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How Are Our Analytical Services Used in the Medical Industry?

Published: 4th June 2021

In the second of a series of short videos from our Analytical Services department, the team gives you an insight into our state of the art facilities and explains how our cutting edge technology is used in the medical industry. Sheffield Assay Office is a UKAS accredited organisation that has been providing testing to the medical industry for more than 30 years. 

Viewers are given a brief glimpse of ICP-OES and ICP-MS equipment used by the company's expert Senior Chemists, and other specialist, internationally validated analysis apparatus used to ensure a high standard in all of our test results, providing process validation and/or quality control of medical products.

We pride ourselves on being the only UK laboratory to offer bespoke turnaround from 24 ours to 10 days!

Watch the full video below and click here to find out more about Analytical Services at Sheffield Assay Office.


The Sheffield Assay Office was established in 1773, under an Act of Parliament and today the company assays and hallmarks the precious metals - silver, gold, platinum and palladium. Sheffield Assay Office is one of only four UK assay offices who all work to uphold the Hallmarking Act of 1973 and continue to ensure consumer protection for customers purchasing precious metals.

To find out more about the whole range of services offered by Sheffield Assay Office, such as our hallmarking and analytical services, please email us at or complete the contact form on our website at,

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