An editorial about the growth in the number of new psychoactive substances (NPS) on the drugs market, also known as ‘legal highs’, ‘bath salts’, or ‘research chemicals’, was published in the section "Editorial and perspective" of Drug Testing and Analysis in the July-August 2014 issue.
The quality of the analysis of drugs in biological material in the forensic area is important because the results of the analysis affect judicial decisions.
More than 150 students attended an inspirational taster day at the University of South Wales where they learnt how forensic science applies to our everyday lives.
James Nutt from Cansford presented at the Scientific Meeting of the Society of Hair Testing (SoHT) on "Hair analysis in the workplace: global harmonisation required", June 2014.
Cansford's sister company in Brazil, ChromaTox, is hosting the 20th Meeting of the Society of Hair Testing (SoHT) in São Paulo in May 2015.
Cansford Laboratories is proud to be the only UK laboratory to be presenting at the Society of Hair Testing for the second year running! Our poster, titled “Hair analysis in the workplace: global harmonisation required”, will be on show in Bordeaux from the 11-13 June 2014.
We pride ourselves on innovation and experience in the field of hair drug testing and are proud to share our knowledge with others.
Scientists based in Cardiff that revolutionised the drug and alcohol abuse testing techniques reach 21st year milestone