art' laboratory facility situated in an easily accessible location in the heart of Dundee's thriving science community.

The laboratory is accredited to BS EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017 - General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) and meets the requirements for EC Official Laboratory status for both chemical analysis and microbiological examination of food and animal feeding stuffs. We also meet the Drinking Water Testing Specification (DWTS) for our potable water testing.

The UKAS accredited quality system ensures the reliability of results we produce which is reinforced by our participation in national and international quality assurance schemes.

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