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Sheffield Assay Office attends the launch of Exploring Silver exhibition at David Mellor Design Museum

6
Aug

Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019

Sheffield Assay Office were delighted to attend the opening night of the Exploring Silver; Form, Pattern and Texture exhibition at David Mellor Design Museum in Hathersage, Sheffield.

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Pair made more than £40,000 selling mis-described jewellery online

6
Aug

Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019

Two taxi drivers have been sentenced and fined after a court found them guilty of selling dangerous cosmetics and counterfeit jewellery on ebay. Read on for the full story...

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Sheffield Assay Office are delighted to celebrate the success of Goldsmiths North 2019

31
Jul

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019

With the first year over and preparations afoot for 2020, Goldsmiths North and Sheffield Assay Office are delighted to celebrate the success of the first contemporary Silverware and Jewellery selling Fair at Cutlers’ Hall, Sheffield.

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Your customer service exceeds anything I've experienced in 18 years

19
Jul

Friday, Jul 19, 2019

Read this effusive and heartfelt testimonial from a very impressed customer at ComparetheDiamond.com

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54 alerts about dangerously high levels of lead, nickel or cadmium

19
Jul

Friday, Jul 19, 2019

The EU issued 54 alerts, urgently recalling jewellery products due to dangerously high levels of lead, nickel or cadmium in 2018. This included necklaces, rings, earrings and watches.

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Explaining XRF and how it has revolutionised precious metal analysis

19
Jul

Friday, Jul 19, 2019

In the last 15 years the analysis of precious metals has been revolutionised by the use of XRF. In this article we outline the basic principles of ED-XRF (Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence), and how we can use it to give fast and accurate results to our customers across a wide range of industries including helping to protect the public against fraud, and the trader against unfair competition.

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Sheffield Assay Office receives official Responsible Jewellery Council certification

18
Jul

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019

Sheffield Assay Office has been awarded a three year official certification by the Responsible Jewellery Council, supporting the ambitious agenda of the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

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Treasures Unveiled at Sheffield Assay Office

3
Jul

Wednesday, Jul 03, 2019

Sheffield Assay Office welcomed over 35 Sheffield City Region Female Entrepreneurs and Directors to an evening of ‘Treasures and Tours’ on Tuesday 18th June. The evening was a great success and showcased the work of Sheffield Assay Office and their Analytical Services department.

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